Category Archives: Business ethics

Business ethics (also corporate ethics) is a form of applied ethics or professional ethics that examines ethical principles and moral or ethical problems that arise in a business environment. It applies to all aspects of business conduct and is relevant to the conduct of individuals and entire organisations.

Business Challenge drew on skills learned on Bradford degree

Posted by on Monday, April 18, 2016

Our trip to Durham for the Business Challenge was an amazing experience and I gained a lot from it. The Challenge gave me the opportunity to demonstrate what I have learnt during my undergraduate studies so far. After signing in for event on the Saturday morning we moved to a big lecture theatre all very impatient for the… Read More »

Who is a Corporate Responsibility Manager?

Posted by on Tuesday, January 13, 2015

In the final instalment of a series of blogs about an event at the University of Bradford School of Management that put sustainability in the workplace under the spotlight, Dr Anna Zueva-Owens reflects on the insights shared at the workshop. The PRME workshop on Working in the Context of Sustainability, Ethics and CSR brought together… Read More »

Setting sail for a circular economy

Posted by on Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Dame Ellen MacArthur is the record-breaking yachstwoman who launched the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in 2010 to encourage a global shift to a circular economy. She works with Bradford University School of Management to deliver a Circular Economy MBA and delivered this keynote address at the recent Re:Thinking Progress conference at the university. There are fundamental… Read More »

Can quotas correct boardroom bias for women?

Posted by on Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Christina Patino is the Corporate Programmes Coordinator at Bradford University School of Management and recently appeared on BBC Breakfast to debate the issue of having quotas for women on boards. Here she asks if a target for companies to recruit more senior women is enough, or should businesses face penalties to create equality on the… Read More »

Raising the Bar for CSR in Bradford: 5 key elements that the best CSR programmes always have

Posted by on Monday, January 13, 2014

Dr Kyoko Fukukawa is Senior Lecturer in Marketing at Bradford University School of Marketing and a member of the Marketing, Strategy and International Business group. She specialises in research on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and ethical decision-making in consumption and business practices. In this blog, Dr Fukukawa introduces Bradford Chamber of Commerce’s Raising the Bar CSR awards initiative, and explores the contributions that SMEs can make to CSR policy and good practice.

Human Resource Management – can we predict the future?

Posted by on Thursday, September 12, 2013

The CIPD marks its centenary with a guest lecture by Corinne Mills on Managing your Career as an HR Professional at Bradford University School of Management on Tuesday 1 October at 6.30pm, Heaton Mount.  Here Dr Peter Prowse looks at the changes in human resource management for the last century and asks what can be… Read More »

The 7 key principles for an innovation mindset:Advice for employers and leaders on building innovation into everyday business practices

Posted by on Monday, September 2, 2013

Dr David Spicer is Senior Lecturer in Organizational Change and Head of the Human Resource Management and Organizational Behaviour Group. Innovation is BIG news. Everyone wants it. Everyone wants to be described as innovative. But what exactly does it mean to be innovative, and can it really be achieved without large upfront research costs and… Read More »