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Companies Leading on Disability Inclusion Outperform Peers

Companies embracing best practices for employing and supporting people with disabilities are several times more likely to outperform their peers financially, says a recent Accenture report.

SPECIAL SERIES: How Does Data Privacy Affect Corporate Responsibility?

Best Practices for Employee Data Protection

Along with customers and clients, companies maintain information on their employees. Symantec’s head of global privacy office discussed best practices for organizations looking to protect their employees’ personal data in the workplace.

Starbucks Aligns with New Circular Economy Roadmap

Starbucks is one company that realizes the shift to a circular economy is inevitable, and has aligned with a roadmap suggesting a localized approach to recycling and waste recovery.

Top 3 Clean Energy Trends to Watch in 2019

Ethan Zindler, head of Americas at Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), shares his insights on the future of clean energy—including the top three trends to watch out for in 2019.

Standard Setters Unite to Streamline Corporate Reporting

Companies are faced with a dizzying array of sustainability, non-financial and integrated reporting standards. In hopes of making these standards easier to understand and use, framework providers are coming together to drive better alignment in the corporate reporting landscape.

How P&G Prioritizes Diversity, Inclusion and Gender Equality to Create Global Impact

Global packaged goods company Procter & Gamble published its 2018 Citizenship Report last week, which highlights its commitment to diversity, inclusion and gender equality. We took a look inside the report to learn more.

New Study Finds Correlation Between Financial and Sustainability Performance

A study released last week by the Centre for Sustainability and Excellence found a “strong correlation between financial performance and sustainability performance” among top companies.

Study: ‘Meat Tax’ Could Save 220,000 Lives Annually

Taxing red and processed meats could prevent more than 220,000 deaths globally each year while also saving $40 billion in associated healthcare costs, according to a study released last week.

Can Making Cannabis Production More Sustainable Increase Profits?

The legal cannabis industry in the U.S. may grow to $50 billion by 2026, expanding to more than eight times its current size. That’s great news for the cannabis industry and its investors, but is it good news for the environment?

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.

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New Report Highlights Untapped Potential for Corporate Water Efficiency in the Southwest

PHOENIX, Nov. 20 /CSRwire/ – With the Bureau of Reclamation warning that the Colorado River could be in an official shortage as soon…
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Nov

Ola Brew—Growing Hawaii’s Agriculture, One Pint at a Time

Ola Brew to Close Equity Crowdfunding Raise March 30th 2019
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Nov

T-Mobile Encourages Everyone to Do Their #GivingOnUs – Makes More Than $2M Available for Customers, Fans and Employees to Donate on November 27th

• What’s the news: In typical Un-carrier fashion, this year on Giving Tuesday, T-Mobile is giving its customers, fans and employees the opportunity…