International Standards

What's Chinese for "sustainable"?

May 16, 2013
I've just returned from hosting the HRO Summit, a global sourcing conference in Singapore.  We started the conference with video on the pace of change in Asia-Pacific Read More

Why is Corporate Responsibility in the Public Interest?

December 21, 2011
On Wednesday, the CROA convened its Corporate Excellence for Government Roundtable at the George Washington University to address Corporate Responsibility in the Public Interest.  We had the Read More

Paris: City of Insights

November 11, 2011
Newsflash: Europe is not America. Breaking News: Europe is not one country. My European colleagues like to tease me with this little bit of geographic trivia... I Read More

Ethical Dilemma #1: A Gaggle of Privacy Concerns -- When Truth Conflicts with Loyalty

September 25, 2010
As Kevin Moss mentioned in his earlier post, the CROA’s Professional Development Committee drafted an ethics code and came up with a set of ethical Read More
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