Corporate Responsibility

Will DOMA Ruling Open Door for More Inclusive Brand Messaging?

June 27th, 2013 by

As the courts finally begin to catch up with the way that attitudes in our culture are changing, this is a chance for brands to get ahead of the curve and reach out to all kinds of consumers and families.

When Will The NFL Decide That Enough Is Enough?

June 27th, 2013 by

New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested yesterday for murder and five other counts of gun-related crimes. In addition to Hernandez, Cleveland Browns’ Ausar Walcott was also arrested yesterday for attempted murder.

No Heat Loss: 5 Steps to Keep Momentum After the Big Game

June 21st, 2013 by

The Miami Heat beat the San Antonio Spurs last night in dramatic fashion to claim its second consecutive NBA championship, and increased global awareness of the towering image of star LeBron James first, and its own team brand second. That’s a lot of No. 6 jerseys and, ultimately, boosts in CPMs for Heat games on TV.

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Cheerios Refuses to Pull Commercial and Cave in To those Upset by Interracial Depiction

June 3rd, 2013 by

A recent Cheerios commercial featuring an interracial mother and daughter sparks racist rants online.

How To Measure Your CSR Efforts

May 27th, 2013 by

The SPI, or the world’s newest reporting standards on social and environmental reporting, is being introduced to countries and their governments.

NASCAR Races Toward 1 Million Salutes on Twitter & Instagram

May 23rd, 2013 by

A Memorial Day social media campaign from a savvy brand raises awareness of our nation’s troops while asking little of its fans—a neat trick.

Earth Day Report: The Environment is Just Part of Your Sustainability Story

April 22nd, 2013 by

With the marketplace for sustainability stories more crowded than ever, PR counselors and sustainability leaders must become more strategic to get theirs noticed.

5 Reasons Why Doing Good Is Good for Business

March 21st, 2013 by

Corporate giving has become highly sophisticated in recent years, but Carrie Fox provides five reasons why any effort is still worth it.

2013 CSR Awards: Green PR Campaign

February 11th, 2013 by

Winner: Enermodal Engineering Ltd. – Promoting the Green Lifestyle at Enermodal Engineering, Canada’s Largest Green Building Consultant Canada’s largest green building consulting company needed to put a sharper focus on all of its green efforts… Continued

2013 CSR Awards A-List: Havas PR

February 11th, 2013 by

Havas PR With its parent company, Havas Worldwide, the first global communications group to go carbon-neutral more than six years ago, Havas PR puts social responsibility front and center. The agency’s One Young World program,… Continued