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The CSR Minute

The Minute is your video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

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SRI Market Looks for Common Standards - The Minute
Here’s a problem in search of a solution. A recent survey by TIAA Global Asset Management reports growing interest by investors in socially responsible investing. Almost one-third of the investors polled in the survey have made responsible investments. But here’s the twist: only five percent of financial advisors polled said that their clients were investing in SRI funds. Where’s the...
Aug 22, 2016 2:45 PM ET
What Does Brexit Mean for UK Energy Policy and Business? - The Minute
British companies are pressuring Greg Clark, Secretary of State for the Department of Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy, to produce a long-term energy policy framework, as soon as possible. BEIS is a new agency formed, post-Brexit, by merging the Department for Energy and Climate Change with the Department for Business, Innovation, and Skills. In light of the Brexit vote and the...
Aug 15, 2016 5:05 PM ET
New Healthcare Policy Means Changes in Hospital Business Models - The Minute
“Bundled payments” is the latest innovation in US healthcare to affect providers’ business models. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have proposed a new policy that includes new categories of care under mandatory experiments with this concept. According to Modern Healthcare, “in bundled-payment programs, the payer sets a target price for a medical or surgical episode....
Aug 8, 2016 4:35 PM ET
Workplace Performance Ratings Make a Major Change - The Minute
Performance ratings have been the norm in corporate practice for decades. But now there’s a move to shift from numeric rankings and grading labels toward a more nuanced conversation to evaluate work. Numerous companies are dropping simplified categories in favor of richer conversations to enhance performance by employees and employers alike. Exhibit A: GE, long looked to as an example...
Aug 1, 2016 6:30 PM ET
Employee Dis-Engagement: Sabbaticals Benefit Workers and Companies - The Minute
In the area of employee engagement, the current trend is to connect programs with a company’s core business. But there’s a new, opposite strategy as well: encouraging employees to take time away from work to explore personal goals. The paid sabbatical is becoming a more common benefit throughout the business world. Not surprisingly, companies with innovative products are taking the lead...
Jul 25, 2016 6:00 PM ET