Twitter: CSR & Sustainability News

Twitter Inc. is based in San Francisco, with additional servers and offices in New York City, Boston, and San Antonio. Twitter is an online social networking and microblogging service that enables its users to send and read text-based messages of up to 140 characters, known as “tweets”.

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Wendy’s Denies Using Pink Slime, Ever

On Friday Wendy's ran advertisements in eight major American newspapers that state pink slime was never used in its products.
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4 Reasons Why Companies Should Embrace Their Flaws

The consumer trend tracking firm Trendwatching.com is covering a new trend called "Flawsome" which shows why businesses who truly embrace their flaws will…
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Is the USDA Local Farm Program a Ruse for Big Agriculture?

Could Americans’ tax dollars be paying for greenwashing by the United States Department of Agriculture? Those who are suspicious about the KYF2 program…
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Top Utilities Reaching Out With Social Media

Perhaps the first step in the morphing of our electric delivery system into a more democratic enterprise is the adaption by a number…
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Introducing Twitter’s New Censorship Policy

Twitter announced on January 27 that it is implementing a new policy to reserve the right to withhold tweets at the request of…

What Will the Crowdfunding Bill Do For Startups?

By Piper Kujac Since the crowdfunding bill, officially called the HR-2930 Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act, was accepted by the House on November…

Becoming Human Again: Life Without Your Mobile Phone

Is there is any way to prevent our society from becoming so dependent on digital communication that we forget how to connect as…
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What We Can Learn From the #QantasLuxury Fiasco About Twitter and Engagement

Timing is (almost) everything in life. Just ask Qantas, the Australian airline that found itself involved in a social media fiasco. The company…
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Tweet Up Time: “Building a Sustainable Economy” with Presidio Graduate School

Happy Tuesday! It’s time for the first ever tweet up put on by 3p and the Presidio Graduate School. Starting at 6pm PST…
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Tweet Up Tuesday: Building a Just, Prosperous & Sustainable Economy

Have You Heard About the Susty Tweet-Up? We’ve had  a big week here at 3p, but the work continues.  As part of our…
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H&M Detoxes its Supply Chain

Add H&M to apparel manufacturers including Adidas, Nike, and PUMA that are promising to eliminate toxins from their products while they clean up…
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Learning from American Petroleum Institute’s Fake Twitter Campaign

Social media has become a popular engagement tool for both companies and organizations. So far the examples we had of social media usage…
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Effective Social Media for Sustainable Businesses

As a blogger and social media focused PR person for numerous companies, I spend a lot of my time swimming in the tweets,…
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Domino’s Broadcasts Good, Bad, and Ugly Customer Comments Above Times Square

As of Monday, Domino’s customers can tweet or submit their feedback via Domino’s Time Square Tracker, taking stakeholder engagement to a new level.
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Using Social Media to Promote Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Programs in the City of Berkeley

The following case study is part of a project by MPA students at the Presidio Graduate School on information management technology and policy.…