Posted: Dec 11, 2013 – 09:00 AM EST
Corporate philanthropy is big bucks. Elaine Cohen digs in to find the most sustainable approach to giving. On Talkback.
Posted: Sep 05, 2013 – 09:35 AM EST
The new G4 sustainability reporting guidelines make materiality the center of any new Sustainability Report. Material issues are core for sustainability disclosure but how detailed does an assessment need to be in order to be meaningful? Elaine Cohen reviews.
Posted: Aug 19, 2013 – 08:53 AM EST
There is no such thing as perfection in corporate sustainability. It's all a journey, and it's all relative. Yet, some companies seem to think they need to convince us that everything they do is sustainable, even if it is not. Elaine Cohen reports.
Posted: Jul 11, 2013 – 09:30 AM EST
Inspire ethics compliance, don’t force it. Elaine Cohen reports on a new report on the state of corporate ethics programs on Talkback.
Posted: May 29, 2013 – 09:30 AM EST
The massive attendance at the global GRI conference in Amsterdam last week was largely supportive of the launch of the new reporting framework, G4. However, the new materiality mantra may not be as simple to implement as it might seem at first glance. Elaine Cohen reports.
Posted: May 23, 2013 – 08:54 AM EST
Transparency generally comes in annual packages. Will Novo Nordisk's recently launched quarterly Triple Bottom Line (TBL) publication encourage conversations in the here-and-now? Elaine Cohen reports.
Posted: Apr 25, 2013 – 09:58 AM EST
A recent EU Commission report shows how Europeans regard corporations and the role they play in our society. Will imminent legislation to make European companies report on sustainability bridge the communications gap? Elaine Cohen reports.
Posted: Mar 08, 2013 – 08:56 AM EST
The HR function has the potential to drive significant business benefit through adopting a CSR approach and embedding CSR practices in the business. Elaine Cohen presents her case on Talkback.
Posted: Feb 27, 2013 – 09:30 AM EST
Who said reporting is only for big companies? SMEs have both a responsibility to report on sustainability and also the opportunity to gain competitive advantage, reports Elaine Cohen. On Talkback.
Posted: Jan 21, 2013 – 09:22 AM EST
Twenty-nine percent horse DNA in frozen beefburgers found in Tesco supermarkets provides us all with a hard-hitting lesson in supply chain accountability. Elaine Cohen reports on Talkback.