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Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff took to Twitter on Thursday to express his outrage over Indiana's so-called "Religious Freedom Restoration Act." But his leadership goes beyond his company’s opposition to the law.

CSR Looks Like This: Business Leadership and LGBT Equality

As has been widely reported (including here on TriplePundit), Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff offered vocal opposition to Indiana’s anti-gay law. But his leadership goes beyond his own company’s opposition to the Indiana law. He called on other CEOs to follow suit in opposing the legislation. When businesses and business leaders take action based on core purpose and principles, this is what CSR looks like.

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3p Weekend: Stock Your Bar Cart with These Sustainable Spirits

We’ve already covered sustainable beer and wine in our 3p Weekend series, but what about sustainable spirits? From grain-to-bottle to fair trade certified, no bar cart is complete without these sustainable sips.

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Obama Administration to Curb Coal Mining on Federal Land

Remember the federal land being leased to coal mining companies for next to nothing? Interior Secretary Sally Jewell finally spoke out against the practice.

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SalesForce.com Takes a Stand Against Bigotry in Indiana

The CEO of SalesForce.com said the company will reduce its investments in Indiana after the state’s governor signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

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‘Freedom Seal’ Certifies Companies Committed to a World Free from Slavery

By eliminating the demand for goods and services produced with slave labor, the Freedom Seal aims to end human trafficking and slavery.

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Leaders: Place Company Values on the Same Level as Profits

Writing out a few company creeds won’t get you on track to driving real profits. To incite real change — internally and externally — employees and consumers need to get behind your values.

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JPMorgan Analyst: ‘2014 a Historic Year for Investment in Renewables’

Energy Finance 2015, a four-day training program for environmental advocates and attorneys, convened last week at the NYU School of Law. On day two, Paul Coster, lead alternative-energy analyst for JPMorgan Chase, made headlines by saying, “2014 was a historic year for investments for renewables.”

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3p Weekend: 30 CSR Pros to Follow in 2015

If you resolved to be more informed and more connected in 2015, we're here to help. Check out these 30 corporate social responsibility…
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Five Years Later: Has There Been Sustainable Change in the Financial Services Sector?

After the dust settled on the financial crisis, governments, advocacy groups and other stakeholders began to focus intensely on creating a more responsible…
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3 Ways Brands Can Make Sustainability Work for Them

Sally Uren, CEO of Forum for the Future, describes three key ways brands can delivers solutions to sustainability issues and create real, enduring…
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MIT Study Makes the Case for Sustainability

The message of the new study is quite clear – more companies see sustainability as a core business driver, and innovate and profit…

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Twitter Chat: Meet HP’s Chief Progress Officer on 4/21 at #LivingProgress

Join Gabi Zedlmayer, Chief Progress Officer for HP, and TriplePundit for a special Twitter Chat about HP Living Progress and Earth Day 2015…
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Biting the Hand That Overfeeds Us

Citizens make conscious choices about how they want to live and who they want to be. Consumers, well, consume. Words matter, and I’m…
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Sustainable Brands Expands Networking Hub Designed to Accelerate the Exchange of Tools and Ideas among Business Leaders

Sustainable Brands recently announced the expansion of the Activation Hub at SB'15 San Diego, June 1-4, 2015 at Paradise Point Resort & Spa.
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New Report Features Business Best Practices in Education

An educated workforce is crucial to America's long-term success. Our latest report, Co-Designing the Future, showcases how the private sectors equips students with…

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