CSR Blogs

CSR Blogs

If only sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) were simple and easy to execute. On the contrary, their very complexity is shifting and shaping the current and global professional landscape. And with these changes come a host of new questions, a bevy of new challenges, countless creative successes, and even more demoralizing failures as businesses, nonprofits, governments, and individuals attempt to embrace sustainability and CSR on both the professional and personal levels.

In this everchanging space, Justmeans Staff writers use their knowledge and expertise to bring you the leading stories and facts to help readers stay current on all these issues. As the business world continues to grapple with sustainability and CSR, Justmeans will continue to write about it.

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Social Innovation: Digital Health is Our Future
Digital health is the hottest growth area in technology and social innovation. According to a study by Pew Research, medical and healthcare was the third-fastest-growing category of Smartphone apps and by 2015 nearly 500 million people are expected to be using mobile healthcare apps.This year's International Consumer...
Feb 3, 2012 9:21 AM ET
Socially Responsible Facebook Campaign Helps Homeless People in Chicago
Facebook can be much more than a social network for friends; it is also an amazing tool for fundraising and activism that produces real results. Apartments.com, a leading U.S. apartment Internet listing subscription service website, yesterday presented a check for $15,000 to the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless. The money was raised as part of...
Feb 2, 2012 3:50 PM ET
In the Clean Energy Poker Stakes, Obama Goes All-in
During his State of the Union Address last week, President Obama urged Congress to stimulate the renewable energy sector and pass clean energy tax credits, saying, "I will not cede the wind or solar or battery industry to China or Germany because we refuse to make the same commitment here."[2] The president was referring to the decline in clean energy investments that the United...
Feb 1, 2012 9:02 AM ET
Social Innovation at the International CES 2012
As all the social innovation dust settles after the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES, the world's largest consumer technology show) in Las Vegas this January, I was interested to learn that the Show is very committed to clean energy and minimising waste. The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) , owner and producer of the CES, announced a $75,000 donation to Green Chips and...
Jan 31, 2012 10:53 AM ET
Social Innovation Super Mums
"Mums" are becoming big news in social innovation by using the Internet and social media to create successful brands and initiatives. The term "mum inventors" gives about 290,000 results on Google! There is an array of products ranging from sleep aids, clothing and food products, highlighting...
Jan 27, 2012 11:00 AM ET