How WGL Aligns with Sustainable Development Goals

By Jan Lee

Earlier this year, the Climate Disclosure Standards Board, a consortium of businesses and other green organizations announced a new initiative to prompt companies to get behind the G20 Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures.

CR Magazine Announces 2014 Responsible CEO of Year Award Winners

Chief Executives Recognized for Exceeding Corporate Responsibility Standards
Press Release

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine, which shines a spotlight on America's most socially responsible chief executives, has announced today the winners of the seventh annual Responsible CEO of the Year Awards.

Saatchi & Saatchi S CEO Annie Longsworth's From Greenmuting to Greenwashing

The hidden opportunities of sustainability communications

We all know about greenwashing, but what’s greenmuting and why does it matter? In this presentation Saatchi & Saatchi S CEO Annie Longsworth will discuss the reasons that communication should be an integrated part of every sustainability strategy. She will explore the brand risks, as well as the missed opportunity for innovation and leadership, associated with greenmuting.

Social Impact Partnerships: A New Model for Funding Social Change


Partners in a first-of-its-kind, pay-for-success program will discuss a new, scalable, replicable model for financing social change. On the heels of introducing a social impact partnership to reduce recidivism and increase employment in New York State, the panel will discuss the new model for social impact partnerships as an example of how public, private and nonprofit sectors can work together to achieve positive social outcomes.

This can’t miss session at the COMMIT!Forum will discuss a new model for funding social change.  

Don’t Miss the “Ratings, Rankings and the Perpetuation of Survey Fatigue” Session at This Year’s COMMIT!Forum!


For more than a decade, there have been complaints about the endless streams of sustainability related questionnaires that land inside corporations. In the past, complaints primarily came from publicly traded companies, as investment related sustainability indices became the trend.

Don't Miss MGM OPOLY at the COMMIT!Forum!

Join us for a fun filled night of games, food, drink and entertainment!

Join us for a fun filled night of games, food, drink and entertainment!
Hosted by: MGM Resorts International


CR Magazine Announces Responsible CEO of Year Award and Lifetime Achievement Award Finalists

Press Release

Philadelphia, PA, September 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine announced today the finalists for both the seventh annual Responsible CEO of the Year Awards and the fourth annual Lifetime Achievement Award. These awards will be presented to CEOs that visibly exceed standards in the areas of employee relations, environmental impact and sustainability, human rights, philanthropy, and corporate responsibility practices.

The finalists of the 2014 Responsible CEO of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards are:

The Impacts of Corporate Reputation on Talent Acquisition and Retention


The Impacts of Corporate Reputation on Talent Acquisition and Retention

Presented by: Alexander Mann Solutions
CR Magazine has partnered with Alexander Mann Solutions to ask working-age Americans, employed and unemployed, how corporate reputation and transparency affects their decisions to accept a new job or remain where they are.   

Partnering to Prepare for a STEM Economy

A New Model for Collaboration

Workforce development is one of the key concerns of today’s corporations, especially for those in STEM based industries. As the US continues to lag behind its developed world peer group in math and science test scores as cited by the Wall Street Journal. The United States ranked #31 in math and #24 in science according to 2013 PISA test results. The challenge of filling a talent pipeline that requires more technical knowledge and agility is becoming a daunting task.

This can’t miss session at the COMMIT!Forum will discuss what 12 of St. Louis' largest STEM based companies did to:


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