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UPS Ranks as a Global Leader In Global Susatainability and Technology

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ATLANTA, Sept. 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ – UPS (NYSE:UPS) has once again been recognized for its leadership in the areas of sustainability and technology.

For the third year in a row, UPS secured a top position on the CDP’s global Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI). UPS ranked in the top five percent of companies measured, with a score of 99 out of 100. The CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, works with its shareholders, customers and governments to measure and disclose environmental information. UPS has been recognized for this achievement since 2008.

SAP Leads Global Sustainability Rankings

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September 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ - SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) announced that it has been ranked the most sustainable software and services company by Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the seventh consecutive year.

Job Opening: Project Director and M&E Officer based in Georgia

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Social Accountability International (SAI) is a non-governmental, multi-stakeholder organization whose mission is to advance the human rights of workers around the world. SAI partners with governments, companies, worker unions, and civil society organizations to advance human rights of workers by promoting ethical working conditions, labor rights, corporate social responsibility, and social dialogue. SAI established one of the world’s preeminent social standards – the SA8000 standard for decent work, a tool for implementing international labor standards, and is one of the world’s leading social compliance training organizations.

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Social Accountability International (SAI) is a non-governmental, multi-stakeholder organization whose mission is to advance the human rights of workers around the world. SAI partners with governments, companies, worker unions, and civil society organizations to advance human rights of workers by promoting ethical working conditions, labor rights, corporate social responsibility, and social dialogue. SAI established one of the world’s preeminent social standards – the SA8000 standard for decent work, a tool for implementing international labor standards, and is one of the world’s leading social compliance training organizations.

Beauty That Counts: 50!

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Well, the anticipation is finally over. We have reached our 50th anniversary!!!  And, of course, fifty years later, it is once again Friday the 13th (A day that would normally be considered an “unlucky” day in American culture.)

ManpowerGroup Named to 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Industry Leader Builds Talent Sustainability for Companies, Communities, Countries and Individuals
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MILWAUKEE, Sept. 13, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN), the world leader in innovative workforce solutions, has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the sixth consecutive year in recognition of the company's continuing corporate sustainability leadership in the industry.

General Mills Named to the Esteemed Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI)

Company recognized among leading sustainability-driven corporations
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MINNEAPOLIS, September 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ – General Mills has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability  North America Index by S&P Dow Jones Indices, one of the world's largest providers of financial market indices, and RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing.

13 New Types of Data Analysis Every Business Should Consider

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As many stakeholders — including investors, employees and consumers — begin to re-evaluate their perception of value, it is becoming imperative for companies of all industries to credibly measure, analyze and interpret the entire range of costs and benefits for which they are responsible. Below are 13 fairly (as of yet) uncommon types of data analysis that help businesses do just that. You have nothing to lose and much to gain by learning how to:

Abbott Named the Leading Healthcare Company on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI)

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  • Abbott Secured Highest Overall Score in its Industry Sector, More Than Doubling the Average Industry Score  
     
  • Company Achieved Top Scores Across All Key Areas, Including Economic, Environmental and Social Performance
     
  • Company Included on DJSI for Ninth Consecutive Year
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  • Abbott Secured Highest Overall Score in its Industry Sector, More Than Doubling the Average Industry Score  
     
  • Company Achieved Top Scores Across All Key Areas, Including Economic, Environmental and Social Performance
     
  • Company Included on DJSI for Ninth Consecutive Year

ES&G Accountability Forum

October 8, 2013, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; Calgary
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September 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ - CBSR is pleased to host ES&G thought leader, Matthew Kiernan, founder and Chief Executive of Inflection Point Capital Management, and three panels comprising experts in investment, rating and reporting.

Panelists will address the following questions:

Transformational Company: Supply Chain and Industry Engagement

Friday, October 11th, 2013, 1 PM - 3:30 PM (EST) / 10 AM – 12:30 PM (PST)
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Date: Friday, October 11th, 2013, 1 PM - 3:30 PM (EST) / 10 AM – 12:30 PM (PST)

Location: Webinar and In-person events in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal

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