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Publicise CSR carefully to avoid accusations of ‘greenwashing’

Companies publicising their corporate social responsibility (CSR) achievements risk being accused of 'greenwashing' by claiming that their polices and products are environmentally friendly. Pan-European research by a group of acknowledged experts including Dr Stelios Zyglidopoulos, University Lecturer in Strategy at…

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2013 podcast zyglidopoulos csr

Cambridge News: ‘Fruitful’ networking event ripe for discussion

Can companies achieve business advantages through corporate social responsibility? How nerve-wracking is it to speed-date the business and charitable sector… Speakers included Andy Brown, head of sustainability at Anglian Water; Dr Lynn Morgan, chief executive of Arthur Rank Hospice Charity…

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What price the CSR budget?

Even Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) budgets need to show a return. Jaideep Prabhu, Jawaharlal Nehru Professor of Indian Business & Enterprise at Cambridge Judge Business School, and Ardi Kolah of 'Guru in a Bottle', have launched a ground breaking new study…

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2010 podcast prabhu what

Tony Lawson, University of Cambridge: Social reality

The inaugural conference of the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) brought policy makers, chief theorists, Nobel Prize winners in their profession and historians of economic thought to one place to learn from one another. Tony Lawson, a Reader in…

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2010 podcast inet economic lawson

George Soros, Open Society Institute: Searching for the new paradigm

The inaugural conference of the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) brought policy makers, chief theorists, Nobel Prize winners in their profession and historians of economic thought to one place to learn from one another. George Soros, Chairman of the…

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2010 podcast inet economic soros

Green business and green values (CIBAM Global Business Symposium)

Corporations and governments are having to face up to the new challenges of how to operate in a global business environment where the financial sector is broken and needs fixing, and protecting the environment is a major concern for all.…

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2009 podcast greenbusinessgreenvalues

James P. Leape, WWF International: Business, NGOs and the challenge of sustainability

Today's consumer driven culture is ecologically unsustainable; this fact poses a clear challenge to governments who must agree responses to climate change and other issues. But what role can business play? James P. Leape, Director General and Chief Executive of…

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2009 podcast leape business ngos

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