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The CSR Scoop - 7/07/2015

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We’re just coming off the holiday weekend, during which we celebrated all that makes our country great. Among those things to celebrate is the exciting work being done across America to align the complementary interests of business and society to strengthen the communities in which we live and work. But before we pat ourselves on the back and declare the CSR Revolution won, we have a few more battles to fight, a few more separatists to convert, and a few more structures to dismantle.

The CSR Scoop - 6/19/2015

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With summer upon us, we look forward to sunshine-filled weekends, and of course, our weekly roundup of the latest and greatest in the cross-sector space! This week’s Scoop features articles about purpose-driven business, the importance of both top-down and bottom-up involvement in corporate culture, and transformative volunteering. Read on to enjoy some of our favorites!


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The CSR Scoop - 6/12/2015

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It’s Friday – time for the CSR Scoop, your roundup of the latest ideas, initiatives, and strategies that are driving our businesses and communities towards positive social change. Enjoy this week’s edition, which features articles about employee giving, volunteering time-off, philanthropic trends, those pesky millennials and much, much more.


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The CSR Scoop - 6/05/2015

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With June upon us, it’s tough to sit inside at a desk all day and remain engaged and passionate about the work on the screen in front of you. A number of articles this week reference the challenge of employee disengagement and dissatisfaction, and we feel it more than ever during these summer months. Hope remains, however - and it’s not just because we know that cold, gray winter will soon return to make us appreciate the comfortable warmth of our offices.

The CSR Scoop - 5/15/2015

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The debate is on! This week, a number of industry thought leaders reflected on today’s shifting business and social landscape and raised a few bold, controversial points. As we move towards integrated corporate social responsibility, are standalone CSR departments passé or are they still indispensable? As the divisions between the for-profit and nonprofit sectors become increasingly ambiguous, is there cause to be wary of too much sector blurring? Read on to learn more about these issues and about other hot topics of the week.

The CSR Scoop - 5/08/2015

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“CSR is a current world view and one that needs to be embraced.”  We heard message loud and clear this week in in political blogs, HR reports, generational studies, international award ceremonies, and more. Read on to learn about why businesses are clamoring to grow and evolve their corporate citizenship strategy and how CSR professionals, HR departments, philanthropists, and the nonprofit sector are involved with this shift.


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An Unconventional Path to Developing Female Leaders

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I'm not a big football fan. I've never made it through a full game.  But during the few moments that I sat down to watch the Super Bowl this past year, it wasn’t the action on the field that caught my attention.

The CSR Scoop - 5/01/2015

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We were excited to see interesting discourse this week on number topics near and dear to our hearts: cross-sector solutions, evolving business standards and strategies, purpose-driven careers, volunteer engagement, and more. Check out it all out in the Scoop and enjoy what we hope will be an ice cream-worthy weekend!

The CSR Scoop - 4/24/2015

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Volunteer Week may have officially ended on April 18, but chatter from the corporate and nonprofit sectors this week demonstrated that volunteering is at the forefront of the CSR discussion year-round.

The scoop this week touches upon various indexes of CSR success, the imperative for businesses of all sizes to engage in corporate giving, the wraparound business benefits of corporate volunteering, and nonprofit tricks to engage “the modern volunteer.” Read on!

The CSR Scoop - 4/17/2015

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Common Impact is excited to launch a new weekly blog series: The CSR Scoop. Every Friday, we’ll be sharing the scoop on corporate citizenship, employee engagement, skills-based volunteerism, nonprofit leadership, philanthropic trends, and more!  Subscribe to our blog or swing by our site at your week’s end to stay up to date on the latest and greatest initiatives, research and events in the CSR space.

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