Communications & Reporting

People On The Move - May 2011

Claire Manuel, (May 5, 2011)

With thanks to Miriam Heale, Allen & York Recruitment

Adidas Sustainability Report 2010: Good reporting is not a race

Elaine Cohen, (May 5, 2011)

Adidas should report more on its external impacts

Tepco 2010 Sustainability Report: Warning signs missed

Susie Keane, (May 5, 2011)

Tepco’s most recent report gives some insight into a company in trouble

Business School Bulletin - May 2011

Oliver Balch, (May 5, 2011)

Long-term capitalism that can work everywhere, Core results and Apple’s bruises reviewed

South Korea Briefing Part 4: National authorities -Reforming governments stalled?

Paul French, (May 5, 2011)

Politicians can be in no doubt that reforming the role of chaebols is at the heart of public pressure for more sustainable corporate governance

South Korea Briefing Part 3: NGOs and corporate bodies - Difficult friends in the north

Paul French, (May 5, 2011)

The corporate responsibility movement of South Korea can be forgiven for focusing much energy on relationships with the country’s neighbour to the north

South Korea Briefing Part 2: Companies and concerns - Korean consumers kick-start corporates

Paul French, (May 5, 2011)

Consumers are driving demand for more sustainable practices from South Korea’s big companies

South Korea Briefing Part 1: Overview - Where CR means chaebol responsibility

Oliver Balch, (May 5, 2011)

Any examination of corporate behaviour in South Korea must start with the role of the giant conglomerates dominating the landscape

CRWatch, a round up of recent business sustainability news - May 2011

Jeni Bauser Yaghoubi, (May 5, 2011)

Better detergent and drinks bottles, clever car hire and a vision of the spectacle-buying’s future

NGO Briefing Part 3: Long-term relationships - How to get along

Oliver Balch, (May 5, 2011)

Partnerships between business and NGOs often run into challenges and sometimes end unhappily. However, there are some tips to follow to avoid partnerships souring

NGO Briefing Part 2: Partnership in action - Playing to each other’s strengths

Rajesh Chhabara, (May 5, 2011)

NGO-business partnerships can help build sustainable operations. The trick is to know how to make the partnership work

Sustainability news roundup - May 2011

Oliver Balch, (May 5, 2011)

Moves from Renault, the European Union and all the latest from other brands in corporate responsibility and sustainability this month.

Obituary: Sir Geoffrey Chandler, 1922-2011

Rory Sullivan, (Apr 27, 2011)

Sir Geoffrey Chandler will be remembered as one of the foremost figures in the business and human rights field.

Biotech: Is organic GM the answer?

Jon Entine, (Apr 26, 2011)

When champions of genetically modified crops come face to face with the organic lobby, any common goals often get drowned out, says Jon Entine

People On The Move - April 2011

Claire Manuel, (Apr 26, 2011)

With thanks to Miriam Heale, Allen & York Recruitment

Outokumpu’s 2010 annual report: Galvanised integrated reporting?

Kathee Rebernak, (Apr 26, 2011)

Outokumpu delivers reams of information and talks up the benefits of integrated reporting. But does it work?

Thomas Cook 2010 Sustainability Report: The long and winding road

Kristina Babbitt, (Apr 26, 2011)

It’s often said that sustainability is a journey. For UK-based travel and tourism company Thomas Cook, the metaphor is particularly apt

Business school bulletin - April 2011

Oliver Balch, (Apr 26, 2011)

How China’s new cities can have a smaller impact and why marketers aren’t all bad

Chief sustainability officers: CSOs in the C-suite

Oliver Balch, (Apr 26, 2011)

Company leadership teams are finding space for sustainability positions. But who occupies them, and what skills are needed for the job?

Essay: Can companies create value through reporting?

Rory Sullivan, (Apr 26, 2011)

Rory Sullivan explains some questions investors ask and suggests how data generated for corporate responsibility reports can help answer them