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The problem with socially responsible business: the name

There’s an established model for helping organisations clarify individual roles and structure that goes by the acronym: ARCI (arsee). It’s a cascade starting with Accountable, then Responsible, Consulted and Informed. 311 more words

B Corp

Why you want to employ an Occupational Therapist in your company

Me: “Hi, I’m Wilmarié”

Random person: “Hi Wilmarié, I am any random person you would meet anywhere. So, what do you do?”

The ultimate human validation question in the Western World. 659 more words

Economy

The B Corp Handbook

The B Corp Handbook: How to Use Business as a Force for Good

by Ryan Honeyman

What is a B Corp? B Corporations are for-profit organizations which serve a variety of stakeholders rather than to enrich shareholders exclusively. 973 more words

Book Review

Addressing Social Issues Key to Big Company Survival

Forbes: January 1, 2025, Irving, Texas: Exxon Mobil is proud to announce that its exit from the extraction and production of nonrenewable resources is now complete.

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Economic Justice

Circling Fairness

There’s a gap between desire and reality, between aspiration and the act. Whilst many organisations espouse values such as ‘integrity‘ and ‘fairness… 394 more words

Social Age

The unemployment struggle and basic survival benefits

Too many people are blaming the poor and the unemployed and underemployed when not enough are willing to address the issues of the loss of working class jobs.

http://www.pressherald.com/2015/01/01/letter-to-the-editor-devil-is-in-the-details-on-food-stamp-cut/

Thinking About.....Sustainable Business

Alameda County’s pioneering drug disposal law upheld in federal court - SFGate

I wanted to flag this up as an addendum to my last blog. It’s a very positive move in dealing with the potential impact of pharmaceuticals in our environment, and places the responsibility in the right hands (the pharmaceutical industry itself). 46 more words