Development Crossing

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability

Featured Content – April 2009 Archive (5)

Trust: Why Business Lost It, And How To Win It Back

What happened? Wall Street, in collusion with institutions around the world, have not only lost our wealth and our jobs, they have stolen our trust. Now we are “left to rely increasingly on governments for the creation of our wealth, something that they have always been conspicuously bad at doing.....Trust is fragile. Like a piece of china, once cracked it is never quite the same. And people's trust in business, and those who… Continue

Added by Chris Jarvis on April 21, 2009 at 11:41am — 2 Comments

Time To Make CSR More Strategic

Time To Make CSR

More Strategic

The current global financial crisis has impacted Corporate Social Responsibility in India adversely. Business houses, trying to restructure their resources, have run the red line through CSR budgets. CSR managers claim that managements have issued instructions to put on hold all new CSR projects. Budgets for many on going projects have also been curtailed. The global financial crisis has helped strengthened the belief that CSR, for most Indian… Continue

Added by suresh kr pramar on April 17, 2009 at 1:26am — 2 Comments

Can Social Responsibility Save Us? Just One More Thing for All Our Future

Social responsibility is a hot topic these days. But are we serious about it? In popular thinking it vaguely refers to playing nice and supporting worthy causes whenever we can. It’s a justified expense. Business leaders promote social responsibility as having a brand “halo” effect that produces warm and fuzzy feelings about their company. After all, it’s supposed to help corporate reputations or soften up regulators. Social responsibility with a megaphone is called cause marketing. That’s when… Continue

Added by Will Marre on April 16, 2009 at 1:40pm — 2 Comments

Banking Crisis – Logical Seeming Solutions that Must Be Too Logical. Multi-part entry, 3 of 3.

This entry continues the multi-part blog on alternative approaches to the financial crisis and, in particular, the media coverage of it. You are invited to the past posts to see other ideas. As always, ideas, thoughts, comments, criticisms, and colloquialisms are welcome to be invited to

INVOLVING THOSE WITH THE ASSETS: The next item to consider about the bizarre nature financial crisis is the impersonality of… Continue

Added by Drew Tulchin on April 11, 2009 at 4:48pm — No Comments

Enough is Enough; When Volunteers Should Say ‘No’!

Where do you draw the line with the organization you volunteer for? There is always so much work to be done, and if you respect and believe in the cause, how do you know when you need to say ‘no’ to the next request?

So, you’ve signed up to volunteer with a great organization, for an… Continue

Added by Chris Jarvis on April 4, 2009 at 11:04am — 3 Comments

Featured Monthly Archives










© 2020   Created by Development Crossing.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service