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‘Covid-19 and Black Lives Matter show why companies have to govern from the front’

Di Rifai, (Jun 10, 2020)

Comment: To survive the pandemic and other tectonic shifts of the 2020s, there needs to be a radical rethink in governance practices, including the current structure of four to six board meetings a year, argues Di Rifai of Creating Future Us

How a little local knowledge can go a long way for mining companies

Mike Scott, (Apr 26, 2018)

Mike Scott reports on how using local suppliers and hiring indigenous people offers business benefits for companies like Indonesia's Bumi Resources, Canada's Imperial Metals and Cameco

Engaging key stakeholder groups is biggest CSR reporting issue for 2017

Liam Dowd, (Sep 20, 2016)

Just over 50% of 948 business professionals working in CSR, reporting or communications stated engaging key stakeholder groups is the number one issue in the coming 12 months.

SCA 2015 Sustainability Report: Seeing the forest and the trees

Elaine Cohen, (Apr 22, 2016)

The hygiene products company has some compelling stories to tell but they get lost in the ill-judged two-part structure of its report

Leadership Series: Amanda Young, Standard Life

Liam Dowd, (Apr 19, 2016)

Companies need to start justifying their existence beyond a financial return

Leadership series: Valerie Smith, Head of Corporate Sustainability, Citi

Liam Dowd, (Apr 8, 2016)

Embedding sustainability to drive stronger business performance

Business school bulletin – November 2015

Oliver Balch, (Nov 19, 2015)

Valuing stakeholders and credible CSR

Comment: Four takeaways from the Responsible Business Summit Europe

Liam Dowd, (May 27, 2015)

Some tips and ideas from the two day Summit

Using new technologies to communicate ethical values internally

Katherine Bradshaw, (May 21, 2015)

All employees – no matter when they were born - will benefit from innovative ways of communicating

Communications and branding briefing: Stakeholder engagement – Getting the message across

Ellen R Delisio, (Feb 9, 2015)

Communicating sustainability efforts to all those affected by a business’s operations is an integral part of corporate responsibility

Essay: The business case for reputation risk management

Andrea Bonime-Blanc, (Dec 3, 2014)

How to survive and thrive in the Age of Hyper-Transparency

Webinar recording: Drive stakeholder action to push your sustainability agenda forward

Liam Dowd, (Aug 13, 2014)

The Head of Brand and Corporate Sustainability at Alcatel-Lucent and the Deputy Chief CSR Officer Orange share their thoughts and ideas

Press release - FREE Webinar: Alcatel-Lucent and Orange discuss improving multi-stakeholder engagement to push sustainability agendas forward

EC Newsdesk, (Jul 2, 2014)

Ethical Corporation is hosting a free Webinar on July 9th at 10AM GMT that will discuss the latest in stakeholder engagement best practice

Know thy stakeholders

Witold Henisz, (Jun 10, 2014)

In an extract from his new book, Witold Henisz has some thoughts on how to identify a company’s stakeholders

Webinar recording: How to build an authentic dialogue with your consumers and customers

Liam Dowd, (May 29, 2014)

Listen to our recent best practice webinar on how to successfully engage key stakeholders

How to develop successful sustainable business communications

Judy Kuszewski 2, (Nov 26, 2013)

Engaging stakeholders, internal and external, requires clever targeted messages that are relevant and interesting

How to engage ‘opinion formers’ on sustainability

Tobias Webb, (Sep 28, 2013)

If you want to gain from engaging with knowledgeable stakeholders, Toby Webb has some easy ground rules to follow

Time to get serious with stakeholders

Mallen Baker, (Sep 6, 2013)

Companies need to understand their staff, customers and suppliers at a level that is never going to be achieved by simplistic questionnaires, argues Mallen Baker

Letter from the mid-Atlantic – Nanny politics

Peter Knight, (Apr 3, 2013)

Governments are wrong to try to save us from ourselves, argues Peter Knight

NGOWatch – April 2013

Jeni Bauser Yaghoubi, (Apr 2, 2013)

Ivory progress in Thailand, recycling benefits disputed and better wages in Cambodia