Benefit Corporations are a new class of corporation that 1) creates a material positive impact on society and the environment; 2) expands fiduciary duty to require consideration of non-financial interests when making decisions; and 3) reports on its overall social and environmental performance using recognized third party standards. - Read More
Seven Benefits for Startups Joining the B Corp Movement. Startup Professionals. December 5, 2013.
The Real Benefits of Socially Conscious Companies. Strategies+ Business. December 3, 2013.
Close the Loop Celebrates 13 Year Anniversary Paving the Way for Green Landscaping with Glass Mulch. Newsday. November 30, 2013.
Conscious Capitalism: A Gift from My Mother. Huffington Post. November 27, 2013.
The 7 New Business Facts of Life for Entrepreneurs. Reuters. November 26, 2013.
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