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International Business Machines Corporation or IBM is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States. IBM manufactures and sells computer hardware and software, and it offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. IBM holds more patents than any other U.S.-based technology company, and has nine research laboratories worldwide.

3p Weekend Round-Up: Latest Count on Companies Standing Against Racism

First a trickle, now a flood: top CEOs are boycotting Trump's councils -- and taking action against hate to fill the president's leadership…

Corporate Activism Addresses Climate Change, Immigration Reform, LGBTQ Rights

With 50 Fortune 500 companies and more than 400 small businesses voicing opposition to a proposed Texas bathroom law, the phenomenon of brands…

IBM Employees Start a Petition Over Their CEO’s Support of Donald Trump

“We are disappointed that you did not reaffirm the core values which differentiate both IBM as a company and us collectively as IBMers,”…

‘Purpose-Driven Transformation’ and IBM’s Culture of Service

IBM’s 2014 Corporate Responsibility Report talks about how “purpose-driven transformation” embraces a culture of service that dates to the company’s founding more than…

8 Ways Community Engagement Strategies Can Drive Business Returns

Community engagement strategies are becoming more sophisticated and increasingly being used to drive financial returns. Phil Preston outlines eight entry points that you…

3p Weekend: 10 Companies That Stand for LGBT Equality

As marriage equality legislation makes its way through courtrooms across the country, it's clear that equality will soon be the norm rather than…

Investing in America: How Companies are Prioritizing Economic Development in the U.S.

The business trend over the past 20 years may have been focused on globalization and our increasingly connected world, but some companies have…

Great CSR Leadership Examples for 2014

Consumers really care about a company’s corporate social responsibility track record. According to research, only 17 percent of consumers surveyed would consider referring…

5 Reasons to Be Optimistic about Sustainability in 2014

Looking back at 2013 here are five trends that should keep you optimistic about sustainability in 2014

The Emerging Sustainable City Opportunity

Not only is there much that cities can do to advance sustainable development, it is critical that they begin doing so.

NSA Spying: Companies Back Down Under Shareholder Pressure

Companies like iBM are responding to shareholder pressure to push back against NSA inquiries.

The Future of Employee Engagement: IBM’s Triple-Benefit Programs

Two IBM programs, Corporate Service Corps and Smarter Cities Challenge provide a great example of the future of employee engagement.

Would 69% of Americans Turn Down a Job Due to a Company’s Poor Reputation?

New survey found that 69 percent of Americans would not take a job with a company that had a bad reputation, even if…

Lowering the Carbon Footprint of Air Conditioning

Carrier’s most recent breakthrough utilizes troublesome CO2 gas as a refrigerant.

What a Dish! Solar Energy Alchemy Creates Water

Two-for-one is usually a superior deal, especially when it comes to renewable energy and efficiency. And that’s what is happening with a new…