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Four Key Takeaways From 3BL Forum

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This week, business executives, nonprofit leaders, government officials and issue advocates met in National Harbor, Maryland for the annual 3BL Forum. The theme of the conference was “Brands Taking Stands – What’s Next” and dove into how brands and organizations can continue to push forward on the world’s most pressing social and environmental issues by digging in on activism, engagement and activation. Here are a few key takeaways we took from the event:

Webinar: Pro Bono + The Inclusive Leader

A Panel Conversation Exploring the Connection between Pro Bono Service and the Evolving Field of Inclusion on Thurs, October 24
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For decades, companies have been tapping into the power of pro bono service to accelerate talent development and engage employees while lifting up the communities where they live and work. Now, as corporate leaders are looking for innovative inclusive experiences, how can pro bono work further enhance inclusion and diversity efforts?

Collaboration’s the Key for a Circular Economy

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Hundreds of leaders from business, academia, government, and nonprofits were greeted with this refrain at the start of the 4th annual US Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF) Summit on Sustainability and Circular Economy. If you know anything about the USCCF, you know they exist to unite the public, business, and communities through thought-provoking dialogue that inspires action toward creative solutions. The summit achieved this, and more.

Businesses Have A Responsibility To Lead: My Never Stand Still Conversation With DICK’S Sporting Goods CEO Ed Stack

By Dan Schulman, President and CEO, PayPal
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We recently hosted DICK’S Sporting Goods CEO Ed Stack at PayPal’s VP+ leadership team meeting in San Jose. I knew I also wanted Ed to join me for a #NeverStandStill episode so that his inspiring message could be shared more broadly.

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 115: Getting Creative on #GivingTuesday

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December 3, 2019 marks the 8th annual #GivingTuesday. It has grown every year since its inception and  become an important part of the end-of-year giving season. But with so many different organizations taking notice of the success and participating, it’s important to find a way for your organization to stand out.

Film Featuring the Courageous Journeys of Children Facing Cancer Debuting at The Atlantic Festival During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Chispa House and Aflac Present 'Moments of Joy'
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WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2019 /3BL Media/ -- Aflac, a committed corporate ally to families facing childhood cancer, and Chispa House, a purpose-driven film and content production company dedicated to honoring the spark in everyday people, will debut a 35-minute documentary film, "Moments of Joy," Sept. 25 during The Atlantic Festival in Washington, D.C.

Introducing TriplePundit’s 3BL Forum Series

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As the October 29-30 3BL Forum: Brands Taking Stands—What’s Next draws closer, the editors at TriplePundit are excited to announce the launch of an editorial series that will showcase several of the speakers, partners and sponsors that will be onstage during this fast-paced, high-octane event.

The Future of Values-Driven Investing 

Running Towards Opportunities: My Never Stand Still Conversation with Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman

By Dan Schulman, President & CEO of PayPal
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If there’s anyone who understands my “Never Stand Still” mantra, it’s Nasdaq President and CEO Adena Friedman. As a black belt in Taekwondo, Adena knows how to give a hit, take a hit, and get back up again even more ready to tackle the next challenge.

GRI at UNGA74

Engaging and influencing during the UN General Assembly
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September 23, 2019 /3BL Media/ The 74th annual United Nations General Assembly – ‘UNGA74’ – is underway, as representatives from the 193 UN member states meet in New York.  

This global gathering is a catalyst for high-level meetings, events and conferences, a number of which are very relevant to GRI’s work to promote sustainability reporting and corporate transparency, in the context of progress towards sustainable development.  

Twitter Chat: Racing Toward a Low-Carbon Future

Join our Twitter chat by using #SBTchatSE September 24, 10:00 a.m. EST
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