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Why 'Boring' is Important to Sustainability

By Brian Macnamara

Let’s talk about why sustainability needs to be boring.

Alliance Data 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Progress in Key Performance Areas, Establishes 2020 Goals

Findings from 2016 Materiality Assessment to Inform Strategy and Focus Areas in 2017
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PLANO, Texas, July 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions, today released its annual Corporate Responsibility report for 2016, which looks back over the last three years and reveals new 2020 goals across all three of the company’s lines of business – Alliance Data’s card services business, Epsilon and

The ESG Factor

How non-financial performance reporting can build investor confidence

By John DeRose

In the last three years, there has been an expanding role of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors in the decision-making of investors worldwide, according to Ernst & Young’s third Tomorrow’s Investment rules survey. At the crux of this year’s discussion was a simple question: “Is investor appetite for more integrated, predictable and strategic ESG disclosure being met by businesses?”

Heightening CSR Impact through a Culture of Purpose

By Heidi DuBois, Global Head of Corporate Social Responsibility & Social Investing

Today’s workforce is full of employees who expect to make a difference through their daily work. They want to work for inclusive, diverse and collaborative companies that value their contributions and help them to create positive change in the world. It’s one reason so many organizations today are implementing dedicated CSR programs to manage their most important societal impacts.

Three Ways to Streamline ESG Reporting: Outcomes from WFE and GRI Roundtable


As environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting establishes a stronghold across markets worldwide, the question is how and to what extent this information is effectively used by investors.​

Invested in Change from Within

By Monique R. Herena, Chief Human Resources Officer and Senior Executive Vice President, Marketing & Corporate Affairs

As the Investments Company for the World, BNY Mellon is privileged to serve exceptional clients, many of whom are the world’s leading investors. We help investors pursue their personal goals and financial dreams and we help drive growth and prosperity around the world.

GRI Rises To Sustainability Standards Challenge

by Christopher P. Skroupa

Timothy J. Mohin is the Chief Executive of GRI, developer of the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting standards. A veteran in the field of corporate sustainability reporting, prior to his appointment as Chief Executive, Tim was Senior Director of Corporate Responsibility for Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). He is also a former Chairman of the Board for the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) and former member of the Conflict Free Sourcing Initiative’s steering committee. Previously, Tim founded and led Apple’s Supplier Responsibility program.

Investing in What Matters: Alliance Data's 2016 Corporate Responsibility Highlights

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Alliance Data’s 2016 Corporate Responsibility Highlights is an exhibition of the company’s strong commitment to operating responsibly. Our four pillars – data, people, community and environment –  guide us in how we make ethical decisions in our business. Here are some of our notable accolades:

MetLife Ensuring Stability

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As featured in the MetLife Global Impact 2016 CSR Report 

MetLife’s culture of risk management, ethics and integrity are woven into the fabric of the organization — which means employees at all levels and in all departments take responsibility.

How to Solve a Challenge in Five Steps

by Marillyn Hewson, Chairman, President and CEO, Lockheed Martin

It's no secret that the world faces a variety of significant development challenges.

Nations are grappling with unpredictable geopolitical threats, regional instability, and the pace of technological change. All around the world, there is also a shared concern for the environment and an ongoing dialogue about how the world can reduce carbon emissions efficiently and effectively.

At Lockheed Martin, our scientists and engineers are working on all these challenges. And for every one of them, we strive to approach each with a strong science and engineering mindset. 


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