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Dec 10, 2010 2:15 PM ET

Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI”  The interview features a practitioner’s insights about SRI in emerging markets and through Emerging Markets ESG shares this expertise with a wide global audience.  The goals of Five Questions about SRI are fourfold:


Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Dec 10, 2010 2:15 PM ET

A picture is worth a thousand words. There’s a reason this is a cliché - we’ve all heard it before. Why then, do we often overlook this simple truth when it comes to environmental marketing and advertising?


Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

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Dec 10, 2010 1:15 PM ET

What is numerology?  It is the study of numbers, as the figures designating the year of one's birth, to determine their supposed influence on one's life, and future.  


by Sarah Gilberg, Information Systems Associate, and Jim Vallette, Senior Researcher, Healthy Building Network

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Dec 10, 2010 12:01 PM ET

by Sarah Gilberg, Information Systems Associate, and Jim Vallette, Senior Researcher, Healthy Building Network

The word of the year 2010 is transparency.   Credit its prominence to the modern James Bondian figure Julian Assange and his WikiLeaks divulgence of state secrets.  But WikiLeaks’ efforts have done as much to cloud the debate over transparency as they have to shed light on matters that impact our daily lives. 


Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

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Dec 10, 2010 9:40 AM ET

In our professional consulting practice, we find that small business is often, by design, perfectly suited for sustainability implementation.  Direct interactions over the years with these organizations reveal that small enterprises are typically more intimately connected to their stakeholders.  By this, we mean that small businesses are: 


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Dec 10, 2010 9:30 AM ET

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is pushing for consumer privacy legislation that would give you the ability to stop websites from tracking your surfing habits.  The proposal, called the ‘Do Not Track’ List, shares its name with the ‘Do Not Call’ registry.  But unlike the 'Do Not Call' list, the FTC proposal calls for user-choice in deciding which sites can or cannot track you. 


Press Release from
Dec 10, 2010 9:30 AM ET

TheCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.


Connecting companies with communities through employee volunteering & social media

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Dec 10, 2010 9:27 AM ET

Companies that take credit for the good work of their employees are stealing. Am I clear? Your employee's volunteer work in the community does not, by default, belong to you. Identify your place on the "Employee Volunteering Continuum" - and avoid making a fool of yourself.


Press Release from in Energy
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM ET

(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) CALGARY, Alberta - December 10, 2010 - Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX, NYSE: CVE) has released a new corporate responsibility (CR) policy that clearly states the company’s commitment to CR performance. The CR policy addresses areas such as the health and safety of employees and the communities where Cenovus operates, environmental stewardship, governance, transparency and stakeholder engagement.


summary from
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM ET

With Christmas Eve just two weeks away, don’t miss your chance to order the perfect stocking stuffer to hang from the mantle. The 2011 Show Us Your BRA!™ Calendar is a unique wall calendar featuring “bra-art” designs by celebrities including singer, India.Arie and fashion designer, Rebecca Minkoff, as well as local artists. The original, often-humorous bra-art images are accompanied by inspirational quotes and helpful breast health tips and reminders.

The best part of this stocking stuffer though, is that it gives twice – 100% of the proceeds from your $15 purchase of the calendar benefit the All4One Alliance, a partnership of four nonprofit organizations which...

End of financial year results for Acre show growth in ‘green job’ recruitment

Press Release from
Dec 10, 2010 8:45 AM ET

There are now increasingly positive signs that the ‘green jobs’ market is on an upturn. In the first eight months of 2010 - Acre, a specialist sustainability and environment recruitment company, has seen a 20% increase in jobs. 


Good-B Blogger Monika Mitchell brings you Solutions for Economic Recovery

Blog from in Finance & Investment
Dec 10, 2010 8:00 AM ET

 by Monika Mitchell


Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

Blog from
Dec 9, 2010 3:22 PM ET

“To find the exact answer, one must first ask the exact question.” -- S. Tobin Webster 


Blog from
Dec 9, 2010 3:15 PM ET

Remember the kids who took apart broken machines--tape recorders, telephones, cuisinarts--in order to experiment with building machines? I knew one who invented a tooth fairy detector. Well, if those child inventors want to tinker when they get to college and graduate school, The Lemelson Foundation wants to make sure that they have the help they need to create new technologies that will save lives and preserve the environment.


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