social responsibility


How Startups Can Attract More Gen Y Workers

  • May 14, 2013

Ready or not, a new generation of employees is hitting the workforce. Generation Y employees have received quite a bit of attention. This new generation of workers is being seen as more creative, innovative, and ahead of the curve when it comes to technology. For startups, attracting GenY workers is…

More – On Sustainable Development

  • October 7, 2008

Alternative Channel is an online media outlet that gives a voice to citizens, corporations, and non-profit organizations engaged in sustainable development, and humanitarian causes. Alternative Channel is the first video platform in three languages (English, French, and Spanish) on sustainable development and corporate social responsibility.

Its content is committed to a code of ethics and it webcasts video reports, documentaries, press releases, and news on global issues, all provided by a large range of high level partners, non profit organizations, responsible companies, and individuals. On the site you will find information on a wide variety of topics such as climate change, healthy environments, biodiversity, education, and much more. If you believe that we have a responsibility to safeguard the world and do what we can to teach others about the value of what we have and what we’re destroying, this may just be the media outlet that you’ve been waiting for.

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More – Clothing Company

  • December 20, 2007 is a new eco-business with a twist.

This is an eco-clothing company managed by the people who wear it, a company that truly puts consumers and the environment in the forefront, and stands for more than just the “widgets” it produces. nvohk (pronounced ‘invoke’), combines the best of crowd sourcing and crowd funding business models to develop and launch a new lifestyle brand that blends social responsibility and financial performance. nvohk is recruiting 20,000 – 40,000 members to contribute $50 a year to develop and shape the nvohk brand. Members will make major business decisions including logo design, web design, product design, advertising, etc. Members will also receive a free member t-shirt, 35% of nvohk’s net profits in the form of reward points that can be redeemed to purchase products, and 25% off all nvohk products. nvohk will donate 10% of net profits to environmental organizations selected by its members. nvohk is the first lifestyle brand to give consumers a wide array of managerial power and provide an ongoing fund raising engine and platform for environmental organizations.

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More – Shape Your World

  • September 14, 2007

Scryve.comWant to know who you are buying from? Want to buy from people who are good to the world? is a collaborative web resource and browser tool combination that provides a resource for environmentally and socially aware Internet browsing.

Download this browser tool and you’ll be able to see the rating of any company whose website you are on tucked away in the top right corner of your browser. If you like the rating, keep browsing, if you don’t like it, click on it and they will show you why they have rated the company that way, and give you alternative companies to use.

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