NEW YORK, December 2, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Over 90 percent of jobs worldwide have a digital component, yet a large digital gender gap persists. Women are disproportionally impacted by the digital divide because they are underrepresented in technology and digital industries which make up a large portion of the fast growing, profitable careers that are available today, further exacerbating existing social inequalities. Additionally, women often have limited access and exposure to technology and digital devices and must contend with issues of online safety, and other barriers.
NEW YORK, November 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The strategic importance of corporate foundations in the current economy is stronger than ever before, with a new report by Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose® (CECP), Corporate Foundations: Designing for Impact, finding that corporate foundations are vital levers within society and companies.
NEW YORK, November 14, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Demonstrating a commitment to focusing on stakeholder needs as part of the core business strategy, leading CEOs who are a part of a coalition of more than 200 corporations collectively representing $7.7 trillion in annual revenue and $37.4 billion in societal investment attended CECP’s Board of Boards. This closed-door, CEO-only session focused on the business imperative of meeting the needs of customers and investors, alongside those of employees and the community. CEO discussion leaders included:
Reflecting the unprecedented experience of the past year, Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose®’s (CECP) Giving in NumbersTM: 2022 Edition report chronicles the prioritization of societal investment at the world’s largest companies, with a focus on social justice and economic development efforts.
September 7, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) in partnership with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) and PYXERA Global, announced a new slate of programs and events for Digital Empowers, a groundbreaking initiative that brings together organizations from different sectors to explore how transformative digital innovations can solve local and global ch
The headlines are a buzz. And in them, ESG has taken a beating, with “woke capitalism” as the click bait of the week. But we’re not worried. ESG can take it. We welcome the debate as it only makes companies’ convictions stronger. It refreshes their corporate purpose, reminding them why they are on this journey. And what is that “why”? An ESG focus–or sustainable business–is good for people, planet, and yes, business. Research shows better long-turn returns for companies that focus on ESG.
Annual report analyzing the state of corporate purpose & ESG landscape finds 31.6% growth in companies’ net-zero emissions targets
NEW YORK, April 25, 2022 /3BL Media/ - On the heels of newly proposed environmental and social governance (ESG) disclosure requirements from the SEC, a new Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose® (CECP) Investing in Society report finds ESG related corporate data disclosures are increasing. And yet despite progress around environmental metrics and governance practices, the study found workforce and board diversity are lagging.
93% of Surveyed Companies Dedicated Resources to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)
NEW YORK, October 28, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Reflecting the unprecedented experience of 2020, Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose®’s (CECP) Giving in NumbersTM report chronicles the changes in societal investment at the world’s largest companies, with a focus on COVID-19 and social justice efforts. Most notably, corporate social investments were up 41%, due to health care companies’ rapid pivoting to provide product donations to communities in need. A total of 230 companies took part in the survey and nearly all (93%)