Why Companies Will Take the Lead on Important Issues in the Trump Era

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Why Companies Will Take the Lead on Important Issues in the Trump Era

Business has the opportunity and obligation to advance critical social and environmental issues--and the momentum is undeniable
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Friday, January 20, 2017 - 1:35pm

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When the votes came in on November 8, many social and environmental advocates feared the worst: a new reality where important issues would sit on the back burner for four or more years as a new administration stripped away regulation and policies.

For many in my industry, the question became, "will companies shirk their bold CSR commitments and goals if the pressure from government isn’t quite as strong?" The answer is crystal clear: not only does purpose transcend politics, but the environment in Washington DC gives companies the chance to lead and craft forward progress on many important global issues.

Business has the opportunity and obligation to advance critical social and environmental issues—and the momentum is undeniable. Regardless of who may be in office, business continues to move the needle on crucial causes.

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Keywords: Responsible Business & Employee Engagement | Cone Communications | Environment

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