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Socially Responsible Business

Sending a Signal for Change

Leading by example through individual and institutional commitments to fossil fuel divestment.

By Michael Simpson | 1 | Apr. 3, 2015
 

Socially Responsible Business

Gender Equity and Corporate Sustainability

By mainstreaming efforts to empower women, companies can promote a variety of business goals.

By Marissa Wesely | 8 | Mar. 5, 2015
 

Disabilities: A Competitive Business Advantage?

Companies are using the unique talents of individuals with disabilities to create business value.

By Phyllis Heydt | 9 | Mar. 2, 2015
 

Socially Responsible Business

Bringing Respect for People to the World’s Sweatshops

Those advocating social change through multinational corporations need to raise their expectations.

By Jim Womack | 5 | Feb. 26, 2015
 
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Human Rights

Empowering Women at the Grassroots

In many parts of the world, corporations today are cultivating partnerships with locally rooted organizations that promote a multi-faceted approach to women’s empowerment. Includes magazine extras.
By Marissa Wesely & Dina Dublon | 14 | Feb. 18, 2015
 
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Board Governance

Training in Progress

A program at Credit Suisse helps high-level employees—and valued clients—to master the art of nonprofit board service.
By Lalita Advani & Julia Chu | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Business

Supercharging Corporate Sustainability

To accelerate progress on sustainability, businesses need a radically different approach to engaging investors and consumers.

By Georg Kell & Peter Lacy | 1 | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Civil Society

What We Own and What Owns Us

Our government should be invested with a pride of ownership. But first, we’ve got to recognize, appreciate, and take responsibility for what it is that we own together.

By Paul Vandeventer | 10 | Jan. 23, 2015
 

Socially Responsible Business

The Rise of Social Stock Exchanges

A new, innovative platform is helping more investors support social enterprises.

By Bandini Chhichhia | 12 | Jan. 8, 2015
 

Socially Responsible Business

Benefit Corporation and L3C Adoption: A Survey

New research offers insights into how social enterprise legal forms are emerging in the United States.