Tag Archive for 'IOD'

Are the Guernsey business sector and the public service provision sector sharing the burden together?

October 7th, 2011 by Julian Winser

Is Corporate Social Responsibility just the latest management tool, or is there a demonstrable relevance for Guernsey by way of sharing the burden of social provision? I will start this by highlighting the principal differences between the two types of organisation that would be involved in the ‘sharing of the burden’ mentioned above – and […]

Successful business leaders do CSR

January 31st, 2011 by Deirdre Dudley-Owen

Deirdre Dudley-Owen of Ceras gave the following presentation to the Guernsey Institute of Directors seminar on Corporate Social Responsibility held at the Duke of Richmond Hotel on 28 January 2011. —— “I am going to indulge myself here and set the scene for what we are about to discuss. Last night I sat on the […]

How could Guernsey gain recognition as a centre of excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility?

January 29th, 2011 by Shelaine Green

Companies should be considering sustainability and responsibility in absolutely everything they do. But to date without doubt one of the most visible representations of corporate responsibility in Guernsey comes in the form of support for charities. The media celebrates examples almost every day. Just to illustrate how important that corporate support is, before returning to […]

The debt crisis – Pain Aversion – a Good basis for the country?

September 18th, 2010 by Jon Moulton

Jon Moulton of Better Capital LLP gave an engaging and thoughtful presentation to the Institute of Directors (IOD) at Moores Hotel on 17 September 2010. Mr Moulton began by looking at Guernsey’s situation.  He is very pleased with Guernsey but he highlighted the dilemma of Guernsey’s proximity to the European Union.  He asked “Is Guernsey […]