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B Lab - A Change is in the Offing and its High Time!

By: Linda Lattimore

A swing is beginning to take place in the very corporate world that we created.  Driven by agents of change, our global business community is shifting its traditional perception that the only business of business…is business and, a solid rate of return to its shareholders to the exclusion of all else.  1,001 more words

Have a Heart

In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, which illuminated the gross amorality of the humans behind the world’s largest financial institutions, much of the 2012 presidential campaign rhetoric focused on corporate personhood, or the doctrine, which declares that corporations are to be recognized as people in the eyes of the law. 735 more words

To B or Not to B

In our ever-changing corporate world, businesses are trying to have a positive impact on society and the environment while also making profit. These businesses operate to “succeed,” but wouldn’t it be ideal to establish standards to define this “success”? 2,343 more words

Ethics

Certified B Corporation files for IPO

by Cydney Posner

Recently, the online crafts marketplace, Etsy, filed an S-1 for a $100 million IPO led by first tier underwriters. As reported in… 1,204 more words

Corporate Governance

Creating The Culture That Will Change The World

I’ve had a bit of an absence from the blogosphere lately.  Not for lack of inspiration and desire to pontificate on the quirks of consumer culture – but because I have been busy trying to figure out a way to save the world.   834 more words

Consumer Culture

B-Corps: A New Kind of Company

Original post date: September 23, 2014
Article by: Matt Kelly

On July 20th, 2014, Rick Scott signed SB 654 into law, creating two new types of business entities. 491 more words

Florida

SHOP B CORP

The Holidays are upon us and there is nothing better than giving back this time of year. We all have Christmas lists to check off and what better way of gifting than with ethically crafted products? 105 more words

Sustainability