Colorado’s constitution no longer holds the caveat "slavery is abolished except as a punishment for a crime.” How will it affect the wallets of the incarcerated?
Whether you’re well on your way or just starting to incorporate sustainability into your brand strategy, Nielsen’s latest report underscores five reasons to double down.
The energy storage market is providing business with new opportunities to leverage renewable energy for bottom-line benefits.
Enjoy spotlight features on CR Magazine’s Responsible CEO of the Year Award winners, stories about brands taking stands, and our feature story on José Andrés.Click here to read.
The Ballmer Group announced a five-year, $59 million commitment to Austin technology firm Social Solutions in order to improve educational outcomes for students across the country. We take a closer look at the partnership and its aim to harness big data to help students succeed.
In the U.S., 81 percent of Generation Z say they’re looking for purpose in their work. As this next generation enters the workforce, we wanted to find out what draws them to careers in corporate responsibility and sustainability, so we’re publishing a series of personal essays from young professionals about what their new careers mean for them. New York City CSR pro Danielle Grenier kicks things off.
Last month, HP announced that 12 million plastic bottles collected in Haiti are being upcycled into new Original HP ink cartridges. The company’s chief sustainability and social impact officer explains more.
SPECIAL SERIES: From Farm to Fork
General Mills’ chief sustainability officer gives insight into how the company is reaping the benefits of its $3.25 million investment into healthy soil.
Earlier this month, 20,000 Google employees walked off their jobs to protest revelations that the company fired three senior executives over sexual misconduct, paying one of them a $90 million severance package. This is just the latest example of top companies and their stakeholders taking stands on key social issues.
The BSR and GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey provides insight into how companies are responding to a rapidly changing world. BSR’s chief operating officer breaks down the details.
The vast majority of Generation Z and Millennial investors are engaged in socially responsible or impact investments, according to a recent study. We asked young investors what drives their financial decisions.
SC Johnson is the latest company to spot an opportunity in Plastic Bank’s blockchain-enabled model for tackling the ocean plastic pollution problem.
Shifting consumer preferences continue to influence top brands—and the result is more sustainable products on store shelves, according to recent market research conducted by Nielsen.
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 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.
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.
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.