What Questions Should Investors Be Asking to Understand If a Company Is Really Socially Sound?
As socially progressive investors, we perform our own due diligence when we consider a company and its ethical, moral and social standing before it is added to our portfolio. Investors must ensure...
Paradox Sports, The North Face Helping Adaptive Climbers Reach New Heights
Athletes previously inactive in the climbing community are now looking at more widespread climbing and adventure opportunities, thanks to new sponsorship from The North Face. The outdoor apparel...
Companies Committed to Sustainability But Which Rely on Old-Economy Metrics Will Never Get There from Here
A close friend and colleague of mine, Joe Firestone, once pointed out that along with new conceptions of the world (i.e., new paradigms) come corresponding requirements for new measurement models. We...
Lack of Waste Infrastructure Could Leave UK Open to 'Potential Disaster Scenario' Post-Brexit
The realities of a hard Brexit are beginning to come to fruition. Immigration issues notwithstanding, the UK stands to face significant challenges in meeting its Paris commitments and upholding its...
The North Face Targets Inclusivity with New Social Impact Campaign
Walls have conventionally been viewed as objects that divide, an idea that has intensified in this new era. But to The North Face, walls are places where people in the climbing community come...
Decision-Making Science: One Woman’s Method for Creating an Industry Sea Change
There was the agrarian revolution, followed by the industrial revolution and now the digital revolution. With each came efficiency and added value. But with each also came a loss of jobs and painful...
Neighbourly, M&S Expand Redistribution Scheme Beyond Food Waste
Neighbourly, a social network connecting local projects and community needs with companies ready to help with funds and volunteers, has announced the expansion of its food surplus program to include...
Trucost Launches New Corporate Carbon Pricing Tool
To help companies assess exposure to evolving regional carbon-pricing mechanisms, Trucost, which is part of S&P Dow Jones Indices, has launched the Trucost Corporate Carbon Pricing Tool. The tool...
Socially Conscious Hotel Booking Platform Empowers Travelers to Create Positive Impacts
Hotel booking platform and blog Kind Traveler is changing the way consumers think about travel. Built on a socially conscious ‘Give + Get’ model, the platform aims to empower travelers to become a...
New Natural Nutritional Supplement Could Be Key to ‘Climate-Friendly’ Beef
The realities of climate change and shifting consumer preferences for responsible, sustainable products have sparked a paradigm shift in the food industry, one that is leading food companies and...

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