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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The Business Case for Profit with Purpose - The Minute
“Purpose is more than a cause, it’s a way of operating your business.” So claims Dan Pontefract in a recent Forbes blog. In fact, says Pontefract, “purpose ought to be the reason a business is in business.” He cites Unilever and Salesforce as companies that have embedded purpose into their strategies and practices—and profited while doing so. Unilever launched its Sustainable...
Jan 9, 2017 5:00 PM ET
Las Vegas Chooses Renewable Energy - The Minute
A short list of US cities rely on renewable energy: Aspen, Burlington, and Greensburg, KS. Now an unexpected name can be added to this select group: Las Vegas. The city reports that all municipal buildings and facilities will be powered by renewable energy. This green sourcing, set up in partnership with NV Energy, is projected to save the city $5 million annually in operating costs....
Dec 29, 2016 5:30 PM ET
Medicare: A Healthcare Business Model that Controls Costs - The Minute
Healthcare costs in 2015 grew at the fastest rate in eight years, according to a new report by the Department of Health and Human Resources. Costs increased by 5.8% for a total healthcare spending of $3.2 trillion. The drivers? The expansion of coverage under the Affordable Care Act has resulted in more use of more insurance, and many of the newly insured have turned out to be sicker,...
Dec 12, 2016 5:00 PM ET
Tech Companies Step Up Diversity Efforts - The Minute
Technology companies have long been admired for their leadership in innovations. But they have lagged in the social responsibility department, especially in diversity employment. In 2013, Tracy Chou, then a software engineer at Pinterest, challenged tech firms to release the numbers of their women and minority employees. The following year, many of the biggest companies, including Apple...
Dec 5, 2016 5:55 PM ET
Healthcare Tech Innovations Create New Profession - The Minute
Here’s a new acronym to add to the already alphabet souped up field of CSR and sustainability: EMR, electronic medical records. The American Recovery and Reinvestments Act of 2009 gave health care providers five years to demonstrate “meaningful” use of EMR in order to maintain their Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement levels. The resulting explosive growth in tech innovation for the healthcare...
Nov 28, 2016 5:55 PM ET