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Transition500 Alliance: A Radical Approach to Sustainability Consulting

image c/o Genesis Global Network(3BL Media and Just Means) - I get the sense that when it comes down to it, they are a group of no bull, get it done, hardliners, albeit their charming accents might suggest otherwise. Don’t be fooled.  Sustainability isn’t fluffy, and neither is a newly formed alliance of the world’s leading sustainability consultancies, Transition500. They call it radicalism.

Fair Trade Movement Celebrates 25 Years

(3BL Media and Just Means)- It's been several months since I've written anything about the fair trade movement, but that's not because things aren't happening. In fact, it's the 25th anniversary of fair trade! A lot of positive things have changed and from my refreshed perspective, the fair trade movement seems to be collaborating, perhaps finally finding more common ground. Perhaps.

Shared Value: Bringing Business and Society Back Together

It began as a bold idea to "redefine capitalism and the role of the corporation in society." Now, according to one of its originators, shared value is turning into a movement

Poverty Tracker & Michael Weinstein: Exclusive Interview

The official poverty estimate for New York City is about 21 percent. It's wrong. Michael Weinstein explains.

Culture Journey: Achieving Sustainable Innovation and Principled Performance in a Morally Interdependent World

Born out of the Clinton Global Initiative, LRN's Practice Forum for Principled Leadership, Performance & Operations is helping institutions move culture to the strategic center

Conflict Materials: A New Challenge for Business

AMD's Director of Corporate Responsibility reflects on the challenges in conflict materials out of the supply chain.

AMD Corporate Responsibility Blog: Why I Chose AMD

Inaugural blog from AMD Director of Corporate Responsibility Tim Mohin.

Giving Credit, and a very important word - Context.

PrintI have been meaning to do a short post about some work that a group of students from Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) pulled together for me.

Wading Back in to the Blogosphere

Dave Stangis moves from head of corporate citizenship at Intel to become VP of CSR at the Campbell Soup Company.

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