In picking its "100 Best Corporate Citizens" for 2002, Business Ethics magazine says of the publicly held companies: "What's telling is that financial performance gets only one-seventh weight in the ranking. Companies make the list for serving seven stakeholder groups well, and stockholders are just one. The other six are employees, the community, the environment, overseas stakeholders, minorities and women and customers." Companies doing business in the outdoor market include Timberland at No. 14, and 3M at No. 34. IBM, Hewlett-Packard, and Fannie Mae were the top three ranked companies.
Did you hear?... Business Ethics magazine announces its 13th annual Business Ethics Awards
Business Ethics magazine has just announced its 13th annual Business Ethics Awards. The awards are given to companies who exhibit a commitment to social responsibility and ethical business practices. One of three award winners this year is The Timberland Company. Timberland was ...read more