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    6 Common CSR Program Challenges (And How You Can Solve Them)

    Posted by Stirling Myles on Sep 27, 2019 4:02:09 PM

    Successfully implementing a corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy is both challenging and complex. That's why SmartSimple is happy to offer practical workshops on five CSR topics to help solve some of the most common challenges when building out or improving your responsibility strategy, such as integrating with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 

    Topics: SmartSimple Engage, Workshops, CSR, Education, SmartSimple

    Watch SmartSimple’s Engage Livestream Launch Event

    Posted by Stirling Myles on Jun 7, 2019 11:13:21 AM

    On June 26, we unveiled Engage, the only CSR solution that fully aligns your mission with the United Nations’ SDGs. The live stream event included a demonstration of SmartSimple Engage via our Engage live stream YouTube page.

    Topics: SmartSimple Engage, CSR, Engage, Event, Launch, SDG, SmartSimple, YouTube

    6 Areas To Evaluate Your CSR Preparedness To Adopt SDGs

    Posted by Stirling Myles on May 16, 2019 2:24:35 PM
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    You’re probably reading this because you want to implement the United Nations SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) into your CSR strategy, but don’t know where to start. With 17 Sustainable Development Goals and 169 sub-targets on topics as diverse as gender equality, zero hunger, and climate action — Where do you even begin?

    Topics: SmartSimple Engage, Corporate Giving, CSR, Engage, SDG, SmartSimple

    A Comparison of Traditional and SDG-Driven CSR

    Posted by Stirling Myles on Apr 29, 2019 9:55:49 AM

    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has shaped the way that corporations have engaged with communities. As it’s evolved, CSR has gone through a fundamental shift in how it operates in light of new global initiatives, most notably, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). So what does this shift look like?

    Topics: SmartSimple Engage, Employee Giving, Guide, CSR, Engage, SDG, SmartSimple

    A Brief History of CSR

    Posted by Stirling Myles on Apr 9, 2019 9:06:00 AM

    80% of the world’s 250 largest companies actively issue Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) reports on their efforts toward sustainability. We’ve come a long way since companies first started to apply very early forms of CSR in the 1910s. So how did we get to where we are and how has CSR evolved over the years?

    Topics: SmartSimple Engage, Corporate, Corporate Giving, Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, Engage, History, Philanthropy, SDG