CSR salary survey 2008/9

March 19, 2009

Always pays to be well informed on these things… click the link below to read the latest survey on CSR salaries in the UK.



CSR and employment law

March 19, 2009

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.

CSR Europe’s Toolbox of CSR resources

December 12, 2008

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

More CSR conferences / calls for papers

December 12, 2008

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, a.macbean@lancaster.ac.uk


Website: http://www.lums.lancs.ac.uk/events/13807/


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?”


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, rlitz@cc.umanitoba.ca

CSR in supply chain portal

December 9, 2008

News from Mallen Baker’s website (which is excellent by the way and you can sign up to a useful email newsletter here)… CSR Europe has launched its website toolbox on different aspects of corporate social responsibility in supply chain management… click HERE to have a look.

CSR in Business Schools

November 21, 2008

Interesting discussion piece in the Times Higher on CSR in business schools…


Barack Obama on CSR

November 11, 2008

Interesting opinion piece HERE in Ethical Corporation on the impact that Barack Obama may have on responsible business.