This course utilizes a case-study approach of addressing and discussing issues in corporate and social responsibility. Emphasis is placed on reviewing examples from public and private business that have had both a positive and negative net impact on the business and on the environment at the local, regional, and global level from an ethical, public relations, and profitability perspective.
Identify an appropriate social initiative for an organization.
Summarize factors that influence the selection of corporate social responsibility strategies.
Compare and contrast social responsibility strategies.
Managing Corporate Social Issues
Compare and contrast best practices for selecting social issues.
Explain the alignment of social responsibility goals with business goals.
Describe social issues relevant to business.
Evaluation of Social Responsibility
Evaluate the effectiveness of social responsibility strategies.
Assess the social and corporate profitability of a social responsibility strategy.
Current Trends in Corporate Social Responsibility
Identify trends in corporate social responsibility.
Define terms that are common in the field of corporate social responsibility.
Describe the responsibility of business to society.
Business and the Environment
Determine competitive advantages of environmental sustainability.
Identify ways businesses can reduce ecological damage.
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