Graeme Newell

Month: June 2017

How Top Companies their Business Around their CSR Initiative

https://vimeo.com/219658148 When we think of purpose-driven companies that run big charities and uplift thousands of lives, we like to imagine deeply compassionate people who have pondered upon life’s great mysteries and found their role in the circle of life, you know, all that kind of deep stuff. We never imagine that purpose can be stumbled …

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what is corporate social responsibility? don’t ask vw

https://vimeo.com/212727896 What is corporate social responsibility? We have talked about balance and sustainability before. Those are essential elements of any corporate social responsibility program, but many companies find they have to go much further. They must be so transparent and honest with the public that there is never even a hint of scandal. Leaders know …

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ups responds: what is social responsibility?

https://vimeo.com/217197690 Collaboration is a wonderful thing. When people put their heads together, they often create ideas and solutions to problems that most of us would never think of on our own. There is just something about the feeling of being on a team that brings out innovative thinking. Teamwork is especially useful in corporate social …

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Red Goldfish – A Great Resource on Corporate Responsibility in Social Enterprises

https://vimeo.com/205627447 What is the purpose of business? Answering this same question, when asked in the context of life, is one of the most fundamental struggles of mankind. The desire to find the reason why we occupy our place in the universe has kept our brightest minds gazing at the sky for astronomical explanations since antiquity. …

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a corporate social responsibility example of empowerment

https://vimeo.com/216263351 Wouldn’t it be wonderful if every company out there pushed itself to be a corporate social responsibility example? It would make life so much easier for employees and customers alike. Also, if every company made the commitment to be purpose driven, imagine how much better our world would be. All those people and organizations, …

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Walmart vs. Target

https://vimeo.com/216696327 Making the List Where does Walmart belong on a list of companies with social responsibility? Would it crack the top 100? Or would competitors, like Target, push Walmart out of the running? No matter who you are, you probably have a Walmart store within driving or walking distance. As the world’s largest company by …

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how two wildly different companies define corporate social responsibility

https://vimeo.com/217197469 When we think of investments, we usually think of money. Companies buy new properties and resources, hire more employees, and spend money to expand their product lines. Opening a new branch, moving into new territory, and marketing to new customers are all examples of business investments. Since these are all financial investments, the returns …

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