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IFS Joins the Corporate Social Responsibility Fray
While day 1 of the IFS World Conference 2012 in Gothenburg, Sweden was mostly about mobility, day 2 expanded into some other interesting themes and topics. IFS

corporate social responsibility concept  Joins the Corporate Social Responsibility Fray While day 1 of the IFS World Conference 2012 in Gothenburg, Sweden was mostly about mobility , day 2 expanded into some other interesting themes and topics. IFS has long positioned itself as a single-instance global enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution alternative to SAP and Oracle. The realm of corporate social responsibility (CSR) presents notable challenges for organizations due to the intricacy of global and local laws and regulations and the

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corporate social responsibility concept  is usually known as corporate social responsibility (CSR). Unfortunately, there is a lack of consensus as to what constitutes CSR. Some companies talk about “corporate governance.” Others talk about “sustainability” or “corporate citizenship.” In fact, some companies’ definitions don’t even mention the environment at all. It is thus important to state the difference between all these concepts and the ones that are truly linked to sustainability . Corporate Governance As Sir Adrian Cadbury Read More

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