Results from the latest PwC Pulse Survey found that social responsibility and sustainability are low priorities for Canadian private companies.
- 21% of respondents currently have a corporate social responsibility (CSR) plan aligned to their business goals
- 53% of respondents view a CSR plan as a “nice-to-have”
- None of the private companies that have CSR plans are communicating them through recruitment initiatives
Insights into corporate social responsibility and sustainability provides a summary of the key findings from the latest PwC Pulse Survey and offers advice from Mel Wilson on what private company owners can do to stay ahead of the curve and position themselves for future success.
Also check out our Let’s Talk article, A business case for sustainability, as well as an As I see it piece, Responsible for success, that dive deeper into the issues discussed in the Pulse Survey report and demonstrate how CSR and sustainability can be integrated into your business plan.