Countering the Cost of Convenience – Medium

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Written by Rachel Boagey

eal kits have found a place in the market — and in our kitchens — because of their convenience, but also because they provide much-needed creative inspiration to those repetitive cooking routines.

Unfortunately, this convenience often comes …

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Raytheon Technologies Announces $500 Million Social Impact Initiative – Cison

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WALTHAM, Mass.April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) today announced Connect Up, a 10-year, $500 million corporate responsibility initiative to drive transformative, generational impact on critical societal challenges. This focused philanthropy expands upon and …

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Climate Change 101 for business leaders – Deloitte

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Written by Kristen Sullivan, Michelle Bachir, Kyle Tanger, David Novak, and Jay Parekh

ADDRESSING climate change has moved steadily higher on the corporate agenda. Even as more of the business community acknowledges the fundamentals—that the emission of greenhouse gases by …

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BlackRock, Temasek to Raise Billions for Carbon-Cutting Startups – Bloomberg

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Written by Erik Schatzker

Two of the world’s most powerful money managers are joining forces to build a business on climate-change investing and raise one of the largest venture-capital funds dedicated to carbon-cutting technologies.

BlackRock Inc. and Singapore’s Temasek Holdings …

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3 ways the Best Companies to Work For Helped Employees Endure an Unprecedented Year – Fortune

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Written by Emma Hinchliffe

“It can be easy to be a great company when times are perfect,” one employee wrote this year. “But they have shown they are a great company when times are more uncertain.” No business was immune …

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The Complicity of Corporate Sustainability – Stanford Social Innovation Review

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Written by Auden Schendler

In the early ’90s I worked on corporate sustainability with a group of young, smart, optimistic colleagues, paid virtually nothing, working out of an office closet next to the bathroom at Rocky Mountain Institute, a sustainability …

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Renewable Energy Smashes Records in 2020 – EcoWatch

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Written by Kenny Stancil

Despite the difficulties associated with the Covid-19 pandemic, the world added a record amount of new renewable energy capacity in 2020, according to data released Monday by the International Renewable Energy Agency.

IRENA’s annual Renewable Capacity …

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Rethinking sustainability in the post-pandemic landscape – ING

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Written by ING

Looking back, 2020 was a wake-up call for corporates, investors and governments alike. Not only were they dealing with the impact of lockdowns, supply chain disruptions and loss of business, but the year was also marked by …

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Work Like a B Corp: Genuine Corporate Social Responsibility Strategies to Try Now – Medium

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Written by Sofia Raimondi

our company seems to have it all — in-demand products or services, a workforce that feels like family, inspiring leadership, and plans for sustainable growth in the years to come.

And yet energy feels low. Employee …

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CPG brands develop creative breakfast food during COVID-19 – SmartBrief

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Written by Audrey Altmann

While US lockdown orders and coronavirus restrictions have created a boost in at-home food consumption across categories, breakfast products have experienced significant growth and development this past year. Consumers working from home and families with children …

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