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If only sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) were simple and easy to execute. On the contrary, their very complexity is shifting and shaping the current and global professional landscape. And with these changes come a host of new questions, a bevy of new challenges, countless creative successes, and even more demoralizing failures as businesses, nonprofits, governments, and individuals attempt to embrace sustainability and CSR on both the professional and personal levels.

In this everchanging space, Justmeans Staff writers use their knowledge and expertise to bring you the leading stories and facts to help readers stay current on all these issues. As the business world continues to grapple with sustainability and CSR, Justmeans will continue to write about it.

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Britain’s Widening Diversity Deficit in the FTSE 100 Threatens Competitiveness
Ethnic minority representation at the top of Britain’s biggest firms has declined, says a study of the top 10,000 executives in the FTSE 100, though on a positive note, gender diversity in the boardroom has increased and women have taken strides forward. The research by Green Park Group, a London-based executive recruiter, warns that...
Jun 29, 2015 8:00 AM ET
Dutch Entrepreneur Says He Can Clean Up the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch
This summer, a small armada of vessels from all over the globe will converge in the Pacific Ocean. Their arrival is expected to herald what arguably can be called one of the more creative environmental cleanup projects. As many as fifty boats consisting of everything from research vessels to private cruisers, sailboats and commercial fishing vessels will track the Pacific's...
Jun 26, 2015 8:00 AM ET
Investment Funds Target Sustainable Aquaculture
The U.S. imports more than 90 percent of its seafood. This supply is becoming increasingly constrained as global demand is on the rise and wild-caught production is declining. According to the World Bank, aquaculture will supply two-thirds of global fish consumption by 2030. This is the lucrative area where private equity and venture capital funds are keen to finance innovative fish-farming...
Jun 25, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Getting Dressed in the Dark: Understanding The True Cost
Ten years ago, I had a breakdown in a dressing room at the mall. I needed to buy my first suit for a new job with a leading anti-slavery organization. Oh, the irony. Bangladesh, India, Guatemala, Vietnam. I knew the likelihood of forced labor, low-wages, and zero possibility for something besides garment factory work for the people who made the clothing I was trying on. But what...
Jun 24, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Golf Courses Adopting Innovative Solutions for Water Conservation
Golf courses around the U.S. use about 2.08 billion gallons of water per day for irrigation. This comes to nearly 130,000 gallons per course per day. Golf industry is under pressure to find solutions to make the courses more sustainable. New types of grasses, new irrigation technologies, and innovative layouts that are more environment-friendly can help to address the challenge. In...
Jun 23, 2015 8:00 AM ET