Economic Responsibility

Economic responsibility is one of the three pillars of CSR and Sustainable Development in corporations and nonprofits. Corporate economic responsibility is more relevant than ever to companies, NGOs, and institutions in the current context of socioeconomic inequality and business ethics. Today, proper and economic management of operations and societal risks, as part of Corporate Social Responsibility, is essential for the sustainable and competitive development of organizations, companies, and NGOs. Our increasingly demanding consumption in our local economies as well as the world economy is putting pressure on firms to function both profitably and sustainably, but ethical and transparent governance with CSR is not out of reach...

Economic and social development, responsible governance, business ethics, socially responsible investment (SRI), stakeholder dialogue, sponsorships and donations, NGO-business partnership, responsible purchasing... In this category, find out about economic responsibility news in relation to corporate social responsibility of companies, nonprofits, and institutions. Discover also examples of economic responsibility, commitment, and approaches of organizations in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

The Expectations Of The Millennial Generation – How Can Organizations Attract And Retain Them?

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

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A lot is said about the Millennial generation. They’re the smartest. They’re the laziest. They’re the most proactive too – all at once. They’re digital natives with selfish traits. Business people wearing flip-flops. Entrepreneurs with a taste for social impact. Avocado lovers addicted to Netflix. Great at making virtual connections. Not so good at building meaningful relationships. In the midst of…

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Developing A CSR Strategy: Letting Employees Share Their Skills (And Time) For Free

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

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hr Are you wondering how your company could improve its CSR strategy and its commitment towards people & planet? Good, because we’ve wondered about it too and we’re sharing 6 reasons why letting employees share their skills and time for free might be a good idea, both for society and for the business itself.  A Wise CSR Approach – Why Should…

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Is Conscious Leadership The Missing Link For A Sustainable World?

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

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Our planet is far from being ok. And there’s still a lot of inequality and poverty to fight. What kind of leaders do we need to build a better future? What role can more conscious leaders play? And what is conscious leadership? The Need To Reinvent Our World “We believe that business is good because it creates value, it is ethical…

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Towards ever more responsible procurement

par Bruno Chretien Bruno Chretien

This article was previously published on orange.com. 633 million tonnes of CO2, that’s the amount of greenhouse gases saved in 2018 by the 11,700 suppliers of the 5,600 large organisations in 90 countries that responded to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). This international organisation has commended 128 companies for their efforts to reduce the environmental impacts of their supply chains. As…

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5 Simple Ideas For Your Company To Be More Sustainable Every Day

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

What if you tried to make your company more sustainable and responsible? Here are 5 gestures to help you with this transformation. The Importance Of CSR And Sustainability In Companies Today Companies have been increasingly realizing the importance of betting on CSR practices. Among the many benefits that developing a sustainability strategy brings, one of them has to with improving a…

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What Are Innovators Made Of? 5 Traits To Figure Out If You’re An Innovator

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

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The world needs innovators. It always has. People living during the time of the industrial revolution, in the late 18th century would probably think of flying machines that can take pictures and film as a fantasy. Yet, drones seem to be a normal average gadget nowadays. It’s because of men and woman that went further than everyone else that today most…

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How To Be Happy? 4 Ways To Be Happy Every Day

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

world happiness day
Happier people have better mental and physical health, more meaningful relationships and are more productive at work. But are we being taught how to live a happier life? We’re sharing 4 steps to help you live happier every day. World Happiness Day: Are You Feeling Happy? Happy Happiness Day! Today works as an excuse to remind us of what we sometimes…

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The Top 100 Companies With The Best CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) Reputation

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

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Global CR RepTrak 100 is a global survey that rates multinational companies while accounting for their corporate social responsibility (CSR) reputation. During January and February 2019, the study collected the opinion of 230,000 people from the general public across the 15 biggest economies. What are the companies with the best CSR reputation? Let’s take a look. Building A Company’s Reputation And…

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Investors, CEOs, Consumers: Everyone Is Thinking About Sustainability. Are You?

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

everyone thinking sustainability
Sustainability, what else? We are living in times of change (haven’t we always?) where the choices we make can completely change the direction in which we are heading.  IPCC scientists at the end of 2018 said we only have 12 years to limit climate change catastrophes. Meantime, Oxfam said in January 2019 the 26 richest people on the planet have as…

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Is Europe In The Right Path For A Sustainable 2030?

par André Gonçalves André Gonçalves

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Is Europe walking towards a sustainable 2030? How have the EU27 been doing in terms of sustainable development? What are Europe’s challenges and opportunities? What strategies can European countries implement to continue building a better tomorrow? Let’s find out. Europe and the UE 27: A Sustainable Development Path? The European Commission recently released a reflection paper about Europe’s track towards a…

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