The CSR Minute

The CSR Minute

The Minute is your video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

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Citigroup Uses Ethicist to Guide Corporate Decision Making - The Minute
Following the financial meltdown of 2008, many steps have been taken to prevent a similar crisis, among them the Dodd-Frank bill and a red alert attitude at the Federal Reserve. Big bank Citigroup has come up with its own, innovative solution: a company ethicist. The position is filled by Dr. David Miller, a former banker turned theology student who is now a Princeton professor. At...
Mar 20, 2017 4:30 PM ET
Business Adopts “The Many are Mighty” Model for Innovation - The Minute
The big idea of James Surowiecki’s manifesto, The Wisdom of Crowds, is working its way into business strategy. That book explains how a diverse collection of independent individuals is more likely to make certain types of decisions—and predictions—better than individuals or experts. Its thesis has helped fuel an explosive growth in business partnerships and collaborations, in open...
Mar 13, 2017 5:30 PM ET
Gender Budgeting: A New Approach to Financial Equality - The Minute
There’s a new term for a radical but common sense approach to economic policy: gender budgeting. It’s a technique in which governments analyze fiscal policy by noting different effects on men and women, according to a recent article in The Economist. In the UK, a 2016 report by the House of Commons Library found that Britain’s austerity measures in the previous five years...
Mar 6, 2017 4:30 PM ET
Healthcare Organizations Address C-Suite Gender Gap - The Minute
While the Affordable Care Act hogs the healthcare news headlines, another issue is quietly getting some attention: the industry’s C-suite gender gap. Although women hold seventy-five percent of all healthcare jobs, they are just twenty-six percent of hospital CEO positions. At Fortune 500 companies in healthcare, the numbers are equally low: women make up just twenty-one percent of executive...
Feb 27, 2017 4:30 PM ET
Big Food Companies Invest in Small Startups to Meet Consumer Demand - The Minute
The change in consumer tastes toward food that is fresher, more natural, and healthier is causing big food companies to place bets on small food companies to help change their traditional product lines. Kellogg’s and General Mills are among the companies that have launched venture capital funds to invest in startups that are contributing new products, recipe ideas, and marketing innovations to...
Feb 20, 2017 4:30 PM ET