10 Dec '12, 11am

Will Corporate #CSR Positions Grow or Disappear as Responsibility Becomes a Core Function?

Will Corporate #CSR Positions Grow or Disappear as Responsibility Becomes a Core Function?

When PR specialists Julia Bonner and Adam Friedman, of New York-based Adam Friedman Associates, came up with the idea of surveying Fortune 500 leaders about their CSR efforts, they expected to clarify basics: how many companies were actively engaged in CSR efforts and how and why those efforts were implemented within companies. What they found instead was a deep divide between C-suite executives on the future of CSR positions within companies. Inspired by the steady rise of CSR initiatives and, especially, the number of companies engaged in CSR reporting, Bonner and Friedman created a 25-question survey and sent it out to more than 500 company executives in the first quarter of 2012. Seventy-seven responses informed the conclusions they published in a new report aptly titled Corporate Social Responsibility: Who’s Responsible? Finding an Organizational Home for an Increasin...

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