Integrating Stakeholder Capitalism: Lessons from Japan-image

November 23, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

Integrating Stakeholder Capitalism: Lessons from Japan

Japan provides a prime model for stakeholder capitalism and the integration of thoughtful stakeholder leadership into its corporations.

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Getting Back On Track: The Fundamental Role Of Business In Achieving The SDGs -image

November 19, 2020 | Makayla Canfield

Getting Back On Track: The Fundamental Role Of Business In Achieving The SDGs 

Engaging with the #SDGs offers a way to map responsible business practices, innovation, and investment. High expectations have been set for the private sector to make a significant contribution in helping governments and society #AchievetheGoals

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Walmart Sets Goal To Become An Entirely Regenerative Company-image

November 2, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

Walmart Sets Goal To Become An Entirely Regenerative Company

Walmart has enormous influencing power to not only make a real difference but also encourage companies of all shapes and sizes to join this effort in protecting our planet.

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The Global Goals Studio: Fostering Partnerships To Achieve The SDGs-image

October 23, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

The Global Goals Studio: Fostering Partnerships To Achieve The SDGs

Global Goals Week 2020 marked the start of the decade of action to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. The UN aimed to use this moment to re-energize and re-commit the international community to achieve the goals....

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Business Transformation: A Field Guide for Builders, Social Champions and Changing the World-image

September 30, 2020 | Handshake

Business Transformation: A Field Guide for Builders, Social Champions and Changing the World

Dr. Karan Giotra of Cornell University recently wrote a paper, co-sponsored by Handshake, titled: “Business Transformation: A Field Guide for Builders, Social Champions and Changing the World”. The premise of the paper is that business activities that cause significant harm...

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From Big Oil To Big Energy-image

August 27, 2020 | Makayla Canfield

From Big Oil To Big Energy

Has the plunge in demand for oil caused by the pandemic fixed the climate crisis? Definitely not. But it has accelerated the oil industry’s plans to shift away from fossil fuels and carve out a future in clean energy. Bernard...

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ESG Investing Needs Clear, Smart Regulation—And Fast-image

August 20, 2020 | Alex Davis

ESG Investing Needs Clear, Smart Regulation—And Fast

The incorporation of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into investment decisions is a popular, evidence-backed strategy to reduce risk. Yet some regulators remain wary of ESG, putting the continued growth of sustainable investing in doubt. For example, the U.S....

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June 1, 2020 | Mark Hamilton

The Impact Of Purpose

It’s not surprising that purpose-driven companies are in a far better position to deal with a crisis, such as the economic fallout from the global pandemic. Building a culture of purpose doesn’t happen overnight: it’s already engrained into people, supply...

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A Smarter And Greener Way To Fight The Pandemic-image

May 27, 2020 | The Impact Executive

A Smarter And Greener Way To Fight The Pandemic

Nate Kolbeck, Co-Founder of 3D Brooklyn, discussed what it means to be an Impact Executive, leveraging new technologies to advance the sustainability agenda and filling an urgent need during a time of crisis.  Nate believes that the intersection of sustainability, technology,...

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ESG Investments Show Their Value In The Pandemic-image

May 26, 2020 | Alex Davis

ESG Investments Show Their Value In The Pandemic

Investments aligned with environmental, social and governance factors (ESG) have long been promoted as a risk management strategy for investors. However, during the previous decade-plus long economic expansion, there were no events that truly tested this claim.  That moment has now arrived—and ESG strategies appear to have worked as advertised. Initial analysis shows that funds managed according to...

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May 18, 2020 | Makayla Canfield

High-Tech Tackling The Climate Crisis

Intel, the global computing giant, just released its 2030 Strategy and Goals, outlining its next decade of shared corporate responsibility, and building on Intel’s ongoing commitments.   Intel is undertaking three specific global challenges to:  Revolutionize health and safety with technology Make technology fully inclusive and expand...

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