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Corporate America: Are You Still Listening?-image

August 3, 2020 | Sarah Weatherby

Corporate America: Are You Still Listening?

As COVID-19 continues to disrupt the lives of many across the globe — and as social, economic, and political events continue to pose challenges to our nation — the need for more corporate social responsibility (CSR) is becoming apparent each...

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July 31, 2020 | Julia Cox

How Remote Work Brings Us Closer

As office workers acclimate to working from home, many have faced struggles in adjusting. While initially thought to be temporary, the pandemic’s continuing impacts on daily life have prompted major corporates to announce long-term remote policies: Google has extended work...

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July 29, 2020 | Simone Singh

Why Woke-Washing Isn’t Enough

The ongoing Black Lives Matter protests across the US have been a beacon of hope, equality, and unity. As the historic movement continues to become more relevant, many companies have rushed to advertise their commitment to racial justice, without adequate action. ...

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The Business Case For Disability Inclusion-image

July 28, 2020 | Alex Davis

The Business Case For Disability Inclusion

As calls for reform and racial justice continue to upend American politics, other minority groups are raising their voices for change. July marks thirty years since the Americans With Disabilities Act was signed into law yet disabled persons are still...

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How To Build A New Normal Of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion-image

July 24, 2020 | Karina Garibay

How To Build A New Normal Of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The past few months have brought visibility to the systemic inequalities pervading society and business as we know it. As a result, there is a surge in camaraderie happening within the private sector. This is both uplifting and promising in the quest to drive change and a new, much...

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July 22, 2020 | The Impact Executive

The Courage To Cure Disease

How can you lead with optimism and empathy when you’re trying to prevent and cure a disease as devastating as Alzheimer’s? George Vradenburg, Chairman and Co-Founder of UsAgainstAlzheimer’s, discussed these challenges — and the broader issues of brain health — as...

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July 16, 2020 | The Impact Executive

Powering Gender Equality

Damilola Ogunbiyi embodies what it means to be an Impact Executive, driving action toward energy for all and, more specifically, energy for economic growth.  As CEO and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All, and Co-Chair...

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July 15, 2020 | Lindsey Wagner

Elect Women.

In 2018, we elected a notable number of women to Congress. Even in a banner year, the share of women in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate is still just 23 and 26 percent, respectively. At the state level, we do not fare...

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July 13, 2020 | Makayla Canfield

Equality Can’t Wait

Calling all change makers and non-profits working to expand women’s power and influence in the U.S.! Melinda Gates and MacKenzie Bezos are looking to speed up the path to gender equality and awarding $30 million to the best ideas for...

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The Music Industry: Standing Up For Racial Inequality-image

July 9, 2020 | Anne Brady

The Music Industry: Standing Up For Racial Inequality

All industries are facing intense pressure to address racial inequality and the music industry is no exception. In addition to a $1M donation to Color of Change, The Recording Academy is also partnering with the civil rights nonprofit to roll...

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How The Pandemic Should Reform Our Work Culture-image

July 8, 2020 | Lindsey Wagner

How The Pandemic Should Reform Our Work Culture

It’s time for a culture shift. We live in an always-on work environment. We talk about our workaholism with a sense of pride. We start early and stay late. We work weekends. COVID-19 has only compounded this way of life. There...

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July 7, 2020 | The Impact Executive

Aligning Business With Civil Society

Bob Annibale, Global Director of Citi Inclusive Finance, provides deep insight on what it means to be an Impact Executive, inspiring generations of employees at Citi and advancing progress for the LGBTQ community.  On June 15, 2020, the United States Supreme Court, by a vote of...

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