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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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Companies that Treat Employees Well Attract 35% More Investment From SRI Funds - The Minute
Treating employees well would seem to be conventional wisdom, business management 101. Many studies show that employees who earn fair wages, enjoy good working conditions, and who work for a company that implements CSR values are more productive, adding real value to a company’s bottom line. Now, a study has found that practicing good employee relations can also be profitable in terms of...
Feb 15, 2016 5:30 PM ET
World’s Largest Asset Managers Meet to Improve Governance - The Minute
Tired of being politicized piñatas in a campaign season of widespread bank bashing, the world’s largest asset managers have held summit meetings to discuss how to improve public company governance. The goal is to produce a new, collective statement of best practices that would change the relationship between U.S. companies and investors for the better. That relationship is currently marked by...
Feb 8, 2016 6:30 PM ET
New Healthcare Business Model Takes Effect in Maryland - The Minute
The ongoing debate over the future shape of American health care has turned the spotlight on an innovative model that is at work right now, and that holds out promise for a major goal of all health care reform: to control costs. The state of Maryland’s budgetary regulation of medical institutions stands out as an example of political will put to a practical purpose: to change health...
Feb 1, 2016 4:30 PM ET
New Index Sets Benchmarks for Long Term Investment - The Minute
A new investment index has been launched. It’s the latest result of a growing demand by investors to benchmark the impact of CSR, ESG, and sustainability issues on business valuation. The S&P Long-Term Value Creation Global Index, created by the S&P Dow Jones Indices, measures sustainability criteria and projected investment outcomes over the long term. Developed in partnership...
Jan 25, 2016 5:45 PM ET
Corporate Political Responsibility: Why Companies Should Get More Political - The Minute
Business and politics are commonly thought of as coming together only when companies lobby for policies on specific issues that affect their profits. But the strict separation of politics, the economy, and society has always been more of a myth than a reality. And, in the 21st century, companies should get more directly political, argues Doctor Johannes Bohnen, co-chairman of the...
Jan 18, 2016 7:00 PM ET