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Apparel Giant VF Corp. Launches Anti-Deforestation Policy

VF Corp., the $12 billion apparel company that includes brands such as Timberland, The North Face and Vans, plans to root out deforestation from its supply chain.

Scientists Invent Hydrogen-Sucking Sponge For Fuel Cell EVs

The fuel cell EV of the future could sport a cluster of nanoscale sponges to store hydrogen more efficiently than typical compression systems.

Policy Points: Boosting the Business Voice Against the Immigration Ban

Businesses are coming together in opposition to U.S. President Donald Trump’s controversial travel and immigration policies — a trend the American Sustainable Business Council expects to continue.

The Coming Boomer Generation Bailout Crisis

Think the Wall Street bailout was painful? Soon that may seem like the good old days as America pays for the boomer generation’s retirement and poor health, argues 3p economic correspondent Bill Roth.

Google Gives $11.5 Million to Reform the Criminal Justice System

“Mass incarceration is a huge issue in the United States, and a major area of focus for our grants,” said Justin Steele, principal of Google’s charitable arm, Google.org.

In Times of Change, Here’s How Education Entrepreneurs Can Build Organizations That Last

Though education entrepreneurs may differ in their opinions of President Donald Trump and the new Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, they can agree on one thing: This new administration will mean a significant shift in American education policy.

British Supermarket Chain Powers Trucks With Food Waste

U.K. grocery chain Waitrose plans to run lorries on biomethane made from food waste. And that’s not the only way it’s keeping food out of landfills.

The Triple Bottom Line

At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.

Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.

Sustainability Reporting

Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.

From Farm to Factory: A 3 Part Series on Social Impacts in Apparel

In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.

From the Podium

28
Feb

New Book Offers Guide to Social Enterprise and the Purpose-Driven Movement

BOISE, ID (February 28, 2017) – At a time when corporations are experiencing a global crisis in consumer trust, author Russ Stoddard chronicles…
27
Feb

4 Unique Ways Going Green Can Improve Your Life

Going green does not only bring physical benefits, it also adds more value to you by making you more productive. For example, gardening…
24
Feb

Charlotte’s Tech Scene Gets Diversity Boost with #BLKTECHCLT

The interactive event brings together black founders, technologists, and venture capitalists to increase local entrepreneurship

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19
Apr

New Economy & Social Innovation Global Forum – With 3p Discount!

NESI Forum 2017 is the unique Global Forum on New Economy and Social Innovation that brings together for the first time in history…
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22
May

Sustainable Brands 2017 Detroit – With Reader Discount Code

Sustainable Brands is a global community that believes that embedding environmental and social purpose into the core of a brand is the future…
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27
Jun

Green Sports Alliance Summit 2017

The annual Green Sports Alliance Summit is the world’s largest and most influential gathering for the sports community to unite around sustainability.
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29
Mar

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May

GRI Certified Training + CDP in New York

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