TOPIC = From Responsible Business practices to a new All-Capitals Approach to Decision-Making
Small amount of class time for groups to meet and work on team research assignment
Clearly express opinions on corporate governance, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and ethics within small and large groups.
Discuss the interdependence of corporations and society.
Evaluate responsiveness of corporations and their managers to issues of corporate social responsibility, corporate governance, and ethics, then make recommendations on improving performance.
Explain the ethical problems that business face and propose ways to improve ethical performance.
Analyze corporate governance in Canadian and international businesses today and the changing power of stakeholders.
All the required computer technology for remote, synchronous classes
CURATION READ = Janson, S. (2019). 20 Strategies for Creative Problem Solving : Visualize & Realize Ideas, Smart Creativity Techniques, Create Concepts, Be a Change Maker, Shape Innovation in Upheaval Successfully. Best of HR – Berufebilder.de®.
Team Research Assignment workplan = 5%
1. APA style cover page 2. Table of contents 3. Executive summary 4. Description of project we did for the client 5. This will help you prepare for a job interview - Use professional phrasing regarding business research - About your Capital (out of the 4) 6. Description of the initiatives highlighted in the 25 articles Interpretation for the client any major themes from the 25 articles 7. Any major trends you see in the columns of your spreadsheet (trends = changes over time) 8. Any major themes, especially as young Canadians with a vested interest in a sustainable economy, the readers should notice in your report (themes = major topics or concepts) 9. Concluding Recommendations and Remarks for the Capital Coalition References Appendix A is your specific part of the database, parsing out the 25 articles Appendix B Workplan Appendix C Meeting Minutes Appendix D Research Protocol (I'll type that up from Ean's library workshop presentation) As in what library databases you used, what keywords you used, etc.
When it fits the natural flow of the class
Check-in on e-portfolio assignment worth 10%
SKIM READ = Henry, M., Schraven, D., Bocken, N., Frenken, K., Hekkert, M., & Kirchherr, J. (2021). The battle of the buzzwords: A comparative review of the circular economy and the sharing economy concepts. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 38, 1–21. https://doi-org.ezproxy.capilanou.ca/10.1016/j.eist.2020.10.008
Part 1: Team Research Assignment SOFT report = 10%