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Can Gen Z Empower Businesses To Prioritize Social Impact?-image

November 25, 2020 | Neha Sodhi

Can Gen Z Empower Businesses To Prioritize Social Impact?

Did you know Gen Z has a buying power of more than $140 billion and and will be the largest consumer segment in the economy by 2023? Gen Z embodies unique purchasing values and feels empowered to act upon them.

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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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What To Look For At This Year’s G20 Summit-image

November 16, 2020 | Julia Cox

What To Look For At This Year’s G20 Summit

his year’s summit will be hosted by Saudi Arabia. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the summit will take place virtually over two days on November 20 -21

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Turning To Courage In A Time of Civil Unrest: An Interview with Kerry Kennedy-image

November 10, 2020 | The Impact Executive

Turning To Courage In A Time of Civil Unrest: An Interview with Kerry Kennedy

“The question is not what programs should we seek to enact; the question is whether we can find in our own midst and in our own hearts leadership of human purpose that will recognize the terrible truths of our existence”...

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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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October 30, 2020 | Handshake

Celebrating A Commitment To Democracy

The election workforce, these public servants provide a critical frontline role, working up to 16 hours per day to ensure polls are staffed and every ballot is counted.

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Voting Matters: What Can The Private Sector Do?-image

October 27, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

Voting Matters: What Can The Private Sector Do?

Each company today has unique values, yet we are united by shared beliefs when it comes to the preservation of our democracy. As business leaders, we are committed to strengthening our democracy by encouraging nonpartisan voter participation and access.

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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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Closing Wealth And Health Gaps With Speed, Intentionality And Real Insistence-image

October 23, 2020 | The Impact Executive

Closing Wealth And Health Gaps With Speed, Intentionality And Real Insistence

This summer, LISC has seen a $55 million grant from home improvement retailer Lowe’s to boost entrepreneurs of color and rural businesses, a $25 million investment from Netflix to support Black-owned financial institutions, and others.

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MYTH BUSTING: The Racial Wealth Gap-image

October 20, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

MYTH BUSTING: The Racial Wealth Gap

There is an enormous wealth gap in the U.S. between White and Black Americans today. With this gap come many dangerous misconceptions for the reasons behind the trend. These fallacies are dangerous because they take the focus away from the...

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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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