In an era dominated by the Media and especially the Internet it’s now easier than ever for anyone to have a voice and to express an opinion. This includes feedback that people have about their dealings with individuals or companies and how those companies interact with society. Because this information is now so freely available, and because of the sheer amount of media that we consume, people are now more media-savvy than they ever have been at any other time in history.
Now, more than ever, it’s important for companies to be completely transparent about their responsibilities as corporations. Businesses are “people” too and their decisions and activities have real-world impacts and consequences. Now, more than ever, businesses not only have to give the appearance of responsibility, they have to actually be responsible.
To this end, ITS declare its commitment to the following: