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Monte Carlo

Corporate Social Responsibility


Business has learnt the hard way that corporate reputation is hard to build and easy to lose, and that responsibilities are no longer just to shareholders and the "bottom line".

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become prominent in the language and strategy of many businesses as a means of strengthening their relationships with customers and suppliers and building a strong brand.

But is it the key to survival in the 21st century business world?

Peter Day and distinguished guests comprising some of the world's most successful entrepreneurs explore CSR and what it means for 21st century business, workers, consumers and the wider world.

 Listen to part one

Listen to part two

This programme was recorded on 9 June at the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year World Summit in Monte Carlo.
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