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Aspiration vs. Operations: Purpose-Driven Starbucks Stumbles on Implicit Bias in Stores

Apr 20, 2018 12:30 PM ET - When news broke of this incident, Starbucks responded promptly with a statement, updated the response as the situation evolved, dispatched senior executives to the site to meet with community members, and involved their CEO as the situation clearly...

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How To Create Gender Equality In The Workplace

Apr 20, 2018 11:40 AM ET - Bloomberg is recognized as a leader in driving gender diversity in its organization. What's impressive to me is their leaders' vision to not only elevate women’s voices within the organization, but also in the industry. They are leading...

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Accenture Publishes 2017 Corporate Citizenship Report

Apr 20, 2018 8:00 AM ET - Accenture (NYSE: ACN) released its 2017 Corporate Citizenship Report, which details the company’s goals and progress toward helping improve the way the world works and lives.

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How Your Auto Shop Can Make More from an Overlooked $300 Billion Market

Apr 19, 2018 2:50 PM ET - You may be staring right at a $300 billion auto service and repair market opportunity, but not seeing it at all: women. Your competitors are starting to take note, though, which means either you do the same, or you give away your share of what is...

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Named One of America’s 2018 “Best-of-the-Best” Corporations for Inclusion by National Business Inclusion Consortium

Apr 19, 2018 2:00 PM ET - The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, in collaboration with its partners in the National Business Inclusion Consortium (NBIC), has named Bristol-Myers Squibb to its annual Best-of-the-Best list of...

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The National Diversity Council Stands With Starbucks

Apr 19, 2018 12:30 PM ET - The National Diversity Council (NDC) is proud to support Starbucks in their efforts to educate employees on racial tolerance after two black men were arrested last week in one of their Philadelphia stores.

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At Bloomberg, We Work on Purpose

Apr 19, 2018 10:45 AM ET - It’s been over 35 years, and we’re still growing strong. Bloomberg now has almost 20,000 employees — and our products and services are dramatically more sophisticated than they were when I first started here, 21 years ago. But our culture is still...

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Emerging Challenges in Gender Lens Investing

Apr 19, 2018 7:15 AM ET - I am a fan of highlighting advances made by women, just as I am a fan of highlighting advances made by a host of other pockets of the population. I am also a fan of women in management, having founded more than one entity myself. Domini Impact...

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The JetBlue Foundation Empowers Tech and Innovation-Focused Programs by Providing Grants for STEM Initiatives

Apr 18, 2018 10:35 AM ET - JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) today announced the newest round of grants provided by the JetBlue Foundation, a STEM education-focused entity which furthers the airline’s efforts to place aviation top-of-mind as a career choice for students. This year, the...

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CVS Health Teams up With Job Corps to Enhance Workforce Development Opportunities for Aspiring Pharmacy Technicians

Apr 18, 2018 9:30 AM ET - In its continuing commitment to expand work-based learning and externship opportunities for students studying to become pharmacy technicians, CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) today announced a new collaboration with Job Corps, the largest free residential...

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What Is a #LatinoJob? HP Continues Diversity Push with Powerful Message for Latino Recruits

Apr 18, 2018 9:15 AM ET - What happens when we confront stereotypes head-on? Sometimes, it makes for uncomfortable—but important—conversations.

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PNC Publishes 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Apr 17, 2018 12:00 PM ET - As a Main Street bank organized around its customers and communities, we recognize that success isn’t about whether we sold another deposit product or booked another loan. It’s about whether we helped people and institutions achieve their financial...

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Women in Finance: Plant Your Garden and Tend It

Apr 17, 2018 9:05 AM ET - I’m grateful for the lessons in responsibility, hard work, and drive that have been ingrained in me by my parents, and early on it became obvious to me that finance could – and should – be a tool for good. By the age of thirteen I was fascinated by...

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Novartis Renews Commitment to Malaria Elimination, Investing USD 100 Million to Research and Develop Next-generation Antimalarials

Apr 17, 2018 1:20 AM ET - Novartis announces a five-year commitment to the fight against malaria in conjunction with the 7th Multilateral Initiative on Malaria Conference and the Malaria Summit of the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting. Further, the company releases...

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Nick Animation Dazzles with Content Celebrating Women’s History Month

Apr 16, 2018 11:00 AM ET - Viacom celebrated Women’s History Month with events and activations throughout the company, including a global cross-brand collaboration for International Women’s Day on March 8, and employee events (including an employee Art Exhibit) sponsored by...

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Bloomberg 2017 Impact Report Adopts TCFD Recommendations Including Scenario Analysis; And Highlights Innovative New European Headquarters

Apr 16, 2018 8:00 AM ET - loomberg's 2017 Impact Report integrates for the first time the recommendations of the FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). A dedicated section on climate -related scenario analysis explores Bloomberg's business...

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Sodexo Inducted into DiversityInc Top 50 Hall of Fame

Apr 16, 2018 8:00 AM ET - Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life, announced today the company’s induction into the inaugural DiversityInc Top 50 Hall of Fame -- an honor bestowed to only six U.S. companies -- for...

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Booz Allen Goes BIG for Women in STEM

Apr 13, 2018 2:25 PM ET - Over the past six years, Booz Allen Hamilton has worked to fuse advanced technical capabilities with its 100-year consulting heritage. That journey has led the company to the intersection of two careers with underrepresentation by women at every...

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Breaking Down Barriers to Women’s Empowerment

Apr 13, 2018 1:00 PM ET - Gender equality benefits everyone. The evidence is abundantly clear that women’s empowerment alleviates poverty, creates jobs, boosts education levels, promotes agricultural productivity, and reduces hunger, among a myriad of other positive outcomes.

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FCA transforms our sustainability commitments into tangible results

Apr 13, 2018 11:10 AM ET - In 2017, FCA continued to transform our sustainability commitments into concrete actions that aim to create long-term value responsibly. We recognize that our environmental and social activities affect not only our aspiration to grow the business...

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On the Job: A Chat with HP’s Chief Diversity Officer, Lesley Slaton Brown

Apr 13, 2018 8:40 AM ET - When Oprah Winfrey wowed the world at the Golden Globes with her rousing call for greater opportunities for “little brown girls,” it signaled a turning point for HP’s Chief Diversity Office, Lesley Slaton Brown. “I watched it over and over and over...

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Gender Relations and Gaps in the Cocoa Value Chain in Peru

Apr 12, 2018 8:35 AM ET - Researchers at the World Agroforestry Centre have found that greater inclusion of women is needed to optimally intensify cocoa value-chains in a region of Peru.

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UN Global Compact Bulletin (April 2018)

Apr 12, 2018 8:20 AM ET - On 25-26 April, organized by the United Nations Global Compact and Global Compact Network Argentina, Making Global Goals Local Business – Argentina will bring together local and global leaders from business, civil society, Government, Global Compact...

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Putting Our Feminism Into Our Finances

Apr 12, 2018 7:15 AM ET - Now is the time to invest with a gender lens. From our consumer activity to our investment portfolio, it is time to align our assets with our goals for gender equity. Each one of our dollars has an impact in the world, from our banking decisions, to...

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Unilever's CEO Says That in 9 Years, No Investor Has Asked Him the Questions He's Waiting to Hear

Apr 11, 2018 9:30 AM ET - Unilever CEO Paul Polman spoke at CECP's CEO Investor Forum in February about the need for prioritizing long-term value. While he's seen progress over the last decade, he has yet to have an investor ask him on an earnings call about topics...

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