What happens when a company selects 60 of its best performing employees to apply their technical, creative, analytic and other skills to solve some of the biggest challenges of the community’s nonprofits? Families with seriously ill children can be served by improved programs; a provider of men
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People outside of the CSR and community relations fields don’t often think about this, but businesses can be greatly affected by challenges that sit outside of their control.
As a home furnishing company, IKEA focuses on creating a better everyday life for the many people.
Images of Rio de Janeiro’s favelas are almost as synonymous with the city as its famed beachfronts and mountainscapes.
By Shannon Schuyler, Corporate Responsibility Leader, PwC and Jeff Senne, Director, Environment & Marketplace, Corporate Responsibility, PwC
Recently I interviewed the Vice President of Public Social Responsibility at Allstate, Vicky Dinges (pictured below). We talked about why domestic violence is a cornerstone of the Allstate Foundation and how this issue is a reflection of Allstate's core mission.
Recently I interviewed Rhonda Mims, president of ING Foundation and the head of corporate responsibility for ING US. We talked about the company's financial literacy and community investment programs, how the U.S.
If you were planning the city of tomorrow, what kind of transportation options would you include? Would you build in a New York City-style metro? How about a cheaper, more flexible rapid bus system?