Posts tagged corporate social responsibility
2018 field notes & a look ahead.

When thinking about our first full calendar year in business, we gratefully gained more than not, took our lumps at times, continued learning heaps, and ponder a great deal heading into 2019. From foundations and capacity building support, to brands and shared value, plus proximity and locally led solutions – here are the big themes on our minds as the earth completes this latest lap around the sun.

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A watershed moment for profit & purpose?

Larry Fink's 2018 letter to CEOs is a game changer. In this year’s address, he sent a clear and direct message to brands: contribute to society or risk losing our support. Our hearts and minds are racing, so we captured the thoughts of co-founders Kathleen and Kevin about the BlackRock letter and its implications.

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Four steps on the path towards shared value.

The reason many for-profit organizations fail to achieve shared value is because it is, to put it bluntly, difficult to achieve. However, we have the responsibility to try. The world will soon require it of us as a way to remain competitive and differentiated as we move into the future.

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