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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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Consumers to Spend More with Socially Responsible Companies in 2015 - The Minute
Thirty-two percent of U.S. consumers plan to spend more with socially responsible companies this year. That’s the key finding of the third annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index, a yearly survey compiled by Good. Must. Grow., a marketing agency. That number marks a small but steady increase in the survey’s reporting, up from 30 percent in 2014 and 29 percent in 2013. The 2015 Index also...
Apr 16, 2015 4:00 PM ET
LA Uses Performance Dashboard to Measure Progress of Sustainability “pLAn” - The Minute
As cities create more strategies and projects to improve sustainability across all aspects of urban living, it’s become more important to measure the progress of those initiatives. Nowhere is that need as urgent as in Los Angeles, where an historic, statewide drought has forced mandatory water usage controls. Now, LA has adopted a performance dashboard to manage its sustainability efforts as...
Apr 13, 2015 4:30 PM ET
Women-Led VC Funds Look for Investment Profits - The Minute
The venture capital business is the most macho sector of the majorly male Silicon Valley business culture. Female partners make up just six percent of U.S. VC fund partners, according to a Babson College study. Of the 92 most successful VC firms surveyed by Fortune magazine, women made up 4.2 percent of the total partners. Seventy-seven percent of VC funds have never had a female partner,...
Apr 9, 2015 4:30 PM ET
Organic Food Companies Change Business Model by Expanding Deeper into Supply Chain - The Minute
The rapid sales growth in organic foods, a thirty two point two billion dollar business last year, has caused major supply problems for organic food companies. U.S. retail sales of organic food more than tripled over the decade through 2013, according to the Organic Trade Association. But this market explosion has caused organic production to lag behind market demand, causing higher prices and...
Apr 6, 2015 4:00 PM ET
The Business Case for Social Leadership: Companies Protest Indiana and Arkansas Laws - The Minute
Protests against laws in Indiana and Arkansas that could allow discrimination against gay couples are coming from a broad spectrum of the business community. Tech companies like Apple, Salesforce.com, Twitter, Yelp, and Square, not known for their public engagement with social issues, have spoken out against the laws. Business-as-usual NASCAR and the NCAA, which is headquartered in...
Apr 2, 2015 5:00 PM ET

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