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The CSR Scoop - 5/08/2015

By Molly Weinstein | May 8, 2015

“CSR is a current world view and one that needs to be embraced.” We heard message loud and clear this week in in political blogs, HR reports, generational studies, international…

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The CSR Scoop - 5/01/2015

The CSR Scoop - 5/01/2015

By Molly Weinstein | May 1, 2015

We were excited to see interesting discourse this week on a number topics near and dear to our hearts: cross-sector solutions, evolving business standards and strategies, purpose-driven careers, volunteer engagement,…

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An Interview with John Gerzema

By Danielle Holly | Apr 27, 2015

CEO Danielle Holly recently sat down with John Gerzema, best-selling author of “The Athena Doctrine: How Women (and the Men Who Think Like Them) Will Rule the Future,” to discuss…

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The CSR Scoop - 4/24/2015

By Molly Weinstein | Apr 24, 2015

Volunteer Week may have officially ended on April 18th, but chatter from the corporate and nonprofit sectors this week kept volunteering at the forefront of the CSR discussion. The scoop…

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The CSR Scoop - 4/17/2015

By Molly Weinstein | Apr 17, 2015

Common Impact is excited to launch a new weekly blog series: The CSR Scoop. Every Friday, we’ll be sharing the scoop on corporate citizenship, employee engagement, skills-based volunteerism, nonprofit leadership,…

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The Power of Corporate Volunteerism

The Power of Corporate Volunteerism

By Danielle Holly | Mar 31, 2015

On March 25th, The Boston Globe published the article “Corporate Volunteers can be a burden for nonprofits.”  Its central argument: corporate volunteers are an ineffective resource for the nonprofits they…

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Making Pro Bono Week into Pro Bono Daily

Making Pro Bono Week into Pro Bono Daily

By Dana Yonchak | Nov 26, 2014

Pro Bono Week, the annual weeklong celebration of pro bono and volunteerism that takes place in late October, raises awareness and recognition for the value created for individuals, companies and…

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Guest Blog: Doing Well by Doing Good: It Works!

Guest Blog: Doing Well by Doing Good: It Works!

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Oct 23, 2014

Posted by Pamela Paton, Financial Services Executive and Common Impact Board Member After 30 years of managing people in the corporate world, I've learned that the best employees are happy…

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Let’s Give Volunteering A Facelift!

Let’s Give Volunteering A Facelift!

By Danielle Holly | Aug 22, 2014

(Originally posted to Business Doing Good, 4.10.14)  What image comes to your mind when you think of employee volunteerism? Perhaps a team of smiling people at a local shelter in…

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