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CEOs of World's Largest Companies Learn About “Human Magic” in Conversation with Former Best Buy CEO and Chairman Hubert Joly

Press Release

NEW YORK, May 14, 2021  /3BL Media/ — Former Best Buy CEO and Chairman Hubert Joly addressed a closed-door session with CEOs in the Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP)© coalition during a CEO Virtual Roundtable. The conversation focused on the importance of having a purposeful leader at the helm of a company, particularly given the challenges facing the world today.

CECP and Gallup Collaborate to Help Companies Mine How Employees Perceive Corporate Sustainability Efforts

CEOs can use Gallup’s 5 ESG items to benchmark employees’ perceptions and attitudes
Press Release

NEW YORK, April 28, 2021  /3BL Media/ — Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) and Gallup, the global advice and analytics firm, announced a strategic collaboration to help companies benchmark and make progress on important metrics related to corporate purpose and sustainability. Through this partnership, Gallup will offer five scientifically validated question items that map to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reporting standards--the Gallup Sustainability 5 (GS5).

Leaders of the World's Largest Companies Discuss Aligning Stakeholder Needs With Core Business Strategy

Board of Boards focuses on building back better
Press Release

NEW YORK, April 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Exemplifying a commitment to focus on stakeholder needs as a part of the core business strategy, more than a dozen leading CEOs virtually gathered for a session in Chief of Executives for Corporate Purpose’s© (CECP) 2021 Board of Boards Series.

Racial Equity: From Promise to Action

Event Summary
Article

To accelerate the progress and impact of business efforts to address racial equity, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), The Council on Foundations, and Points of Light collaborated to host a two-day conference in December of 2020 titled, “Racial Equity: Moving Companies from Promise to Action”.  Gathering the foremost leaders in the field, the conference provided case studies on peer companies that are pushing the needle forward, conversations with voices from the movement, and actions companies can take.

How Adobe and Team4Tech Scaled Virtual Volunteering Experiences and Boosted Engagement

By Julie Clugage, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Team4Tech
Blog

“Paralysis” is how one Adobe corporate social responsibility leader described March 2020. Seemingly overnight, all in-person volunteering programs at the multinational software company halted. As the pandemic dragged on, Adobe was forced to completely redefine its employee volunteering initiatives.

Companies Stand Firm on Their Commitments to Significant Stakeholders, Making Progress on Planet and Policies

CECP releases annual report analyzing state of corporate purpose with research, trends, and cases from the ESG landscape
Press Release

NEW YORK, April 5, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Leading companies are answering the call from their significant stakeholders to play an ever more important role in community prosperity, environmental protection, and equity, according to a new release from Chief Executives from Corporate Purpose© (CECP), Investing in Society. The annual report is the authoritative source to assess the corporate sector’s progress toward being increasingly purpose and stakeholder driven.

New Research From CECP: Value Volunteering Is Out

By Carmen Perez, Senior Director, Data Insights, CECP
Blog

When I was 16 years old, I had a 1989 Honda Accord two-door hatchback and was ready to roll through the streets of my Wisconsin hometown. Where was I headed? To the local domestic violence shelter to offer free babysitting while moms went to a weekly support group. Back then, I just wanted to do something good with my summer and I’d heard of this place Bolton Refuge House.

CECP Announces James D. White, Former CEO, Jamba Juice to Join Board of Directors

Press Release

NEW YORK, March 10, 2021 /3BL Media/—As part of its continuing efforts to empower companies to drive long-term business success through positive societal impact, Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) announced that James D. White, Former CEO, Jamba Juice, has joined the organization’s distinguished Board of Directors.

Workplace Volunteering Is Indisputable Engine of Social and Business Value Creation

When focused on community needs first, new research finds workplace volunteering can also double a customer’s loyalty to a company
Press Release

NEW YORK, March 9, 2021, /3BL Media/Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose © (CECP), in collaboration with Credit Suisse, New York Cares, New York Life, Philanthropy New York, USAA, Vanguard, and ViacomCBS, has released a new report, Value Volunteering, designed to uncover the true dynamics of corporate volunteering, pinpointing where and in what order the impact takes place.

How Disability Inclusion Builds Sustainable Companies

By Jill Houghton, President & CEO, Disability:IN
Blog

As the country grapples with a pandemic, a racial equality movement and now, civil unrest, business leaders yearn to get back on the road to stability—and fast. This year, CEOs and investors are expected to intensify their focus on the “S” of ESG activities (environmental, social and governance investing), according to the latest Edelman Trust Barometer report.

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