The Business Case for CSR

The Business case for Corporate Social Responsibility

The business case for CSR is undeniable, the drivers for companies to act ethically and with integrity is now crucial for their reputations when dealing with informed employees, consumers, communities, investors and other stakeholders.

The direct benefits of CSR are many, it is shown to:

  • drive innovation, trust and transparency
  • boost long-term profitability
  • ensures competitiveness
  • engage the workforcethe business case for being a responsible business


We have developed a publication to enhance the understanding of the business case for CSR. The report reviews key trends in CSR and identifies the direct and indirect benefits of businesses engaging in strategic CSR practices. 

Below you will find a series of extracts from the publication.

If you would like to receive the full report either by email or printed copy, please contact our Membership Executive Joe O’Donnell at jodonnell@bitc.ie.