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Whatever your benchmarks, stop fretting about conflicts, and start thinking about complements.
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As the number of sustainability reporting frameworks expands, practitioners are struggling to make sense of the options. Meanwhile, industry experts are scrambling to declare a winner.

At the COMMIT!Forum 2013, BrownFlynn outlined the important details of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and demonstrated that they are complementary frameworks. The expanded use of each, whether individually or combined, is a positive trend for all stakeholders.

Reduce Your Supply Chain’s Carbon Footprint

Don't miss the "Unlocking the Freight Supply Chain to Reduce Carbon and Costs" session at the COMMIT!Forum!
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Business leaders are looking closely at their supply chains to address more urgent concerns for reducing costs, enhancing competitiveness, energy security, economic vitality and addressing risks from climate change.

Join us at the COMMIT!Forum on October 8th-9th at the New York Marriott Downtown and find out how a market based public private partnership helps freight shippers and carriers to save fuel and money by benchmarking their transportation supply chain carbon efficiency.

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Let Us Hear Your Voice at the COMMIT!Forum

Submit Your COMMIT!Forum Session Proposal Today
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We are seeking session proposals for the COMMIT!Forum event that will take place on October 8-9, 2013 in New York City.  The annual COMMIT!Forum calls on business and sustainability leaders to share their insights on how to improve the role of business in society and how corporate responsibility and sustainability drive sales, saves money and improves asset values.

Working Together for the Planet - 5 Videos for Earth Day

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There are so many issues affecting the planet that every day needs to be treated as Earth Day, and everyone needs to be part of the solution. To have a sustainable future, we’re going to need to change everything from the way we do business and the technology we use, to the food we eat and the homes we live in.

The Perils of Fracking

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at COMMIT!Forum 2012, Part 7
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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sat down with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum in New York.  In an extended interview, Kennedy discusses his career in the environmental movement and the impacts of business on the planet.  He explores the roots of environmental problems, analyzes the current situation and offers solutions for creating a healthy, prosperous future for society and the natural world.

What Groups Are Interested in CSR?

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By Bahar Gidwani

It seems to be my fate to explain corporate social responsibility (CSR) to all of my friends (and to a number of strangers!).  I suspect that my eyes sometimes glaze with messianic fervor and that some of my listeners start looking for the nearest exit.

The most frequent question I get when I pause for breath is “Who is interested in CSR?”  Of course, I have my own favorite answer (“EVERYONE!”), but I thought I’d offer a little more concrete data.

Subsidizing Pollution

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at COMMIT!Forum 2012, Part 8
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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sat down with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum in New York.  In an extended interview, Kennedy discusses his career in the environmental movement and the impacts of business on the planet.  He explores the roots of environmental problems, analyzes the current situation and offers solutions for creating a healthy, prosperous future for society and the natural world.

Earning by Conserving

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at COMMIT!Forum 2012, Part 6
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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sat down with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum in New York.  In an extended interview, Kennedy discusses his career in the environmental movement and the impacts of business on the planet.  He explores the roots of environmental problems, analyzes the current situation and offers solutions for creating a healthy, prosperous future for society and the natural world.

Duke Power and Coal

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at COMMIT!Forum 2012, Part 5
Multimedia with summary

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sat down with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum in New York.  In an extended interview, Kennedy discusses his career in the environmental movement and the impacts of business on the planet.  He explores the roots of environmental problems, analyzes the current situation and offers solutions for creating a healthy, prosperous future for society and the natural world.

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