16 Apr '12, 11am

Finding the context and sustainability in employee engagement

Finding the context and sustainability in employee engagement

What does employee engagement have to do with global sustainability or caring for the poor in India or the hungry in Africa? One simple premise: What gets our attention gets our time and dollars. At the recent Charities @ Work conference , organized by four charitable federations – EarthShare, Global Impact, Community Health Charities and America's Charities – this question formed the theme for two days of debates, discussions and presentations. How do you prioritize the crises facing us today globally? With ever-complex supply chains, hierarchies of decision-making and the highly unfashionable long-term thinking getting in the way, how can businesses effectively address social and environmental solutions? From companies like General Electric, JPMorgan Chase, TIAA-CREF and Accenture, to the World Bank and my company, CSRwire , -- including the panel I shared with Microsoft...

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