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COVID-19 Will Continue To Test Small Businesses & Here's How To Respond

by Rhett Power
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3. Embrace corporate social responsibility.

Prior to the pandemic, business and marketing leaders were already looking for ways to meet a growing demand among both consumers and investors for clearly defined corporate social responsibility initiatives. However, CSR must be more than a marketing ploy.

New Public Opinion Research on Climate, COVID and Equity

Georgians believe that climate change and equity are connected and COVID has brought us closer to nature
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The issue of global warming is extremely or very important to 54% of Georgians, and two-thirds of Georgians are more likely to buy products from Georgia companies that actively support key issues including community solar, forest protection and reducing food waste. 

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The issue of global warming is extremely or very important to 54% of Georgians, and two-thirds of Georgians are more likely to buy products from Georgia companies that actively support key issues including community solar, forest protection and reducing food waste. 

Global Agricultural Productivity Report Sponsored in Part by Mosaic

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Mosaic is proud to support the Global Agricultural Productivity report, which promotes increasing productivity sustainably for a food secure world.

About the Global Agricultural Productivity Initiative at Virgina Tech

The Global Agricultural Productivity Report® (GAP Report®) is produced by Virginia Tech, a leading U.S. land-grant university in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Fifth Third ESG Report: The Approach

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Fifth Third’s (NASDAQ: FITB) inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance Report builds upon a foundation set by years of corporate social responsibility reports produced annually. The 2019 ESG Report broadens the stakeholder view with more data-driven information related to the Bank’s environmental, social and governance efforts. In March 2020, Fifth Third became the first U.S. commercial bank to join the SASB Alliance. We also became a member of the GRI community and a TCFD supporter.

Rising Trust in Sustainability Reporting Around the World

Public opinion poll on social and environmental corporate performance
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October 14, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Research across 27 markets has found that trust in how companies communicate their sustainability performance has increased to a record 51% this year, with significant variations by country.

The survey from GlobeScan and GRI asked 1,000 people in each location to indicate whether they agree that companies are honest and truthful about their social and environmental performance. The level of trust is the highest since the survey began in 2003, when it was at 30%.

Schneider Electric's Concrete Plan for a More Sustainable World

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Our Chairman & CEO  Jean-Pascal Tricoire,  gives his views on the key factors that can help us build a true sustainable world. Find out more such insights in our sustainability impact report: http://spr.ly/6013G2VE3 

About Schneider Electric

At Schneider, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. We empower all to make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.

Pandemic Has 49% Of Employees Rethinking Benefits: Aflac Survey

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The annual open enrollment season is nearly underway, and U.S. employees will be making benefits decisions during an unprecedented and challenging time.

To understand employees' and employers' feelings about this critical event, Aflac, a leading provider of supplemental insurance and products in the U.S., conducted a national online survey of 1,200 benefits decision-makers and 2,000 employees across the U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Schneider Electric is Ensuring the Long-term Prosperity of the Planet

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Dr. Bertrand Piccard, Founder and Chairman of Solar Impulse, gives his views on ensuring the long-term prosperity of the planet in our Sustainability Impact Report.

Read more about it here: http://spr.ly/6044GIYbe

About Schneider Electric

At Schneider, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. We empower all to make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.

Tork® Site Safety Guide Shares Hygiene and Safety Recommendations for Manufacturers

Hygiene and health company Essity has developed the Tork Site Safety Guide for Manufacturing to share best practices
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