Impact Solutions Group recognises that Social responsibility is important to a business because it demonstrates to both consumers and the media that the company takes an interest in wider social issues that have no direct impact on profit margins. These issues may be local, national or global, but a concern for the health and wellness of others that does not involve sales can be seen as commendable if done well.
For this reason, evidence of a healthy social responsibility policy can impact buying decisions where customers seek to make an ethical purchase. This, in turn, can lead to greater profits for a business. However, building a highly regarded and trustworthy reputation is more valuable in this instance, and observers appreciate that social responsibility initiatives take time to establish and manage.
Furthermore, being part of a scheme that helps disadvantaged people or those otherwise in need can help boost morale for employees within the responsible company. Along with other methods of morale boosting, this can lead to greater productivity among the workforce. Knowledge that a product and service has a great influence on social causes can be a genuine delight to employees, customers and business owners alike. Over time, the business contribution to a charity, cause or community can be a significant amount of charitable funds, product donations or other ventures.
When the importance of social responsibility is recognized as part of a business’s foundation, the impact of such endeavors can have life-changing consequences for recipients of aid and, equally, instill a sense of pride in the people who support and work toward its growth. A business can grow with or without social responsibility, but doing good for others allows a business to reap rewards in many ways.
Best Interest of Business to Promote and Improve the Communities
Organizations, as members of society, have a moral obligation to help society deal with its problems and to contribute to its welfare. It is the ethical thing to do by the business organizations. A measurement should be made of whether the organization is performing such activities as producing goods and services that people need, creating jobs for society, paying fair wages, and ensuring worker safety.
People and organizations need each other. Social responsibility to employees extend beyond terms and conditions of the formal contract of employment and give recognition to the workers as a human being. People today have wider expectations of the quality of working life, included justice is treatment, opportunities for consultation and participation, training in new skill and technologies, effective personal and industrial relations policies, and provision of social and leisure facilities. Organization should be, for example, give due consideration to the design of work organization and job satisfaction, make very reasonable effort to give security of employment, and provide employment opportunities for minority groups.
Impact Solutions has been contracted by a number of leading companies that have taken steps to develop more ethical cultures and system by involving local individuals and causes into their corporate affairs. To provide or support some benefits to the community and wider society will lead to a good communities in the business organizations. Therefore, the social responsibility is important in internal environment of the business too as well as external growth where the locals benefit.
"There needs to be a balance between commerce and social responsibility"
"Successful people have a social responsibility to make the world a better place and not just take from it"
"It’s a full on job just looking for human social responsibility"
"A change is going to come and Impact Solutions Group is part of that change...."
"You’d be surprised how your little can be so much by being socially responsible"
"The value of volunteers is sometimes overlooked, not with us, they are our biggest assets here and abroad"