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Professor Ed Freeman – The New Story of Business: Towards a More Responsible Capitalism

By Esther Jan We have all heard it before – the predominant negative narrative that businesses are all out to make a buck. That the primary role of business is to maximize profits for shareholders. That most business leaders operate in a “greed is good” paradigm, along with any other number…

By Jordan Hodgkins-
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Past P3 Impact Award Winner, Microsoft, Commits to Bring Internet Access to Two Million Rural Americans

By Laura Hennessey Martens Recently, Microsoft announced plans to reach the 23.4 million rural Americans who currently do not have access to the Internet, committing to provide broadband connectivity to two million under-served Americans over the next five years.The announcement is part of the company’s strategy…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-
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P3 Impact Award Recognizes Leading Public-Private Partnerships That Improve Communities and the World

2016 Award Applications Now OpenThe U.S. Department of State Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships, Concordia and the University of Virginia Darden School of Business Institute for Business in Society have opened applications for the third annual P3 Impact Award, which honors exemplary public-private partnerships (P3s) from…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-