Date: Thursday 5th July 2018 09:00 – 13:30 Location: Mott MacDonald, 8-10 Sydenham Road, Croydon, CR0 2EE.
This dynamic and interactive masterclass brings you the meaning of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) articulating the commercial business case and how to develop an approach to CSR with clear, positive impact.
They cover the local policy context, encompassing practical techniques to integrate CSR into business strategy, day-today operations and communication. With a focus on community investment, employee engagement and stakeholder perspectives, this session will help you to bring your CSR programme to life.
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The session will enable delegates to;
1. Understand relevant aspects of corporate social responsibility, including governance, social, environmental and ethical issues; and apply these in business
2. Understand current CSR issues, risks and opportunities, and the reputational and commercial business drivers (the business case)
3. Understand the value of a systematic approach; and draft a prioritised action plan
4. Draft a CSR communication plan that meets the needs of stakeholders
This masterclass is brought to you by Croydon Commitment and Greenmetrics
Croydon Commitment’s vision is to lift the impact of CSR activity in Croydon by co-ordinating resources to deliver programmes that focus on specific outcomes, reducing duplication of effort and promoting the borough as a centre of excellence in sustainable development.
Course leader Susie Howells from Greenmetrics has over 25 years’ experience in CSR, sustainability and environmental management in public, private (both corporate and SME) and third sector organisations. Susie brings insight from a variety of perspectives to help you find an approach to CSR that suits you. Her clients include Gatwick Airport, Shoreham Port, Triodos Bank, the University of Brighton, local authorities and the NHS.
” Susie combines a specialist knowledge and in-depth experience, with a clear skill in communication and relationship building; this enables her to explain and build understanding of the issues surrounding a complex agenda with a clarity that will have impact for all audiences – with warmth and enthusiasm” Previous Masterclass Course Attendee