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Social Value Frameworks – Choosing the right one

When choosing how to measure your social impact it’s important to find a framework which reflects your organisation, its goals and its values. There is no perfect solution and whichever approach is adopted each has...

Posted 10 Jul 2018

Beyond the annual CSR report

Author: Matt Haworth Co-Founder of Reason Digital & Impact Reporting As social impact and social value become even bigger drivers for which companies are commissioned, who people buy from, and where talent wants to work,...

Posted 05 Jul 2018

The Role of Digital in Sustainability

This article originally appeared on the Legal Sustainability Alliance blog The benefits of organisations being environmentally-minded and pro-social are increasingly well understood and publicised: job satisfaction improves, retention rate increases, consumers favour ethical brands, company value...

Posted 03 Apr 2018

CSR, reputation and consumers

Corporate Social Responsibility is increasingly prevalent: more consumers are taking notice, and more governments are legislating its importance. In response to this, I am conducting quantitative research into consumer attitudes and behaviours regarding CSR, and...

Posted 11 Aug 2016

Corporate Social Responsibility and the consumer

Key findings Respondents place high importance on CSR, although few consider themselves – or act as – ‘ethical consumers’. The youngest and oldest are most likely to engage with CSR Income affects ethical consumer behaviour...

Posted 25 Apr 2016