Credit unions are member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperatives. That means everyone who becomes a member owns a piece of the rock. No shareholders. No paid board of directors focused on profits. Every decision the credit union makes takes members into consideration first.
Michael Scott, the manager of Dunder-Mifflin on NBC's hit situation comedy The Office, was a fool. However, even a broken clock is right twice a day.
When considering how a corporate social responsibility plan can work for your business, consider your goals, business culture and values.
Step one was deciding to green your company's buildings and culture, but step two is getting your employees on board with the change, and motivating them to contribute to your company's new environmentally-friendly persona. Here are some creative ways to get where you're trying to go.