3p Weekend

With a busy week behind you and the weekend within reach, there’s no shame in taking things a bit easy on Friday afternoon. With this in mind, every Friday TriplePundit will give you a fun, easy read on a topic you care about. So, take a break from those endless email threads, and spend five minutes catching up on the latest trends in sustainability and business.

After years under the Unilever umbrella, Ben & Jerry's CEO Jostein Solheim looks as relaxed as ever.

3p Weekend: Impact Companies Thriving Under Fortune 500s

When done right, these partnerships can be a boon for social-impact startups, as well as society at large.
Residents carry a gay pride banner through the streets of Madison, Wisconsin, during a vigil and parade in memory of the victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre.

3p Weekend: In the Wake of Orlando Tragedy, Companies Step Up

The lone light shining amidst the darkness is the outpouring of support. These are a few of those inspiring stories, along with some…
Bank of America Volunteers participate in the 2011 26th Annual International Coastal Cleanup at Chennai, India.

3p Weekend: 8 Companies Going All-In on Ocean Conservation

From startups founded with conservation at their core to leading companies making oceans a CSR focus, this week we tip our hats to…
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3p Weekend: These 10 Retailers Will Reward You For Recycling

Despite the environmental benefits, recycling items that aren't recoverable curbside can often seem like a lot of trouble. But retailers feel your pain.…
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3p Weekend: Tiny Houses Made from Recycled Materials

Following the trend of oversized 'McMansions' in the 1990s, a growing number of homemakers are shunning unneeded living space in exchange for pint-sized…
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3p Weekend: What Does Thought Leadership Mean in the 21st Century?

We asked our readership of sustainability and business professionals what thought leadership means to them. Here's what they had to say.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon addresses the Climate Action Summit 2016 in Washington D.C.

3p Weekend: 150+ Companies Commit to Science-Based Targets

More than 150 companies are now committed to ambitious emissions-reduction targets that align with the global effort to limit warming to "well below"…
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3p Weekend: 10 Must-Watch Sustainability Documentaries on Netflix

No, we're not going to make a "Netflix and chill" joke. In fact, everyone's favorite streaming service is good for more than just…
Today world leaders from 175 countries gathered in the United Nations General Assembly hall in New York to formally sign the Paris Agreement.

3p Weekend: Your Cheat Sheet to the Paris Agreement Signing

Since no one wants to be a step behind at the office happy hour, we gathered up a cheat sheet to today's signing…
This photo of a senior protestor went viral over the weekend, garnering more than 29,000 Facebook likes.

3p Weekend: ‘Periods For Pence’ is Social Media Gold

Since Gov. Pence seems to be so concerned with the reproductive functions of Indiana women, they took to social media to tell him…
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3p Weekend: These City Projects Are a Cyclist’s Dream

These innovative projects not only open up downtowns to bike and pedestrian travel, but also support urban and real-estate development around the world,…
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3p Weekend: Is Your Candidate a Climate Denier?

While we don't advocate single-issue voting, we know climate issues are of great interest to our readers, so we thought a quick break-down…
Gary and Kit Erickson, the co-founders of Clif Bar, test out the climbing wall in the company gym.

3p Weekend: Employee Benefits That Enhance Corporate Culture

While it can be tricky to calculate the ROI of giving employees sweet perks like gym memberships and subsidized daycare, countless success stories…
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3p Weekend: 10 Brands Doing Sustainable Cotton Right

From organic fast-fashion to fair trade, these 10 brands are showing it's possible to do sustainable cotton right.
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3p Weekend: Fruits and Veggies Turned Into Packaging

Check out these innovative ideas that cut down on both food waste and packaging -- talk about a win-win!
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