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SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights May 13, 2015

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As Part of Trust Across America’s “North American Trust Awards” – the new “Hank Boerner Accountability Award” Goes to Intel

The Trust Across America (TAA) / Trust Around the World organization, headed by Barbara Kimmel, has featured a unique recognition program for the past five years.  The organization was founded in the wake of the stock market crisis of 2008-2009, to explore and advance important concepts on “trust” in the life of institutions and individuals. 

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights May 6, 2015

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights May 6, 2015
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Disclosure -– It’s All About Materiality So – What is Material in Climate Change? An interesting dialogue is going on…

It’s been a few years now since the US Securities & Exchange Commission staff reminded boards of directors of publicly-traded companies that they have an affirmative responsibility for risk oversight from both the risk and opportunity equation.

So – is Climate Change a risk?  A growing number of stakeholders say “Yes.”

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights April 30, 2015

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights April 30, 2015
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SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights April 14, 2015

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights April 14, 2015
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Lawyers and Sustainability Disclosure/Reporting
Helpful Advice & Guidelines to Win Your Case

Lawyers by education, training and through experience tend to be cautious professionals, generally favoring in corporate disclosure & reporting (for example) caution over passion or over-enthusiasm.  What if you could combine the tough and thorough approach and discipline of law professionals in the firm with the passion of the company’s sustainability efforts and reporting on same?

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights March 9, 2015

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights March 9, 2015
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Communicating About Corporate Sustainability The Challenges

Some interesting perspectives are shared on corporate sustainability strategies and actions by the famed Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania in its current Knowledge@Wharton essay:  lessons learned in how to communicate about corporate sustainability.  As managers involved in CR and sustainability know, it is not always easy – whether it is internal or external communication.

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights March 4, 2015

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights March 4, 2015
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Global Sustainable Investing Pegged at US$21 Trillion In Survey by 7 Leading S.I. Membership Organizations

Global sustainable investing assets under management rose 61%, from US$13.3 trillion at the start of 2012, to reach US$21.4 trillion AUM at the start of 2014. That’s 30% of the total of all professionally managed assets across the regions covered by the survey (which was conducted by the 7 leading sustainable investment professional membership associations).

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights February 26, 2015

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights February 26, 2015
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Keen Observations: Opportunity / Competitive Advantage Through Efforts for Greater Sustainability Disclosure

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights February 10, 2015

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights February 10, 2015
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Story-Telling An Important Skill Set in Corporate / Institutional Sustainability Disclosure and Reporting

Top Thought Leaders in Trust - 2015 Awards: GAI Chairman Hank Boerner Named Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

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CHESTER, N.J., February 5, 2015 -- Trust Across America-Trust Around the World (TAA-TAW), global leaders in organizational trust honors its 2015 Top Thought Leaders in Trust. The awards program, now in its 5th year, celebrates professionals who are transforming the way organizations do business.

Governance & Accountability Institute Chairman Hank Boerner was named to the 2015 awards list and is one of only 15 professionals named to the prestigious "Top Thought Leaders in Trust: 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award Winners."

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights February 3, 2015

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Top Thought Leaders in Trust - 2015 Awards -GAI Chairman Hank Boerner Named Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

(Monday - February 2, 2015 - Source: Trust Across America)  Governance & Accountability Institute Chairman Hank Boerner was named to the 2015 awards list and is one of only 15 professionals named to the prestigious "Top Thought Leaders in Trust: 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award Winners."

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