“Business and Human Rights – Negotiating for Ethics”. Really?

BSL & Amnesty International

Professor Bettina Palazzo’s Masters Class had the pleasure of hearing Danièle Gosteli Hauser, head of Business and Human Rights, Amnesty International, Switzerland, present in Business School Lausanne today. Continue reading

Switcher – Traceability and Transparency

BSL students visit Switcher

Professors Marina Curran and Bettina Palazzo took a group of Masters Students’ to visit Switcher yesterday morning. A very warm greeting on a wet Monday morning and an invitation to visit the Switcher premises started the day off well.

Switcher, founded by Robin Cornelius over 30 years ago, is a medium sized textile Swiss company located in a small industrial building on the outskirts of Lausanne. Mr Cornelius, then a young, enthusiastic entrepreneurial business student, started up his company which has gone on to become one of the most respected and innovative companies in Switzerland in terms of the vision they have to do business in a transparent and traceable way. Continue reading