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CHAPTER – VIII

CONCEPTS

HARMONY WITH ENVIRONMENT

The term can be best described as “Ethico moral reponsiveness of business to all the members of the environment.”

Man and nature are deeply interconnected and interdependent. The social responsibility of business must ensure that dealings and transactions with its stakeholders are ethico-moral. Ecology or nature is also an important stakeholder. Hnece there is no such right to exploit nature for purely selfish motives.

As some one rightly said, “Man, nature, divine are one, attack one, the other two get the impact. They are part of a grand cycle. Hold a global vision and do not be greedy. Dependence of any business on its social and ecological environment is so complete that the very existence, survival and growth of any enterprise depends upon its acceptance by society and environment (who provide all inputs of resources). If it outlives its utility to the Society and environment it has no place and reason to exist.

Today, we insist on the social responsiveness and awareness, the ability to relate the plans, policies and programmes to the social environment in such a way that these are mutually beneficial to the organization, society and ecology. The current trend is an organizations’ involvement in social actions. The mission and vision of any organization must express deep involvement in social actions to improve the quality of life in the society and quality of the environment.

SELF CONTROL

Controlling is an important function in management. But to perform this effectively, one should be self-controlled. This implies that one must have control over desires, which arise, at the mental level.

A person having self-control is detached form the sense objects, free of desire and anger and remains engrossed in the bliss of the self. He who thus remains absorbed in the self may be…...

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