In a perfect world, no company would ever have to choose between turning a nice profit and being socially responsible. Unfortunately, establishing and maintaining a healthy profit-responsibility balance in business operations takes time, work, and investment.
Consumerism is a social and economic concept that promotes the continuous acquisition of goods and services in increasing amounts. It emerged as an economic force in the modern capitalist world, and it is centered around the notion that ever-growing consumption is not only desirable but also
In recent years, greed has become a prominent issue in American society. Pursuing wealth and material possessions has led to significant gaps in income and increased social inequality. As America faces growing economic challenges, it is essential to examine the underlying reasons for this culture of
To promote a circular economy, you need to focus on reducing waste and maximizing the use of resources. A circular economy is an economic system that aims to eliminate waste and keep resources in use for as long as possible. This is achieved by designing products, services, and business models
From those we can count, well over half a million people in America are homeless. A third of that homeless population takes refuge on the streets. Perhaps it's no surprise that the biggest cities in the U.S. also have the worst homelessness problems.
Community investing refers to "the practice of allocating capital to low-income communities." It is one form of socially responsible investing that can make a real difference.
Young adults have more ways to invest and grow their income than ever thanks to the availability of digital tools and versatile investment solutions. Yet, there’s still a lack of action in many cases. According to Annuity.org, 75 percent of teens in the U.S. don’t have personal financial literacy
Social impact is a multi-faceted concept that makes it difficult to scale and quantify. How do investors gauge a company’s social impact, and how do these companies showcase their impact? Read my guide for details.