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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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Cause Marketing Done Right: Bridging the Gap Between CSR & Brand-Building
Mining for the next big idea is constantly underway in marketing departments across the world. In today’s content marketing world, the next killer concept has to be better than a catchy slogan and a viral video. As corporate social responsibility and cause-awareness continue to grow within the marketing world, some brands struggle to bring together the product and the...
Jun 1, 2016 6:30 PM ET
A Case Against the 'S Word'
For a few minutes today, it appeared the United Nations might have to rebrand the newly minted sustainable development goals as PDGs. A soul-searching session on day two of the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) conference in Amsterdam took issue with the term sustainability, suggesting companies adopt “purpose” instead. “The word sustainability is about as bad as it gets from a...
May 19, 2016 9:10 AM ET
Watch 3BL Media Updates from GRI in Amsterdam on Facebook Live at 10 a.m. ET, May 18-20
What a difference two years makes. It’s been 24 months since corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability executives gathered in Amsterdam to discuss how their companies are tackling environmental and social challenges, and how best to report their progress. As delegates of the fifth GRI Global Conference assemble in Amsterdam for a three-day summit beginning...
May 17, 2016 9:15 AM ET
‘Clean Trillion’ is New Goal for $300 Billion Woman
The $300 billion woman is shedding her CEO title at the largest U.S. pension fund and adopting another monetary moniker: cheerleader for the “clean trillion.” Anne Stausboll, who retires from CalPERS at the end of 2016, is urging global capital markets to remove barriers so the aggressive climate change goals agreed to by 175 global leaders in Paris can be achieved. “The Paris...
May 6, 2016 10:45 AM ET
Gnarly Fruit Paves Way for Ugly Fish Jerky in Battle to Curb Food Waste
Misshapen carrots, oranges with bulging navels and pockmarked pomegranates have debuted at the Whole Foods and Giant Eagle supermarket chains, giving U.S. consumers a wake-up call about the issue of food waste. Shoppers at Intermarche in France and Asda in the UK are...
May 5, 2016 4:05 PM ET