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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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Renewables Continue to Surprise, Surpassing Hydro in 2014
The year 2014 was another very strong growth year for renewables. Based on data from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), generation from non-hydro renewables...
Mar 9, 2015 4:00 PM ET
U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef Launched with Cargill, McDonald’s, Walmart, Tyson Foods, Merck, JBS
With the rise in the standard of living across the world, protein consumption has gone up. Beef has become one of the most important protein sources in the American diet with almost 61 lbs of beef consumed per person every year. The U.S. has also emerged as the world leader in beef production and exports. On the lines of the Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB), now a U.S....
Mar 9, 2015 8:00 AM ET
#HerDay2015: Be Part of the Conversation Making Change
International Women’s Day, 8 March, is a time to reflect on progress made, call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities. This year’s United Nation’s theme on International Women’s Day is “Empowering...
Mar 6, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Sustainability is Good for Business at HP, Samsung, WM, Coca-Cola, J&J, Tim Hortons, Nissan, Starwood, Unilever, Starbucks
Sustainable business practices have emerged as a crucial factor in the creation of long-term shareholder value in a globally competitive environment. Sustainability-related trends are having a significant impact on the top and bottom lines of companies. According to McKinsey, the key reasons companies want to embrace sustainability are to increase efficiency and reduce costs, improve their...
Mar 6, 2015 8:00 AM ET
Study Links Conflict in Syria to Climate Change
There has been speculation and concern among many factions, including the US security community, that the onset of climate change will usher in economic, political and social unrest, leading to additional conflicts around the world. In a report released last fall, the DoD referred to climate change as a “...
Mar 4, 2015 4:00 PM ET