by Marshall Chase, Manager, BSR
AT&T teams up with Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) to Identify Water-Savings opportunities in building cooling.
Within 20 years, demand for water is forecast to grow by 40 percent. Globally, the middle class is expected to more than double by the year 2030, putting an even greater strain on water resources. Businesses need to start planning for these trends today.
(3BL Media)San Francisco - August 28, 2012 - The newest speakers to join the lineup for the BSR Conference 2012 include Brazil’s Native Organic Products Executive Vice President Leontino Balbo Jr., Social Finance CEO Tracy Palandjian, and ManpowerGroup Corporate and Government Affairs President David Arkless.
NYC Investment Divas Win ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge
How would you like a 54.55% return on your investment portfolio? The NYC Investment Divas who participated in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge can boast about the solid results they delivered managing a $50,000 virtual portfolio the past three years as part of an integrated investment- and economic-literacy curriculum.
What does it mean to make corporate social responsibility (CSR) part of your core business?
Southwest Employees Give Back to Communities Where we Work and Live
By: Karen Sampson
This is a guest post from Karen Sampson, a Center Support Leader in Oklahoma City.
At AT&T, we’re all about raising the bar. In education, that means being part of a national movement to set big goals for improving student success. It’s an effort that starts locally, at the school around the corner or the community center down the street.
FedEx scope emissions measure direct emissions from our fleet and facilities as well as indirect emissions from sources like feeder aircraft. As we continue to grow revenue, our aim is to lessen our impact on the environment. In FY11, revenue grew by 13% yet scope 1 emissions only grew by 4% and scope 2 emissions decreased slightly – all thanks to efficiency efforts and fleet upgrades.
(3BL Media) Dallas, TX — August 27, 2012 — Employees from Southwest Airlines and its wholly-owned subsidiary, AirTran Airways, celebrated back-to-school season by volunteering more than 2,500 hours to help prepare schools for returning students and teachers in more than 50 cities nationwide. Employees pitched in to create an environment where kids would be excited to learn.
Live video streaming and on-demand programming extends reach.
(3BL Media) August 27, 2012 - You won't completely miss the SEED Institute’s Wisdom from the Origins: The Mayan Calendar and Other Prophecies on the Future of Humanity, September 13th-17th, if you are unable to attend in person at the Marriott Pyramid Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The live streaming schedule is here. The $50 fee will cover the stream and on-demand availability for an additional 90 days.
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A few years ago, we reported on the lack of cause marketing efforts in back-to-school campaigns, but we're happy to report cause is back - and bigger than ever.
By Anne, Manager GSK Patient Assistance Programs
Mmm, burritos. That’s what most people think about when you bring up Chipotle. On this blog, however, it makes sense that our first thought would be about the fast food chain’s very public sustainability practices.