A common challenge for the growing community of individuals teaching business and human rights (BHR), at universities and within companies alike, is finding the most relevant teaching resources and sharing what works in the classroom. More than 140 universities have added BHR courses or content to their curricula in the past decade. The multi-disciplinary subject […]
Raleigh Mayer offers advice for business social media at CNBC.com, with a contribution from Kristin Johnson, also of Logos.
Today Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s The Management Blog featured a guest post by Helio Fred Garcia on recent leadership missteeps, “Déjà Vu, All Over Again.” Garcia writes: “Apologies to Yogi Berra, but the Sage of the Yankees could have been describing the current state of corporate communications. So far, this year’s crop of missteps is eerily familiar, with boards […]
Two years ago yesterday, BP CEO Tony Hayward inadvertently got his wish when, in thick of the Deepwater Horizon disaster, he told a press conference, “I want my life back.” He was sacked soon thereafter. In the battle for public opinion—for trust, support, the benefit of the doubt—Hayward lost. It was a failure of leadership […]
Over the past 8 months I have had the good fortune to spend time in Beijing, Paris, Zurich, and Marrakech, Morocco, speaking with leaders of governments, the military, religious institutions, humanitarian organizations, universities, and other social institutions. And in my travels I detected something I hadn’t noticed before: a meaningful deterioration in the regard to […]