Corporate Responsibility


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An Emerging Divergence: A New Form of Environmentalism

Today, environmentalists (and environmental PR professionals) find themselve at odds with lilke-minded allies that agree in principle to certain causes but strongly diverge on execution. | MORE »

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Why Charitable Giving Is Good for Your Company’s Bottom Line

Getting involved with a charity is not just good philanthropy–it’s good business sense in the long-term. | MORE »

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Beware of Greenwashing Your Business

Before you tag your company as green, be sure that you do a self-audit: Are you responsibly | MORE »

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8 Green Marketing Ideas For Your Business

Everywhere your turn, there’s talk about the environment and how businesses need to be socially responsible to minimize their impact on the environment. Finally, the earth we take so much from is going to be … | MORE »

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Case Study: Intel Energizes Its CSR Commitments, Focusing on Four Causes to Spread the ‘Good’ Word

As the world’s leader in silicon innovation, Intel Corp.’s products and services impact the lives of individuals and communities around the world every day, often in ways that go unnoticed. Just as its | MORE »

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Best Practices for Increasing Visibility of CSR Campaigns

Christine Dotts, CSR PR manager for Intel, provides the following best practices based on the widespread success of the company’s CSR initiatives: •    Tell the story: “We are constantly looking for opportunities throughout the organization … | MORE »

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Case Study: UPS Leverages Media Relations & Cohesive Messaging to Trumpet Its Sustainable Spirit

Company: UPS Agency: Fleishman-Hillard Timeframe: 2008 With 99,000 vehicles logging 2 billion miles a year, UPS is the Shaquille O’Neal of carbon footprints. And that’s not to say that the company wasn’t sensitive to environmental … | MORE »

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Finding the Right Media Hooks for a CSR Story

When UPS executives set out to initiate aggressive media outreach around its various environmental endeavors, they decided to use the following nine stories as news hooks, upon which they could build their overall campaign message: … | MORE »

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Green is Fundamental to Business Strategies Despite Economy

According to a recent survey conducted by Zogby International and Cisco, nearly one-third of businesses say green strategy will not be deterred by economic conditions. Three in ten (29%) U.S. business leaders say their green … | MORE »

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Give them Sustainability without Compromise

Sustainability sounded good when money was flowing in. But now that the economy is broken, business sustainability is taking a back seat to business survival. However, now more than ever, this is a time to … | MORE »

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