Corporate Social Responsibility
As your business grows you will need to consider your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), that is to say your commitment to behave ethically, support staff and give something back to the community around your business.
Being aware of your responsibilities and committing to undertake CSR activities will bring many benefits to your business, including:
Higher staff retention
Improved staff morale, enthusiasm and loyalty
Examples of Corporate Social Responsibility Activities
All businesses will have their own preferences for the types of activities they wish to support, but to help you get started, here are a few examples of popular CSR initiatives:
Offering diverse and equal opportunities
Reducing energy consumption
Organising community based programmes to increase local skills
Providing volunteering opportunities
Worcestershire Works Well
Employee health, safety and welfare is an important part of any CSR programme and demonstrating your commitment can improve productivity and profitability. Worcestershire Works Well support local businesses to improve the health and wellbeing of employees and offer a toolkit to enable you to work, in your own time, towards improved health and safety.