Business Leadership for an Inclusive Economy

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Business Leadership for an Inclusive Economy

As the primary engine of the economy, business has a fundamental role, responsibility, and self-interest in ensuring that people benefit from and participate in the economy. For this reason, BSR is kicking off Business Leadership for an Inclusive Economy, a new initiative to catalyze business action to enable and empower all segments of society to meet their needs, shape their futures, and achieve their potential.

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Now Is the Time to Examine (and Re-Examine) Your Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
By Aditi Mohapatra, Director, BSR From weekend events in Charlottesville, Virginia, to a leaked internal memo at Google just a couple of weeks ago, the conversation around diversity, particularly in the United States, has dominated the news in America. While the scenarios are entirely...
Aug 29, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Next Steps for the (Former) Members of the Business Advisory Councils
By Aron Cramer, President and CEO, BSR In the wake of yesterday’s collapse of the advisory councils assembled by Donald Trump, the question of which CEOs will stay and which will go is now moot. The core issues, however, remain, and the need for business leadership is stronger now than ever....
Aug 17, 2017 3:00 PM ET
Inclusive Growth: How Business Leads
By Susan Winterberg, Associate Director, Inclusive Economy, BSR Turn on the news on any given day and the lineup of stories is often the same: an economic report of flat wages and rising financial insecurity combined with tales of social unrest and political instability around the world. Beneath all...
Jul 21, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Automation: How Business Can Lead a Sustainable Transition
Automation will profoundly alter the future of work and society, as a great deal of recent research and projections on its impacts have shown. Some have predicted automation will lead to a gloomy future of permanent high unemployment, while others have touted many potential benefits around health, safety, and the environment. Yet, automation also poses a practical challenge for today’s...
Apr 12, 2017 11:00 AM ET
Giving Every American a Good Job
By Susan Winterberg, Associate Director, Inclusive Economy, BSR   Following the U.S. election and other geopolitical upheavals this year, business is considering whether...
Dec 7, 2016 9:00 AM ET