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The Minute is your daily 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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Diversity in the Workplace: 2016’s Top Companies - The Minute
In today’s overheated, sloganeering political climate in which opinions about ethnicity have become ideological points to be scored, you might not know that business continues to make real progress on diversity in the workplace. Diversity is now recognized as a core driver of business growth and innovation. According to a McKinsey study, companies with diverse managements achieve higher...
May 2, 2016 5:15 PM ET
The New Economy: Global Carbon Tax Moves From Idea to Reality - The Minute
As leaders of 195 countries have begun to sign the Paris agreement on climate change, the focus on a solution to a warming planet is moving from cutting emissions to calls for a global carbon tax. A carbon tax would impose a financial surcharge on fossil fuels for the cost of their polluting impact on the environment and make cleaner energy sources a more viable economic choice. Carbon...
Apr 25, 2016 5:45 PM ET
Five Exchange Traded Funds for Socially Responsible Investors - The Minute
An exchange-traded fund is a security that tracks an index, a commodity, bonds, or a basket of assets, like an index fund. ETFs trade like common stock on a stock exchange, which means they show price changes throughout a day’s trading as shares are bought and sold. With their higher daily liquidity and lower fees than mutual funds, ETFs are perfect vehicles for individual investors. ...
Apr 18, 2016 5:15 PM ET
Reading Reports: Earning Profits the Old-Fashioned Way - The Minute
Following the recent news that 81% of S&P 500 Index companies published corporate responsibility reports last year, it seems only right that someone has decided to read them all—and more. GCA Capital fund manager Geoffrey Abbott is reading 3,000 reports from U.S. companies, according to the Wall Street Journal. Abbott is searching for good investments by reading information...
Apr 11, 2016 5:45 PM ET
Business Pushes Back Against Discrimination Laws - The Minute
Bank of America is at the center of an unusual business coalition. Joined by American Airlines, Lowe’s, Facebook, and PayPal and some 90 other national corporations doing business in North Carolina, it is publicly leading corporate arguments for repeal of that state’s new law that forbids municipal ordinances protecting people against discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. ...
Apr 4, 2016 4:45 PM ET

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