London Business Training & Consulting

The Impact, Critics, and Future of Corporate Social Responsibility

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London Business Training & Consulting
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Typology Short course
Location London
Duration 3 Days
Start 07/05/2019
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  • Short course
  • London
  • Duration:
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Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand:
The importance of understanding impact.
The ways we learn about impact and the ways it is assessed.
A framework for understanding the different dimensions to impact.
An overview of the impact of CSR to date.
The challenges of assessing impact.
Why some see CSR as being anti-business or anti-free markets.
How some regard CSR as being too pro-business.
Why CSR has been criticised for failing to deal with major areas of the interaction of business with society.
Why some feel that CSR needs to become more rigorous and tougher in its approach.
The major trends that will affect what is meant by CSR over the coming years.
Aspects of contemporary CSR that may be refined or enhanced.
Evolving types of approach to CSR.
What CSR reveals about the changing role of business in twenty-first-century society.

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Where and when
Starts Location
07 May 2019
27 Aug 2019
16 Dec 2019
Seven Pancras Square 7 King’s Boulevard Kings Cross London N1C 4AG, London, England
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Starts 07 May 2019
27 Aug 2019
16 Dec 2019
Seven Pancras Square 7 King’s Boulevard Kings Cross London N1C 4AG, London, England
See map

Frequent Asked Questions

· Who is it intended for?

Heads of organisations, chief officers, chairpersons, board members and directors; Heads of departments, and senior managers & executives interested in corporate social responsibility (CSR); managers of tomorrow who wish to develop modern business practices and find ways to act in a truly responsible way; those who see business as being increasingly central to addressing global concerns and society’s expectations of going beyond wealth creation, against a backdrop of financial crises, climate change, political shifts, and population growth; those who want their business to maximise profits whilst also being publicly accountable for its social and environmental record; those who are concerned about the role of business in modern society.

· Qualification



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5.0 23/07/2017
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What you'll learn on the course

Corporate Law
Corporate Governance
Corporate Social Responsibility
Social Change
Corporate planning
Social Responsibility

Course programme

The Impact of CSR
  • Understanding impact
  • Different dimensions of the impact of CSR
  • The challenges of determining impact
Criticisms of CSR
  • Introducing critiques of CSR
  • ‘CSR is anti-business’
  • ‘CSR is pro-business’
  • ‘The scope of CSR is too narrow’
  • CSR fails to achieve its goals’
The Future of CSR
  • Where is CSR heading?
  • Mega-trends affecting CSR
  • Embedding and integrating CSR
  • Transition and transformation
  • The role of business in society