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Safety is a top priority at Alliant Energy. We are working differently in response to the healthcare crisis. Our employees are wearing face coverings and practicing physical distancing while in the field. As always, we want to make sure our customers have electric and gas service they count on.

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An Unprecedented Opportunity: Message From Mike Bloomberg

Bloomberg Impact Report 2019
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As 2019 came to a close, a period of enormous upheaval was just beginning.

The past few months have been extremely difficult for communities all over the world and for businesses in every industry — and most of all, for those who have lost loved ones to coronavirus, or who have lost their jobs because of it. The pandemic has brought about the most severe economic downturn the world has seen in many years, but it can also be a turning point that propels us forward — including in the fight against climate change.

Brett J. Hart Named President of United Airlines

As President of United, Hart will continue to lead the company's public advocacy strategy and manage United's industry leading environmental sustainability efforts
Press Release

CHICAGO, May 21, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- United Airlines (NASDAQ: UAL) has announced that effective May 20, 2020, Brett J. Hart, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, will be appointed President of United Airlines Holdings, Inc. – a continuation of the company's leadership succession plan announced in early December with current CEO Oscar Munoz transitioning to Executive Chair and current President Scott Kirby becoming CEO following the Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 20, 2020.

3BL Media Newsfeed Debuts on EngageForGood.com

Expansion delivers news to professionals at the intersection of cause and commerce
Press Release

NEW YORK, May 21, 2020 /3BL Media/ - 3BL Media, the leader in purpose-driven communications for the world’s leading companies, announced today the expansion of its news distribution network to include EngageForGood.com, a community of business and nonprofit professionals working at the intersection of cause and commerce.

National Trust for Historic Preservation and American Express Announce First-Ever “Virtual Preservation Month”

These 31 days of experiences help people at home enjoy the beauty and comfort of historic places
Press Release

The National Trust for Historic Preservation, in partnership with financial supporter American Express, has opened a window to the world of adventure during Preservation Month this May.

Putting it all Together: ESG Integration

Bloomberg Impact Report 2019
Article

As investors, policymakers and citizens seek out more information on sustainability, Bloomberg is providing new and expanded environmental, social and governance (ESG) data sets, tools, analysis and news.

Our latest tools make it faster and easier to integrate ESG measures into the investment workflow. While interest in integrating ESG data into the investment process is skyrocketing, putting it into practice can be difficult for all but the most well-resourced or ESG focused firms.

The BSR Conference Reimagined

Press Release

May 20, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The COVID-19 pandemic is more than a health crisis, affecting nearly every aspect of society. From the economy, to education, to the way we use technology and how we conduct public and civic life—society is being reshaped in unprecedented ways.

Anthem, Inc. Releases 2019 Integrated Annual and Corporate Responsibility Report

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May 20, 2020 - At Anthem, we believe that our business and social responsibility stories are one — better health is our social responsibility. Recognizing the important role we play in improving health and society at large, we are pleased to share our integrated 2019 Annual and Corporate Responsibility Report.

Leadership and Fundamentals Key in Uncertain Times

A bit of humility in leaders goes a long way in a crisis, according to Shundrawn Thomas, President of Northern Trust Asset Management. By Cath Sullivan
Article

Around 95% of Northern Trust’s 20,000 employees around the world are working remotely due to the COVID-19 crisis, but an established culture of trust and client service is standing them in good stead, Shundrawn Thomas, President of Northern Trust Asset Management says.

“You have to be intentional in connecting and communicating, but it’s certainly easier to do when you have a culture that already has that kind of dynamic,” he says from Chicago, in an interview ranging from culture and leadership to market volatility and the COVID-led changes that may be here to stay.

No Wasted Opportunities: Enabling Full Disclosure

Launch of sustainability standard to challenge the status quo on waste
Press Release

May 19, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Organizations now have the means to disclose a complete picture of the waste impacts in their activities, products and services – following the launch of a new reporting standard by GRI, provider of the leading global sustainability standards.

The GRI Waste Standard changes how companies measure and understand waste, responding to global concerns about increases in waste generation and the impact on the environment, society and the economy. It encourages companies to prevent waste at source and unlock opportunities for circular business practices. 

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