AT&T is in hot water after news surfaced it will cut hundreds of jobs. The controversy overshadowed good publicity in December, when it announced $1,000 bonuses for 200,000 employees.
A new mapping tool, created after the completion of over 1,400 factory audits, will help keep garment suppliers In China just as environmentally conscientious as they claim they are.
Launched in New York last fall, LIVARI was created by actress and environmental activist Alysia Reiner, celebrity stylist Claudine DeSola, and designer Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs.
New York City has embarked on a two-part plan to divest its municipal pension plans from fossil fuels. But in a massive equities market, can such tactics actually work?
ExxonMobil has petitioned a Texas county court for the ability to challenge 16 city, county and state officials about their involvement in an effort to coordinate lawsuits against the oil and gas giant. Meanwhile, New York City has jumped on board with a suit against Big Oil, the latest effort to attribute responsibility for climate change impacts.
More evidence that renewable energy is here to stay: experienced developers, mature supply chain, big investments from oil companies help drive costs down.
This week, Amazon Watch and CREDO announced they had delivered over 120,000 signatures on petitions urging BlackRock, Inc. and JPMorgan Chase to stop the financing of what activists say are destructive oil exploration activities in the Western Amazon region of Peru and Ecuador.
Across Michigan, Walk for Warmth events raise funds to help struggling Michigan families pay their utility bills during the Wolverine State’s harsh winters.
Trump championed the new tax law as a boon to U.S. workers, but it didn’t stop Walmart from closing 63 Sam’s Club stores and laying off thousands.
Many corporate leaders say they have had enough over the uncertainty of DACA, as the ongoing saga is affecting everything from employee morale to the potential drag on their business.
After years of power generation emitting the most carbon in the U.S., that badge is now worn by the country’s transportation sector. This switch is the first time emissions from power generation were less than those from transport since the late 1970s.
Indications are growing that President Donald Trump will pull the U.S. out of NAFTA, effectively killing the market for coal power generation in the U.S.
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.