Answer: Tables that present a brief description and key references of concepts and tools with respect to ‘strategic purpose’.
Expressions of Strategic Purpose
Answers the question/s
Key Influences on Strategic Purpose
Social Responsibility and Ethics
Stakeholder mapping: the power/interest matrix
Corporate Social Responsibility Stances:
Forum for stakeholder interaction
Shaper of society
Views on the Purpose of a business
Milton Friedman’s Profit Maximization
Charles Handy’s Stakeholder View
The New Capitalists’ Argument: ‘Society and shareowners are becoming one and the same’
TASK B : Applying the above concepts and tools, provide table(s) and/or figure/s to answer the Following questions:
Drawing on corporate responsibility stances, or the three perspectives on the key debates ( Johnson et al.; p.147) what is the rationale of :
The founders of (Product) RED?
The director for social responsibility for GAP?
The author of the article in the TIMES?
Corporate Social Responsibility Stance
Perspective on the Key Debate
TASK C: Provide a 500 word commentary on TASK B.
1. Provide a summary of the above table.
2. What views might shareholders of GAP of