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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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Top 100 Hospitals Record Higher Profits, Lower Costs Under ACA - The Minute
In this new era of healthcare under the Affordable Care Act, hospitals are working hard to improve outcomes, both for patients and for their bottom lines. There are two main drivers for change. One is negative: financial penalties, such as the one percent cut in Medicare payments under the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Hospital-Acquired Reduction Program, which penalizes poor...
Mar 5, 2015 4:15 PM ET
Food Waste: The Price is Too High - The Minute
The disconnect between global food production and hunger has never been larger. While 800 million people go hungry every day, according to the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization, as much as one-third of all the food produced in the world goes to waste, That’s according to a new report by the Waste and Resources Action Program. The report also puts figures on the amount and cost of this...
Mar 3, 2015 10:00 AM ET
Conservatives and Environmentalists Join to Break Up Florida’s Solar Power Monopoly - The Minute
You’d think that Florida, with the country’s third largest population and a politically conservative electorate that focuses on individual choice, would be a solar power leader. After all, the Sunshine State has plenty of the basic resource. But Florida ranks only 13th nationally in installed solar capacity, behind Number 12 Pennsylvania. The reason? Florida is one of only five...
Feb 26, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Principles and Profits: The Container Store Story - The Minute
Profits versus virtue: that’s the cover story of the current issue of Bloomberg Businessweek. Its graphic illustration of two poles of business activity that have been historically thought of as opposing, but are increasingly looked to as complementary, define the point of the issue’s feature about the Container Store. The article reports the company’s DNA as “conscious capitalism,” a business...
Feb 23, 2015 4:30 PM ET
Canada’s Extractive Companies Step Up CSR in New Government Program - The Minute
Canada’s extractive companies are an outsized global business sector of activity. More than 100 Canadian companies are at work on more than 8,000 properties around the world, making up almost half of all mining and mineral exploration efforts. With this large global footprint, an environmentally messy industry with a checkered ethical history has attracted increasing international scrutiny. ...
Feb 19, 2015 4:30 PM ET