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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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Big Commitment, Big Impact: Aramark’s “Building Community” Volunteer Program - The Minute
Corporate volunteerism has a long history as the primary social program for many companies. But the idea has come a long way from the traditional, once-a-year, clean-up-the-park day. Not that there’s anything wrong with that kind of effort, but in these troubled times with so much need in so many areas, bigger commitments are required to make an impact on today’s large social problems...
Sep 17, 2015 7:45 PM ET
New Financial Incentive Models in Healthcare Need Careful Design - The Minute
A financial incentive program to reduce costs and improve quality is the Big Idea to change healthcare practices under the Affordable Care Act. Over the next three years, the Administration will significantly expand current financial incentives for the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, private payers, and providers. By 2018, half of all Medicare spending will be linked to rewards for...
Sep 14, 2015 6:30 PM ET
“The Sustainability Effect”: Making the Business Case for CSR - The Minute
The business case for CSR has been a common sense one. Improving the eco-efficiency and good governance of a business lowers costs, increases revenues, supports employee productivity and retention, and reduces risk. Now, research is digging deeper into data, finding that reputations of companies can be measured and tied to their market values, and that sustainability performance...
Sep 10, 2015 4:00 PM ET
CSR Adds ROI to the Bottom Line: New Study - The Minute
The question comes up often these days: does CSR add to the bottom line? A new report concludes yes, definitely, and in ways that can be quantified. The study was initiated by Verizon and the Campbell Soup Company to measure the benefits of their ESG programs. They commissioned IO Sustainability—a strategy, research, and public affairs firm—and Babson College, a business school, to produce the...
Aug 31, 2015 6:15 PM ET
Ford Dealer Sponsors Peanut Butter Drive for Community Food Banks -
While cleaning out my email inbox during these dog days of summer, I ran across a story from back in June that made me think about the local initiatives that take place around the country. These stories describe local efforts devoted to hunger relief, improving healthcare, conserving resources, and supporting community charities. Many are small-scale initiatives, but they do add up. The story...
Aug 27, 2015 5:00 PM ET