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BSR Insight Archives: 2012 10

BSR Buzz: Stories from the 2012 Conference

October 30, 2012

Highlights from the BSR Conference 2012

More than 1,000 people from 32 countries joined us in New York last week to push “Fast Forward” on sustainability at the BSR Conference 2012. As people return to their offices (or wait out Hurricane Sandy), it’s a good time to share the ideas and inspiration gleaned from the Conference. And for those of you who couldn’t be in New York, it’s a good time to catch up on what happened.

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BSR at 20: Accelerating Progress

October 23, 2012

BSR at 20: Accelerating Progress

As you read this edition of the Insight, BSR is kicking off its 20th anniversary Conference in New York—and many of you are here to join us.

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Five Traits of Sustainability Leaders

October 16, 2012

Five Traits of Sustainability Leaders

Today, most global companies understand the need to address shifting expectations around social and environmental issues—challenges that require solid leadership. Yet to date, there has not been practical guidance on developing the unique qualities of sustainability leaders.

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The Future of Fuels Forecast

October 9, 2012

Future of Fuels: What Is Sustainable? What Is Economically Viable?

There may be no more heated an issue today than fuel.

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Generating and Protecting Value Through Sustainability: Five Lessons From Private Equity

October 2, 2012

Five Sustainability Lessons From Private Equity

Private equity firms—known for their rigorous focus on producing returns for investors—are emerging as sustainability leaders, particularly when it comes to integrating sustainability into investment decisions and management.

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