FROM THE EDITOR
Employees Care About Ethics at Work
It has not escaped any well-attuned management these days that employees are overflowing with strong opinions, and lots of them, often on subjects that were traditionally frowned upon as talking points in the workplace. Those days are gone, writes Ian Heinig on The Manifest. “People want their work to have integrity...As the work-life barrier becomes more porous, employees seek jobs that help them feel ethically sound...Hence, a company’s social and environmental commitments are key drivers in employee recruitment, retention, and loyalty.” For those looking for data to support this anecdotal evidence, Heinig’s report, “How Do Employees Act When Faced with Unethical Company Behavior,” provides the numbers as to how much ethics matters in today’s work environment.
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This CSR Minute is sponsored by Harvard Business School (HBS) Executive Education. For information about the HBS Corporate Social Responsibility program taking...read more
Get ready, set, go! The home of the famous Rockettes, Radio City Music Hall, will be turned into a buzzing business conference full of movers and shakers in the world of commerce. The famous high-kickers will lend their stage to some of...read more
Microsoft's 2010 Citizenship Report Released
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Plenary Session 1
Opening Keynote: Business Strength Through Diversity
Deepak Chopra, President, Pitney Bowes Canada Ltd.
Rejecting the idea of “fitting in,” Pitney...read more
(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) College Park, Md. - October 4, 2010 - In more than 150 cities around the country, local nonprofit organizations and their partners will participate in this year’s...read more