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Sustainability In 2021: Everything Companies Should Know – Forbes

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Written by Rebecca Scheel

Director, Invest in Norway, North America at Innovation Norway, bridging the gap for large tech companies expanding into the Nordic Region.

The Covid-19 pandemic hit nearly every industry hard. Clean energy braced for a massive blow, …

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What is sustainability accounting? What does ESG mean? We have answers – The Conversation

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Written by Leanne Keddie

Sustainability is a hot topic today due to increasing awareness of climate change and inequality, among other pressing issues.

The Earth just recorded a seven-year hot streak and we’re approaching the COVID-19 pandemic’s first anniversary. The …

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Novogradac’s Chief Social Impact Officer Discusses the Importance of Engaging Stakeholders, Creating a Custom Social Impact Strategy – Novoco

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Written by Terese Garcia

The concept of social impact has been around for decades, but national and global events of the past few years prompted organizations to take a closer look at how they can effect positive change for their …

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The Best Sustainable Fashion Brands—If You’re Sick of Fast Fashion – WSJ

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Written by Sara Bosworth

NEXT TO sweatpants and Zoom shirts, sustainability might be the hottest thing in fashion right now. Consumers—especially younger ones—increasingly expect more from the brands they patronize: more transparency, more accountability, more emphasis on ethical practices. You …

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The Skillful Corporation in McKinsey Quarterly

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21 Types Of Consulting (With Real Examples & Stories) – Consulting Success

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Interested in the different types of consulting and consulting businesses?

In this post, we’re sharing 21 types of consulting.

Specifically, the “Who, What, When, and Why.”

And we’ve included examples of real consulting businesses for each type.

If you’re looking …

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Vault’s 2021 Ranking of the Best Consulting Firms in Europe and Asia-Pacific – Vault

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Written by Stephan Maldonado

Today, we’re thrilled to announce the release of our annual ranking of the Best Consulting Firms to Work For in Europe and Asia-Pacific. The Consulting Rankings highlight the best firms in these regions across 39 categories and …

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Massachusetts Gov. Vetoes Bill Calling for Net-Zero Emissions by Midcentury – Green Tech Media

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Written by Emma Foehringer Merchant

The legislation also would have raised the state’s renewable portfolio standard to 40 percent by 2030.

Massachusetts lawmakers began 2021 by passing legislation imposing limitations on the state’s emissions in coming decades, codifying a broad, …

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Massachusetts Gov. Vetoes Bill Calling for Net-Zero Emissions by Midcentury – Green Tech Media

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Written by Jeff St. John

Homes need a lot more digital smarts nowadays to manage rooftop solar, backup batteries and electric vehicle chargers. It’s nice if those distributed energy resources (DERs) can be integrated with household electrical load controls via …

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NBCUniversal Awards Grants to 10 Social Impact Nonprofits (Exclusive) – The Hollywood Reporter

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Written by Rebecca Sun

The new partnerships are part of the multi-year, $100 million commitment Comcast made in June to combat institutional injustice and inequality.

NBCUniversal has identified 10 nonprofit organizations that are the latest beneficiaries of parent company Comcast’s …

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