Trust is becoming ever more important to business strategy. Trust affects brands and sales, new products and ventures, and protection against fraud and misrepresentation by outside parties.
By Akhtar Badshah
Microsoft was honored to be selected as the 2007 Corporate Stewardship Award for Large Company which recognizes a company for their total performance and contribution to economic, community, and social progress.
Seventy officials from businesses, chambers of commerce, humanitarian organizations, and federal, state and local emergency management agencies last week participated in a two-day workshop to improve business continuity and long-term recovery after a pandemic flu outbreak.
Amid the angry political debate swirling around the Colombia Free Trade Agreement, there is a real concern that people may lose sight of some of the positive contributions multinational companies are making to the region.