With the recent corporate scandals involving such companies as Enron and Martha Stewart, the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR) has once again made its way to the forefront of contemporary management ideologies. However, CSR itself is not a new concept. In fact, societies as far back
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a very controversial topic. A question that has been debated for the past few decades is; is it corporately viable to introduce social responsibility as a proposed addition to the work ethic of business organisations. As well as, if adopting the framework of
What is corporate social responsibility? It's also known as social responsibility. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is when a company or an organization striking a balance between profitability and our contributions to the communities in which they operate and being obligated to
Corporate Social Reasonability is a commitment by a corporation to develop socially responsible policies in the areas of work and family life, community welfare, ecology and human rights. Business today has recognized that in order to be successful they must earn the respect and confidence of their
Corporate social responsibility is a company's obligation to be responsible to all of its stakeholders in all its operations and activities with the aim of achieving sustainable development not only in the economical component but also in the social and environmental dimensions company's stakeholder
Morrisons recently published last April its "Corporate social responsibility report" (CSR report, 2006) for the previous financial year. The report puts high regard on Morrisons' effort to minimise the impact of its business operations on the environment. Moreover, the report stresses the catering o
Since its establishment in 1962, Wal-Mart has grown to be one of the biggest conglomerates in the world. Inevitably, with the expansion of the company, the weight and number of social and ethical issues facing the company has increased.
The key issues discussed in this particular
Throughout history corporations have been able to generate an abundance of wealth for its stock holders. Since the inception of the first modern corporation the idea of giving back to society has been an issue. Corporate Social Responsibility began as a form of paternalistic philanthropy in the earl
What is corporate social responsibility (CSR)?
According to the ¡®Wikipedia¡¯ , ¡°Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a company s obligation to be accountable to all of its stakeholders in all its operations and activities with the aim of achieving sustainable development not only in t
Corporate Social Responsibility: Perspectives
"The modern large industrial corporation is in many respects a public institution .it holds power in trust for the whole community". The quotation epitomizes the awesome power, influence and resources that the present day business corporation possess
Corporation is a legal entity made of natural persons or other legal entities that holds legal identity within the society. Corporate social responsibility is the duty of a corporation to create wealth in ways that avoid harms to, protect, or enhance societal assets. The idea of Social Responsibilit
Corporate Social Responsibility, a theory that has evolved since the 1990s, seeks to see businesses be responsible for their actions socially and environmentally. There is an increasing trend by businesses to adopt Corporate Social Responsibility Practices. This paper attempts to defin
Management report: The Corporate Social Responsibility
CRS in terms of marketing strategy and competitive advantage.
This present paper tries to enhance the different views about CSR, in the global vision of all the stakeholders, in the particular context of retailing. We will treat th
The aim of this essay is to determine, whether the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility is put into practice at Erste Bank Group .
First, the development of CSR over time will be shown. After defining what CSR is about, the concept of the Triple Bottom Line will be outlined.
Definitions of CSR:-
There is no universally accepted definition of CSR. Selected definitions by CSR organizations and actors include:
"Corporate Social Responsibility is the continuing commitment by business to behave ethic
Business ethics and corporate social responsibility have become an increasing area of focus for organizations today. However, this has not always been the case in the American business environment. Chapter three "Conducting Business Ethically and Responsibly" (R.W. Griffin & R.J. Ebert, p.56 - p.87)
Aviation industry exerts great influence on growth of national economy and it has an overriding effect on national security. Air New Zealand is an international airline registered and based in New Zealand. It provides cargo transport services and air passenger within New Zealand, as well as to and f
Ethical Behavior and Corporate Social Responsibility
Ethical behavior and corporate social responsibility go hand in hand. Business ethics is very similar to normal every day ethics in that it involves being fully aware of what we are doing, including the complications and consequences of our act