Always pays to be well informed on these things… click the link below to read the latest survey on CSR salaries in the UK.
Interesting piece HERE about an (executive) employee who can claim he was unfairly dismissed because of his ‘philosophical belief in climate change’. A warning for companies whose CSR actions in practice diverge from those stated in their policies.
Lots of advice, ideas and resources relating to CSR can now be found on CSR Europe’s ‘toolbox’ website: http://www.csreurope.org/pages/en/toolbox.html
From the British Academy of Management December newsletter (http://www.bam.ac.uk/main/documents/December2008.pdf)
Conference: Sustainable Industrial Development in China – CALL FOR PAPERS
Abstract submission by 15 December 2008 and full paper by 1 March 2009
Dates of conference:16-17 April 2009
Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Organised jointly by Fudan University, China; Lancaster China Management Centre and Brunel
University Business School
Contact: Professor Alasdair MacBean, Conference Co-Director, email@example.com
5th Annual Family Enterprise Research Conference, Canada, April 2009.
“Rethinking Business Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Sustainability
and Stakeholder Management: Does Family Make a Difference?”
CALL FOR PAPERS
Submission deadline: January 31st, 2009.
Further information is available at http://www.bam.ac.uk/main/documents/FFERC2009CALL.pdf
And the conference website: HERE
For general information please contact Reg Litz, firstname.lastname@example.org
Interesting discussion piece in the Times Higher on CSR in business schools…
Interesting opinion piece HERE in Ethical Corporation on the impact that Barack Obama may have on responsible business.