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Let’s Whale – a new way forward in building a culture of respect, trust and parternship

Last week I used a new process with a group called peacemaking circles. While I have not been trained as a “keeper” my business partner,…

Shifting Culture: The Hidden Tool in Achieving CSR Goals

By Corey Pembleton, Intern, Open Spaces Learning There are several important aspects involved in achieving CSR-related goals at the organizational level – one of the…

Who Do You Need to Wake Up?

By Leslie Bennett & Heather Shapter, Open Spaces Learning  Report from the 11th CBSR Summit, The Transformational Company: Applied Note: the author represented CSRwire at the…

Secrets to Expanding Employee Engagement in CSR Initiatives

By Heather Shapter In early April, I attended the 12th Annual Charities@Work Best Practices Summit on Employee Engagement in Corporate Citizenship in NYC.  Charities@Work is…

How to have your Private Sector – Community Partner collaborations be more effective in 2013

By Heather Shapter and Leslie Bennett In the world of Private Sector – Community Partner collaborations, there comes great promise and great challenge. The underpinning…

Life on the CSR Integration Spectrum: Are you Getting your Feet Wet or are You All In?

By Heather Shapter and Leslie Bennett As someone who is committed to increasing engagement and performance in your 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy, you…

6 Steps to Get Your Company Engaged In Your Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative In Just 90 Days

By Heather Shapter and Leslie Bennett Ever been in this situation? You have a fabulous socially or environmentally responsible idea that fulfills on something you…

Get into the CSR Game with a Low Cost, Low Risk & High Impact Activity

By Leslie Bennett & Elizabeth Dove In our pursuit of finding organizations that have corporate culture alignment and lead from profit with purpose, we had…

Taking a Stand: The Power of Companies Advocating for Policy Change for the Common Good

By Elizabeth Dove  In a packed conference centre room at the International AIDS Conference in DC last month, the room was electric as a declaration…