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.
Time for a quick update on my movements in the world of CSR.
After a couple of years talking with all those friendly sorts at 3BL Media, sharing blog posts, tweets, Skype conversations and even yours truly sat in front of a...read more
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) New York, N.Y., January 11, 2011 - At midnight tonight, the Breakthrough Nonprofit Branding Contest online public vote begins! Which of the ten nonprofit finalists...read more
(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) RYE, N.Y. - January 11, 2011 - North America’s highest cause marketing honor, the Cause Marketing Halo Awards, has opened the submission period for campaigns conducted in 2010. In its ninth year...read more
(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) New York, NY - January 10, 2011 - Meeting at UN Headquarters in New York, business leaders in Business Action for Sustainable Development 2012 (BASD 2012) and representatives of UN Member States discussed the...read more
First comes the New Year, and then comes the resolutions. With eco awareness on the rise, it's not surprising that many New Year's resolutions are to start living green. While green living may be the new buzz word, to start doing it...read more
(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) January 10, 2011 - This Leonardo Academy training course covers the key knowledge areas for the LEED® Green Associate exam and the information needed to be an effective participant in the green...read more