This category is about corporate social responsibility (CSR), a form of corporate self-regulation integrated into a business model. The goal of CSR is to embrace responsibility for the company’s actions and encourage a positive impact through its activities on the environment, consumers, employees, communities, stakeholders and all other members of the public sphere.

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Top 10 Social Innovation Trends of 2015

This list is all about taking the top 10 social innovation trends of 2015 and transforming them into actionable opportunities that you can run with and profit from in the year to come.

Top 3 Sustainable Supply Chain Trends for 2015

Sustainable approaches to business have been on the uptick in recent years. In the new year, companies will continue to move forward with full integration of sustainable strategies across their supply chains in response to the resource crunch. Here are the top three trends for 2015.

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Why is Slow Fashion So Slow to Catch On?

The realized growth in the fast fashion market has been astounding – and it’s leaving conventional apparel retailers in the dust. Yet recent events have shed light on questionable aspects of fast fashion’s modus operandi that are prompting some consumers to think twice.

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How Green Businesses Can Avoid Misleading Consumers

When companies make claims about their environmentally friendly practices that aren’t backed by facts or that are downright false, their credibility takes a hit. But what can well-intentioned business owners do to make sure they avoid the pitfalls of greenwashing?

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Vancouver, BC Canada: 2030

What will Vancouver, Canada’s largest West Coast city look like in 2030? One writer takes us on an imagined journey, using technology already in the making and concepts designed for a sustainable city of the future.