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Train to Win: The 1, 2, 3 of Sustainability Best Practice


We all know the jargon: Sustainability. CSR. Shared value. Triple bottom line. Green. They all land somewhere between ephemeral concepts and a color. How did we manage to detach something so important from its twin value propositions of risk mitigation and cost reduction? More puzzling still is how the value of sustainability got so turned around at a time when regulation, investor pressure and consumer demand for accountability and transparency are more real and impactful than ever.

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AECOM wants to keep you — our clients, colleagues and friends  up-to-speed on the company's progress creating, enhancing and sustaining the world's built, natural and social environments. And we have achieved this with the launch of the most recent edition of ONE — AECOM's award-winning, multimedia e-magazine. 

AECOM publishes Asia-focused report highlighting successful sustainability initiatives

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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ — AECOM Technology Corporation, a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for public and private clients in more than 140 countries around the world, announced today that it has published a report highlighting its sustainability work in Asia during 2012.

MakeImpactNYC Event Brings Together all of NYC for Good

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New York, December 4, 2013 /3BL Media / -  Announcing MakeImpactNYC 2014: Do Good in Your ‘Hood  the first-of-its kind “Five boroughs, one city, endless impact” event bringing together entrepreneurs and innovators from every part of New York City who are building a new social impact economy: New Yorkers who are improving the lives of their neighbors and communities through entrepreneurial solutions

Sodexo Global Twitter Chat on Corporate Responsibility

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December 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Gaithersburg, Maryland/Paris, France -- Sodexo Group will host the company's first-ever live 'twitterchat' on December 10 at 1 PM Eastern.

CRRA'14 Open for Voting -Use Your Votes Across Nine CR Categories

The CR Reporting Awards 2014 (CRRA’14) are open for voting! Use your votes now on
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December 2, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The CR Reporting Awards 2014 (CRRA’14) are open for voting! Use your votes now on

You are invited to join the voting. As in previous years there is no ‘expert’ panel, instead we’re inviting you to judge which CR reports come ‘top of the pile’. - Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) publishes 2013 Citizenship Report

The report showcases the company's performance in the areas of working responsibly and serving communities around the world
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November 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The 2013 Citizenship Report showcases Microsoft’s performance in the areas of working responsibly and serving communities around the world. The Citizenship Report provides a view into goals, progress and next steps in key areas including philanthropy, diversity, environmental commitments, and human rights.

Finding the Balance between ‘Green’ and ‘Gray’


In October 2012, Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc across North America — and caused nearly 300 deaths and more than US$50 billion in damage. Thousands were left homeless and millions suffered without heat, electricity and water. Marking the storm’s one-year anniversary, AECOM’s Gary Lawrence, chief sustainability officer and vice president, recently recanted lessons learned from the destruction — providing additional insight needed to build urban resiliency in coastal cities everywhere.

Collaboration is Key to Creating an Engaged Culture of Sustainability

Multimedia with summary

How do you create an engaged culture of sustainability within a company? In this panel discussion you will hear how green teams, cross-functional collaboration with human resources, and communications all play a role in motivating employees around the company's goals. The speakers are: Bruno Sarda, Director of Global Sustainability Operations for Dell Inc.; Gretchen Digby, Director of Global Education Initiatives at the Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability at Ingersoll Rand Co.; and Andy Savitz, author of "Talent, Transformation and the Triple Bottom Line."


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