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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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Nasdaq President Addresses Sustainability Reporting
The president of Nasdaq Inc. served as a different kind of market maker at a gathering of the Sustainerati this week. Adena Friedman was celebrated at the United National Global Compact’s Leadership Summit as a role model for those just beginning their careers in sustainability and...
Jun 23, 2016 2:30 PM ET
CEOs Urged to Talk ESG, Though Wall Street Wants EPS
CEOs need to ramp up communications about environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues even when Wall Street is more concerned with short-term financial performance like earnings per share (EPS), according to a new report from the Conference Board. While acknowledging that reporting about sustainability is at an all-time high, the failure of the investment community to engage can...
Jun 22, 2016 11:15 AM ET
Innovation within Corporate Shared Value
Traditional corporate philanthropy’s methodology of simply giving funds to worthy causes is increasingly seen as unsustainable and fading into the past. Companies are now moving beyond their bottom lines to make a measurable difference in their communities by connecting CSR efforts with their core mission, products and branding shared value. During the Social Innovation Summit in...
Jun 9, 2016 3:40 PM ET
Brand Support for Sustainable Development Goals is Rising, Reveals 3BL Media Study
The United Nation’s sustainable development goals (SDGs) have sparked corporate and nonprofit communications activities that are growing each month, according to an analysis we’ve just conducted here at 3BL Media. Brands have created 30 percent more digital content mentioning the SDGs or Global Goals so far in the second quarter of 2016 than the prior quarter. Consumer, pharmaceuticals...
Jun 6, 2016 9:00 AM ET
Strategy Alert: Pros Focus on a Cause, Follow Trends to Maximize Impact
Staying ahead of the curve and in the know isn’t optional for world-class marketers.  It’s the reason brain trusts like the Cause Marketing Forum fill massive hotel ball rooms with corporate CMOs, nonprofits and communicators eager to create the next movement that awes consumers and changes the world for the better. In the traditional realm of social responsibility, few brands connect...
Jun 2, 2016 5:25 PM ET