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Check out this week’s content below. We hope you find it informative and inspirational. We will be taking a break next week, but we look forward to sharing the following week.
In the news
Innovation Forum’s September Ethical Trade and Human Rights report shares about responsible business supply chains and current human rights data. Some topics of note include: Human Rights Benchmark tool, California’s Transparency in Supply Chains Act, and Fair Pay debate.
Approximately 90% of Millennials want to use their skills for good. According to US 2014 Survey, they are willing to put their money were their mouth is. One in five Millennials say that among the top uses of their wealth is to change the world by finding solutions to major problems.
Conscious Business: How to Build Values Through Values. Consciousness is the main source of organizational greatness. Conscious business, explains Fred Kofman, means finding your passion and expressing your essential values through your work.
“The very essence of capitalism is under threat as business is now seen as a personal wealth accumulator. We have to bring this world back to sanity and put the greater good ahead of self-interest. We need to fight very hard to create an environment out there that is more long term focussed and move away from short termism.” ~ Paul Polman, Unilever CEO
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