This Thursday, acclaimed visual artist Olafur Eliasson and distinguished geologist Minik Rosing will unveil a large-scale public art work in Paris around the UN Climate Summit (COP21). Eighty tons of glacier ice, harvested from Nuuk, Greenland, will be on public display at Place du Pantheon to illustrate the effects of climate change on the planet. The project is supported by Bloomberg Philanthropies and realized in collaboration with creative sustainability charity, Julie’s Bicycle.
Throughout my career, there have been many women who have encouraged and inspired me to be better. Today, I’m proud to celebrate twenty such women as they graduate from the PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® program.
Doug Conant, Founder and CEO, Conant Leadership and Former President and CEO Campbell Soup Company | CECP Insights
As corporate leaders, we have a responsibility to represent all of our stakeholders in the most enlightened way possible. This means meaningfully promoting the interests of our employees, customers, consumers, and communities, as well as the needs of our shareholders. It is not an easy job. But it is an important one. We have an obligation to lead our organizations in the most holistic way we can. One of the most effective ways to develop an enlightened perspective is to learn from others.
Investment Cases Urge Businesses to Focus on Seven Key Areas to Save the Lives of Women and Children
MUMBAI, November 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ - On the eve of Children’s Day in India, business and health leaders today called on companies to accelerate efforts to save children’s and mothers’ lives in India.
If the business community stepped up its efforts and targeted key health areas, it could help India achieve global targets for reducing maternal, newborn and child deaths in India and save millions of lives, business leaders said.
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., July 22 / 3BL Media/ - Leadership is critical to the advancement of good corporate citizenship within and beyond the boundaries of your company. You may be leading your company’s transition toward strategic integrated corporate citizenship; or you may be trying to take a specific component of your company’s corporate citizenship strategy to a new level. Regardless of where you are in the process we guarantee you have run into some complications along the way. Below are just some of the issues we found leaders with corporate citizenship responsibilities encounter:
Emerging leaders engage in fellowship program to enhance leadership and management skills. New program is aligned with Capital One's focus on helping small businesses grow and local economies thrive
Washington, D.C., March 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Aspen Institute and Capital One today announced the fellows of the ELM², Emerging Leaders in Microbusiness Squared Program. ELM² is a new program aimed at exponentially increasing the quality of talent focused on catalyzing opportunity for aspiring and disadvantaged entrepreneurs. Eleven emerging leaders who demonstrate potential for executive leadership and creating real change in the microbusiness field have been selected to participate as fellows in the program.