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Civil Society

Big Box Protests Can Be a Big Deal

Community activists have a lot of potential influence on whether large retailers enter a local market.
By Adrienne Day | 1 | May. 14, 2014
 

Individual Giving

Not “Better Than Nothing”

Combining charity with financial gain can seriously tarnish others’ appreciation of altruistic efforts.
By Adrienne Day | May. 14, 2014
 

Socially Responsible Business

The Upside of CSR

For companies, higher levels of social performance often translate into improved access to funding.
By Adrienne Day | May. 14, 2014
 

Socially Responsible Business

Social Sabbaticals and the New Face of Leadership

A look at SAP’s corporate initiatives to develop new talent for work in emerging markets.

 

Socially Responsible Business

Corporate Impact Venturing: A New Path to Sustainability

A new report highlights the power of venture capital to source sustainable business innovations.

By Maximilian Martin | Mar. 18, 2014
 

Corporate Philanthropy

C³: The Exponential Power of Company-Cause-Culture Partnerships

Companies can achieve more than traditional corporate social responsibility efforts by partnering with celebrities.

 
Sustainability

Environment

Scoring Sustainability

Through an initiative called Earthwards, Johnson & Johnson aims to create a greener company—one product at a time.
By Peggy Lowe | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Health

People, Planet, Profit ... Religion?

How legal challenges to the contraceptive mandate implicate social enterprise.

 

Education

Why Silence Is Not Enough

Business schools are failing to promote higher morals.

By Michel Anteby | 11 | Jan. 22, 2014
 

Corporate Philanthropy

Disrupting Corporate Philanthropy

Three best moves and three biggest lessons—Marc Benioff reflects on more than a decade of work at the Salesforce.com Foundation.

By Marc Benioff | 1 | Nov. 25, 2013