Est1 Task 1

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I am tasked is to evaluate Company Q’s current attitude toward social responsibility and recommend three actions that Company Q could take to improve their attitude toward social responsibility. In evaluating Company Q’s attitude towards social responsibility there are a couple of examples that displays the company’s lack of social responsibility awareness. Company Q closed a couple of stores in higher-crime-rate areas with a claim that the stores are consistently losing money. The issue here is that closing these stores can create the perception that Company Q does not care about customers in these areas. In addition, after years of their customers requesting they start offering health-conscience and organic products, the company went…show more content…
This manager will work with each grocery store within the chain and develop and implement donation processes that will include an audit process. Each store’s manager will be responsible for the distribution of the donation process and the manager responsible for social responsibility initiatives will consistently audit this process. I will add that Company Q can also implement an employee volunteer program where staff can support the food bank or soup kitchens. The recommendations above will support Company Q in moving away from being a social responsible inept grocery chain with one that is admired and respected in the community and is an example of corporate citizenship. As a result, Company Q stakeholders that include the owners, managers, employees, customers, farmers and distributors will benefit from being a part of a strong and economically viable grocery

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