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Responsibility for Business Operations

Organizations around the globe are now being asked to take some responsibility for how their business operations impact their local communities, society as a whole, and the environment. Do you agree or disagree with them being asked to do this? Why or why not? Also, describe one example of an organization that has taken steps to do this.

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I definitely agree with this, and most large companies are engaging in sustainability programs and other efforts that reduce their impact to the environment. There are thousands of programs that companies have started and many examples. By starting sustainability programs, it increases the company's corporate governance ...

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This solution discusses how and why organizations are being asked to take responsibility for how their operations impact local communities. Examples are also given of organizations that have taken positive steps in terms of social responsibility on a global basis.