This is the first collection of original critical essays devoted to exploring the misunderstood, neglected and frequently caricatured role played by the film producer. The editors' introduction provides a conceptual and methodological overview, arguing that the producer's complex and multifaceted role is crucial to a film's success or failure. The collection is divided into three sections where detailed individual essays explore a broad range of contrasting producers working in different historical, geographical, generic and industrial contexts.
He also serves as a senior strategist at GreenOrder, a sustainability consultancy, as well as co-founder and principal of Clean Edge Inc. Joel has been a featured commentator on environmental topics for public radio's Marketplace and appears frequently in both broadcast and print media. He serves as a board member or adviser to a range of for-profit and nonprofit organizations and lectures regularly to companies, industry groups, and business schools around the world.
When companies implement responsible environmental, social, and corporate governance ESG policies, the benefits ripple across the world. Explore this interactive experience to understand how nine companies, representing a variety of industries, are strengthening their business through best practices in all three categories. They are presented here in no particular order, save that all are exemplary.
In addition to doing a good job, companies should consider good works. Cone Communications, the Boston-based public relations and marketing agency, released a study last year that showed that the vast majority of U. Nearly 90 percent of respondents said companies have a responsibility to address social and environmental issues. And when companies take such steps, people are more likely to have a positive perception of that business 92 percenttrust it 87 percent and be loyal customers 88 percent.
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Amplifying stories of Asian American and Pacific Islander experiences and faith since I was too close to the edge of my seat not to fall out, and when I finally did, my partner next to me returned my grin. The film we were watching had my support long before I walked through the movie theater doors, but seeing someone who looked just a little bit like me — navigating questions and relationships that resonated with my own — drew me deeper into the story.
In early June ofthe UN Conference on Environment and Development cast a bright, if brief, spotlight on the idea that balancing economic growth, social equity and environmental protection was the key to sustainability. At the time, it was not a widely held perspective. The environmental and social traumas wrought by pure capitalism were to a large degree being addressed with ideological fervor.
The poultry line speed debate continues. Last year, the US Dept. Immediately, advocacy groups squawked that faster line speeds would result in more worker injuries and jeopardize food safety. Requests for faster lines were simply about processing more birds and making more money, according to critics.
Positive environmental and social outcomes for the future water industry and its long term investors. The investment industry has been evolving over the last decade. It now stands at a turning point: as society becomes more aware of, and concerned about, the environmental and social challenges, so are investors increasingly looking to put their capital to use for the benefit of the environment and society.