VG is thrilled to see that 1% for the Planet republished our original article titled “A Growing Impact — Verdical Group’s Journey to Illustrate Corporate Good” (here) on their very own “Our Stories” blog. From the recently published 1% for the Planet post: “Located in the Los Angeles Clean Tech Incubator, Verdical Group is just one of the many 1% for the Planet business members that joined us as a startup. Here they share how their environmental focus comes to life through green buildings, nonprofit partnerships, and impactful infographics.”
1% for the Planet mentioned Verdical Group in their online article titled “Our Ocean Impact: 5 Action Items.” As June 8th is World Oceans Day, we are proud to be featured in this motivational piece that asks readers to join their global movement in taking actions large and small to make a positive impact on our environment. Check out the article here.
The concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR) is increasingly changing the way that companies work and handle business. Greater value is placed on companies that commit themselves to doing business within the Triple-Bottom-Line framework, successfully balancing economic, social, and environmental expectations of stakeholders. Increased development of CSR programs has allowed for businesses to select one that matches their structure and values. Discussed below are three examples of these programs that have very different models but all strive to grow today’s most well-known companies into impactful leaders of change.