December 11, 2012
The broad subject of business
ethics has been highlighted over the past few weeks. For a start, there has been much unease surrounding companies that are believed to be avoiding paying their full and proper share of corporation tax in the UK. Starbucks was one of the companies under fire and, as SM went to press, it made a tax pledge following pressure from its own customers. (more…)
November 20, 2012
Attending the CBI Annual Conference yesterday I’ll admit I was most excited about the Boris Johnson show. But in terms of substance and impact, I’ve taken much more away from the presentation by Unilever CEO Paul Polman. (more…)
October 26, 2012
Google, the BBC and Unilever are the top three most attractive companies in the UK to work for, according to a Linkedin survey completed by thousands, released this week.
The professional social networking site ranked companies based on the behaviour of online networkers. They measured clicks through to the companies’ profile pages and visits to specific careers and jobs pages. (more…)