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CSRwire is the leading source of corporate social responsibility and sustainability press releases, reports and information. What is the impact of Corporate Philanthropy? By Elaine Cohen The CECP Corporate Philanthropy Summit recognizes companies who contribute to communities. The Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy , or CECP for short, a network of global CEO’s committed to corporate philanthropy, held its annual summit in New York in early June 2010. It drew close to 300 attendees, all eager to debate the strategic impacts of corporate philanthropy and share the responsibility for “Shaping the ...
and the 8th richest person in the United States with personal wealth of US$18 billion in 2010. He is the founder and 88% owner of Bloomberg L.P. , a financial news and information services media company. 1 2 A lifelong Democrat before seeking elective office, Bloomberg switched his registration in 2001 and ran for mayor as a Republican , winning the election that year and a second term in 2005. He was frequently mentioned as a possible independent candidate for the 2008 presidential election and fueled that speculation when he left the Republican Party in June 2007 to become an independent. There was also speculation that he ...
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How Youth Make a Difference Through Social Investing | Diana Ayton ...
In this video interview, Diana shares her passion for social entrepreneurship and tells us about her youth-led organization that lets youth take action and make a difference through smart investments. Diana also shares insights and advice with social entrepreneurs and people of all ages: “we hold in our hand a compass so we can write our own maps – so go write your own map, and follow your compass.” Thank you Diana! KATRINA: So here I am with Diana of Fast Forward Fund . Diana you’ve been to Clinton Global Initiative this past week representing Fast Forward Fund. Can you tell us about your organization ... market research, surveys and trends
The Concept of Corporate Citizenship in a Global Environment ...
Over the past two decades, the forces of economic globalization, political transformation and technological innovation have increased the global reach and influence of the private sector. The number of transnational corporations has almost doubled from 37,000 in 1990 to over 60,000 today, with some 800,000 foreign affiliates and millions of suppliers and distributors operating along their global value chains. This process has conferred new rights and created new business opportunities for global corporations and large national companies, while also exposing weaknesses in national and global governance structures. It has also ... market research, surveys and trends

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Gold had more than tripled in value since the start of this decade, and competition from emerging markets made life increasingly hard for Italian jewelry workshops like Unoaerre, which was founded in 1926 and helped make the city of Arezzo's reputation as one of the top suppliers of the quality gold jewelry sold by internationally known retailers. Once No. 1 in gold jewelry production, Italy has in the last few years slipped behind China and India. Turkey, too, is breathing down its neck. How did Unoaerre and its peers respond to the challenges? They invested in research and development to manufacture similar, but lighter, ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Web 2.0 Summit: Larry Brilliant on investing in the future ...
SAN FRANCISCO--"We are at an inflection point where there are enormous problems to be solved and enormous opportunities." Those weren't the words of President-elect Barack Obama. It was the Pied Piper of Web 2.0, Tim O'Reilly, making his opening remarks at the Web 2.0 Summit here Wednesday. Against the backdrop of the change in power in Washington, D.C. (opportunities) and the economic meltdown (one of the problems), the navel-gazing tech industry lives on. Speakers at the event include VC legend John Doerr, Yahoo's Jerry Yang, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Alibaba's Jack Ma, Intel's Paul ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Bank of America Recognizes Youth Leadership by Investing $1 Million in Paid ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jul 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As the national teen unemployment rate hovers around 26 percent and is expected to worsen, Bank of America is partnering with 90 nonprofit organizations and putting 230 civic-minded high schoolers to work this summer as part of its Student Leaders program. The Student Leaders, selected in recognition of their service to the community, participate in eight-week local nonprofit internships, funded by the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, where they gain hands-on experience and learn the finer points of nonprofit ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
New Report: Largest Portion of Job Openings Projected for Massachusetts by ...
/PRNewswire/ -- More than 396,000 "middle-skill" job openings—those that require more than a high school diploma, but less than a four-year degree—are projected for the state by 2016, concludes a new study released today by National Skills Coalition in partnership with Skill Works and The Workforce Solutions Group. But to unleash the full economic benefits of these openings, Massachusetts will need to continue to invest in proper training and education for its workforce to make sure it has people ready for those jobs. Though the recession has halted current employment growth, the report projects that ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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The current economic malaise has sent investors looking for new avenues of investment - not just for the financial returns but also to make a difference in the world at large. Enter the socially-responsible investment, a niche market that is now coming of age. INSEAD Knowledge spoke with several individuals and fund managers at the Doing Good and Doing Well conference at the IESE Business School in Barcelona this spring. If it’s one thing that motivates an investor, it’s getting into an untapped market - and that has stimulated interest in the bottom of the pyramid, the working poor who, while having been shut out of ...
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Will the Copenhagen Climate summit lead you to consider the impact ...
Why would a bunch of hypocritical, self-important fools gathering to discuss a subject that is known to be steeped in falsified (and subsequently destroyed) data and promoted by a fools fool Al Gore and his minion of radical cult Hollywood pea brained zealots have ANY impact on ANYTHING I do? I'm off to burn some tires and waste oil in my backyard in their honor. Jeff posted 7 months ago Interim CEO, Strategy Consultant, Keynotes, Seminars. Ex-Banker + Futurist = Bank-on-it Future-Proof Results see all my answers There is an ongoing trend towards tele/video-conferencing. This will continue. posted 7 months ago What will ...
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Not leadership but some classic quotes - "Working Girl" - someone working against the odds and winning out in the end. Tess is not the classic heroine and her journey is messy, but she gets the job done. posted 1 month ago This immediately made me think of Star Trek Voyager, Captain Kathryn Janeway, she always had a way with with words. You can find a load of quotes that might help you on the IMDB website. http://www.imdb.com/character/ch0001486/quotes posted 1 month ago Business WRITER, Editor | Blogger | Strategic MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS, B2B | Web Content Creator | Business Development see all my answers Sally Field in ...