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Business School Students Want Companies to Act on Climate Change: Yale Study

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Companies that seek to attract top talent from premier business schools are likely to have an edge if they lead in finding solutions to climate change. In an increasingly competitive recruitment race, sustainability is the new frontier for hiring talent.

56% Of British Workers Would Freely Volunteer Their Skills To Fight Poverty

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Results from a U.K. national online poll released on 2 December 2015 show that 56 percent of British full time workers would freely volunteer their skills to fight poverty in a developing country, provided they had the support of their employer.

A Better Path to Impact Careers for MBAs

Guest blog by Ryan Steinbach,  Impact Business Leaders

U.S. Millennials More Committed To Sustainability: Cox Enterprises Report

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Millennial Generation, or Gen Y, are the demographic cohort following Generation X—most researchers use birth years ranging from the early 1980s to the early 2000s for this group. There is a shared view that Millennials are more aware of society's many challenges than previous cohorts, are looking for a broader social purpose, and, in America, they are now the most populous generation.

Top 5 Steps to Create Meaning and Purpose at Your Company

Guest blog by Pamela Hawley, UniversalGiving

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive and then go do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”

-Howard Thurman

Top 5 Steps to Create Meaning and Purpose at Your Company

Guest blog by Pamela Hawley, CEO and Founder, Universal Giving

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive and then go do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman

This is very true.

New Study Shows Less Than Half Of U.K. Businesses Believe They Have A Duty Of Care To Employee Health

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – In the U.K. people here, like everywhere else, are working in tough times, which looks set to continue as people put in longer hours, are more stressed and feel anxious about the future, particularly job security and their financial future.

Five Easy Questions That Unlock Employee Engagement

Guest blog by TINYpulse

It’s heard from every corner of the earth, but what exactly is employee engagement? Employee happiness, motivation, compatibility with the company’s mission — engagement involves all of these complex ideas. But many organizations are adverse to employee engagement because they see it as an enigma that’s impossible to tackle.

American Companies Run By CEOs with Daughters Spend More On CSR: New Study

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Why do some of America’s largest corporations spend an extra US$59.5 million a year on corporate social responsibility?

The Value Of Mentoring: Legg Mason Steps Up

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – It has been proven that mentoring can improve a young person’s self-esteem, by guaranteeing a young person that someone cares and they are not alone in dealing with life’s challenges. About 40 percent of a teenager's waking hours are spent without companionship or supervision.

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