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CEO Corner

In the CEO Corner, Versaic CEO Burt Cummings shares thoughts, opinions and observations about Corporate Social Responsibility and the role organizations play in making a difference in our world. He looks at the challenges for companies trying to create impact in their communities and offers practical advice for making a difference. A technologist at heart, Burt appreciates the role technology and digital media plays in corporate philanthropy while recognizing that when it comes down to it, people are the real game-changers.

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Corporate Philanthropy and Social Media: Engaging Your Audience, Elevating Your Cause
When #GivingTuesday launched in 2012, it provided a counterpoint to two massive celebrations of consumerism: Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, and Cyber Monday. Now some of us will do just about anything to avoid shopping, but both days are intended to lure people out of their post-Thanksgiving food coma to...
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 PM ET
How to Tell Your Corporate Philanthropy Story with Authenticity
During Women’s History Month in March, the JetBlue Foundation (who, as luck would have it, is a Versaic client) hosted 75 girls between the ages of 8 and 12 to learn what it’s like to “Fly Like a Girl” at a hangar in New York’s JFK airport. A video about the event shows a technician checking...
May 24, 2017 9:00 AM ET