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Next Steps to Improving Measurement

By Carmen Perez, Director of Data Insights, CECP
Blog

I’ve had the pleasure of listening to hundreds of companies talk about their approach to measurement for six going on seven years at CECP. We’ve laughed, we’ve cried, we’ve gotten blurry eyed when the conversation takes the complex turns measurement and evaluation (M&E) can make.

Corporate Leaders Meet for Dialogue on Strategies for Advancing Social Progress

13th annual Board of Boards concludes in New York City
Press Release

NEW YORK, February 27, 2018 /3BL Media/ — Fifty-two CEOs who are a part of CECP: The CEO Force for Good–a coalition of leading companies that collectively represent $6.2 trillion in annual revenue–met at CECP’s 13th annual Board of Boards to examine critical success factors in building the business for the long-term. Key takeaways from this closed-door session included:

2018 Giving in Numbers Survey Launches

Data-driven insights inform social engagement programs of the world’s leading companies
Press Release

NEW YORK, February 7, 2018 /3BL Media/ - CECP, in association with The Conference Board, is celebrating the launch of the 17th annual Giving in Numbers Survey. In the largest, most robust, industry-leading and internationally recognized research of corporate social engagement of its kind, the survey is open through March 30, 2018, to companies with revenues of US $2 billion or more, including companies not yet affiliated with CECP or The Conference Board.

In the Vanguard: Fund Giants Urge CEOs to Be a 'force for Good'

by Gillian Tett, US Managing Editor of the Financial Times
Article

American markets are spinning on a carousel. As fourth-quarter corporate earnings tumble out this week, analysts are digesting every digit, leaving share prices swinging. But if Bill McNabb, chairman of Vanguard, has his way, this carousel may soon spin differently. This month, a group of influential asset managers and companies sporting the worthy label of CECP: The CEO Force for Good, will assemble in New York. 

Systemic Investments in Equity, Talent & Tech: Equity Along the Spectrum

Senior Director of the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing at Georgia Tech
Blog

The Systemic Investments in Equity, Talent, and Tech Accelerate Community has taken a deep dive into the structure and objectives of individual programs focused on tech equity in the portfolios of its members. The objective of the CECP community is to develop a framework that can render corporate efforts in tech equity more impactful.

Call-to-Action on Long-Term Plan Communications to Investors

Seven questions to frame the conversation about future performance, assist companies presenting at CECP’s CEO Investor Forums
Press Release

NEW YORK, February 2, 2018 /3BL Media/ - To meet the growing need of leading institutional investors for a longer-term view, the investors in CECP’s Strategic Investor Initiative’s (SII) Advisory Board released a letter—signed by Bill McNabb, Chairman, Vanguard and 9 other leading investors--with a call-to-action to reframe communications between CEOs, companies, and investors to focus on long-term value creation.

An Unprecedent Study on French People’s Opinion on Philanthropy

By Diane Abel, Editorial and Research Manager, Admical
Blog

On October 2017, Admical, a Paris-based NGO and the French Local Authority of the Global Exchange, published a first-of-its-kind study in partnership with the institute of studies Kantar Public, which aimed to understand French people’s opinion on philanthropy.

Built on a two-phase methodology, the qualitative phase was composed of two focus groups, and, through the quantitative phase, a questionnaire was administrated to a sample of 1,006 people. The research had three objectives:

2018 CRO Global Summit Commences in Shanghai

SynTao, a leading CSR professional body in Mainland China hosts discussions on sustainability as the engine of future business
Press Release

January 25, 2018 /3BL Media/ - SynTao, Mainland China and Hong Kong’s Global Exchange local authority and a leading CSR professional body today hosted the 2018 CRO Global Summit – Sustainability, the Engine of Future Business in Shanghai.  The Summit includes discussions around the approaches of the future of business driven by sustainability and the implementation of the SDGs in the Chinese market. Four topics are part of the agenda:

CECP Announces Third CEO Investor Forum As Movement to End Short-termism Gains Momentum

Michael R. Bloomberg to Join Fireside Chat; Chief Executive Officers From Major Global Companies to Present Long-term Strategic Plans to Investors Representing $25 Trillion in AUM
Press Release

NEW YORK, January 16, 2018 /3BL Media/ — CECP's Strategic Investor Initiative (SII) will host the third CEO Investor Forum (CIF) on February 26, 2018, at the Time Warner Center in New York City. Michael R.

Advancing Your CSR Efforts in 2018: Start With These Great Reads

By Jennifer Weston-Murphy, Associate Manager, Corporate Leadership
Blog

This year, there have been more articles about the evolution and growth of CSR than anyone could read. On the first few days of 2018, I share here a few of the most thoughtful and important pieces I read from this past year. In total, they take only 45 minutes to read. In no particular order, here they are:

*What CSR Looks Like During a Trump Presidency (Fast Company, 4-min. read): https://goo.gl/q1fms9

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