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The CSR Scoop

The weekly scoop on corporate citizenship, employee engagement, skills-based volunteerism, nonprofit leadership, philanthropic trends, and more!

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The CSR Scoop - 9/18/2015
Common Impact is buzzing this Friday in advance of our 15th Anniversary celebration next week and that launch of Pro Bono Perspectives, a new resource to support companies and nonprofits in working together to solve complex community challenges.  Stay tuned for the pro bono party! In the meantime, check out what’s newsworthy this week: from Deloitte’s deep dive...
Sep 18, 2015 4:15 PM ET
The CSR Scoop - 9/11/2015
This week’s Scoop is inspired by the back-to-school buzz in the air!  We explore new models of purpose based learning, building systems and skill sets for change, and the way skills-based volunteering taps into the core motivations of corporate employees.  All of our authors this week articulate the need for significant change in our current way of doing business - whether it’s in academia,...
Sep 11, 2015 10:30 AM ET
The CSR Scoop - 8/31/2015
The Scoop: This week’s news was buzzing with ideas and approaches to creating systemic change to better our lives and the lives of others. From Barry Schwartz’s Rethinking...
Sep 2, 2015 10:30 AM ET
The CSR Scoop - 8/26/2015
We are going back to our roots this week and talking about our raison d’être: skills-based volunteering. Common Impact has been in this line of work for fifteen years and in that time we’ve seen a true evolution in corporations’ and nonprofits’ understanding of pro bono work. We’re thrilled to see both sides coming around to the bottom line benefits of skills-based...
Aug 26, 2015 4:45 PM ET
The CSR Scoop - 8/19/15
This week, we’re talking about purpose. What is it? How do we channel and leverage it? Why bother? Read on to find out! The Scoop: We talk a lot about the “purpose-fueled employee,” the “purpose-driven workplace,” and the “purpose economy.” But what does purpose actually mean in...
Aug 19, 2015 4:45 PM ET