November 2012

YOU are a Corporate Responsibility Officer

November 16, 2012
“[G]lobalization and the information technology revolution have gone to a whole new level,” wrote Thomas Friedman in his Sunday New York Times Op-Ed. “Thanks to cloud computing, Read More

Sandy's Big Price for Small Businesses

November 13, 2012
According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, up to 90% of small businesses get the majority of their business from within two miles of their Read More

The Campaign to Change the World

November 4, 2012
We call it the COMMIT!Campaign because it does exactly that: it calls on organizations to make commitments that will change the world. But people often ask exactly how Read More
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