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May

16

May 16, 2016

Sustainability Management: The Fallacy of the Apple and Orange Defense for Sustainability Reporting

The Fallacy of the Apple and Orange Defense for Sustainability Reporting

Have you ever stopped to ask whether an apple can be compared to an orange?

#Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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May

10

May 10, 2016

Sustainability Management: Five Lessons in Sustainability Communications, Five Years In

Five Lessons in Sustainability Communications, Five Years In

Time flies when you’re working toward a sustainable future with some of the best in the field.

#Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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May

3

May 3, 2016

Sustainability Management: Translating the Climate Agreement into Business Strategies: BSR’s Four-Part Methodology

Translating the Climate Agreement into Business Strategies: BSR’s Four-Part Methodology

Now that the Paris Agreement on climate is becoming a tangible reality, companies need to address a key question: What does the agreement mean for me?

#Climate Change #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Mar

15

March 15, 2016

Sustainability Management: Compliance and Sustainability Teams Should Work Together to Strengthen Corporate Ethics

Compliance and Sustainability Teams Should Work Together to Strengthen Corporate Ethics

Ethics and sustainability should be more than just checking a box. How can CSR and compliance teams collaborate to embed corporate responsibility into core business strategy?

#Ethics and Governance #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Feb

22

February 22, 2016

Sustainability Management: Can Net Positive Help Inspire a Race to the Top?

Can Net Positive Help Inspire a Race to the Top?

"Net positive" is a way of doing business that puts back more into society, the environment, and the global economy than it takes out. Can this approach inspire a race to the top?

#Climate Change #Net Positive Project #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Dec

18

December 18, 2015

Sustainability Management: Sustainability and Corporate Philanthropy: Un-Blurring the Lines

Sustainability and Corporate Philanthropy: Un-Blurring the Lines

There are three ways companies can integrate their sustainability initiatives and corporate philanthropy programs to maximize their greatest strengths.

#Inclusive Economy #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Nov

12

November 12, 2015

Sustainability Management: Climate Panel Explores Low-Carbon Future at the BSR Conference 2015

Climate Panel Explores Low-Carbon Future at the BSR Conference 2015

In a panel discussion at the BSR Conference 2015, We Mean Business CEO Nigel Topping and NIKE, Inc. Chief Sustainability Officer and Vice President, Innovation Accelerator, Hannah Jones joined BSR Managing Director for Partnership Development and Research Edward Cameron and GreenBiz Group Inc. Chairman and Executive Editor Joel Makower to explore the role of business in shaping a low-carbon future.

#BSR Conference #Climate Change #Resilience #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Oct

28

October 28, 2015

Sustainability Management: Gaining a Competitive Edge Through Investments in Population Health

Gaining a Competitive Edge Through Investments in Population Health

In the first of a webinar series organized by BSR's Business Coalition for Population Health, leading companies discussed the importance of investing in health as a business strategy to manage risks and improve health of stakeholders.

#Healthcare #Healthy Business Coalition #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Oct

27

October 27, 2015

Sustainability Management: Two Questions for Sandra Postel, Director, Global Water Policy Project

Two Questions for Sandra Postel, Director, Global Water Policy Project

BSR Conference 2015 speaker Sandra Postel, the director of the Global Water Policy Project, spoke with us about the how the principles on building resilience into ecosystems can be applied to building resilience into leadership.

#BSR Conference #Environment #Resilience #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Oct

22

October 22, 2015

Sustainability Management: The Globally Resilient Enterprise

The Globally Resilient Enterprise

At the BSR Conference 2015, we will explore and discuss what makes a resilient company in a special track of sessions. Here, we share our take on the three attributes resilient companies all share: structural, operational, and cultural resilience.

#BSR Conference #Climate Change #Resilience #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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