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Recommendation of my Book
By: Test Test | 3 years 5 months ago | Permalink
Hi everyone, I would like to poste the link to my awarded and published master thesis. During my research I created a strategy development process for a Creating Shared Value strategy which is based on the Theory U. Kind regards  Claudia 
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Synchronized Swimming: 3 Lessons for Building Strong Corporate-Nonprofit Partnerships
By: Rani Deshpande | 3 years 5 months ago | Permalink
The best shared-value partners are aligned from start to finish. (Photo credit: Singapore Sports via VisualHunt / CC BY-NC-ND) To solve our world’s biggest problems, our biggest companies and nonprofits need to work together—which they often do. At a strategic level, these shared value partnerships between corporates and NGOs have clear promise, for example, to extend low-income... more
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Neil Gaught & Associates becomes UK's first certified shared value consultancy
By: Neil Gaught | 3 years 5 months ago | Permalink
Neil Gaught & Associates is pleased to announce that during February 2016 the firm signed an agreement to join the Shared Value Initiative Consulting Affiliate Network. Conceived by Harvard Business School’s Michael E. Porter and Mark Kramer of US consulting group FSG, shared value is a management strategy that is focused on creating business value through actively addressing social issues... more
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G20 Platform Launches Survey on Inclusive Business
By: Kathy Gaertner | 3 years 6 months ago | Permalink
On behalf of the G20 Global Platform on Inclusive Business (GPIB), I would like to invite you to participate in the GPIB Inclusive Business Survey. The survey will take less than ten minutes of your time, and your input will help us to build the conversation with policy-makers around inclusive business. We want to hear what policies have helped you to engage with people living at the base of... more
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New Research: Top Trends in Shared Value
By: Ellen Martin | 3 years 6 months ago | Permalink
This month, we are excited to launch the research phase of Global Trends in Shared Value and enlist your help in making it happen. This new platform will tell the collective story of shared value in the five years since the publication of the Harvard Business Review article, “Creating Shared Value” by Michael Porter and Mark Kramer in January 2011. New research, stories, and tools from the... more
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Building efficient social sector initiatives through new generation impact measurement
By: Unmesh Sheth | 3 years 6 months ago | Permalink
Unmesh Sheth Founder, SoPact, “Measure & Build Impact Evidence That Matters”    This post was originally published on February 2, 2016 The social sector is going through a massive change never seen before. Thanks to the advocacy of innovative foundations, impact investments are now becoming mainstream, along with collective impact programs and other... more
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Shared Value: How Davos leaders will translate ideas into action
By: Meghan Ennes | 3 years 6 months ago | Permalink
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Business leaders are starting to see the value in addressing global challenges—and not just for PR reasons. We're talking tangible revenue in new markets, customers, and innovation. At last month’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, CEOs... more
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PURE becomes first certified shared value consulting firm in Norway
By: Stine Lise Hattestad Bratsberg | 3 years 6 months ago | Permalink
This January, PURE Consulting signed on as the first Shared Value Initiative Consulting Affiliate in Norway. OSLO, NORWAY – The Shared Value Initiative was created in 2012 to drive the adoption and implementation of shared value strategies by organizations around the world. Creating Shared Value (CSV) is a management concept established in 2011 by renowned strategists Michael Porter of Harvard... more
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Engaging the Business Community in Collective Impact
By: Allen Grossman | 3 years 7 months ago | Permalink
This post was originally published on The Collective Impact Forum on January 20, 2016. (Image Credit: Samuel Zeller / Unsplash) Coauthored by Allen Grossman and Anne Lombard, Harvard Business School The business community can be a powerful partner in collective impact. The overwhelming majority of collective impact initiative leaders we surveyed for our new... more
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The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City is Hiring!
By: Elisabeth Holden | 3 years 7 months ago | Permalink
The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) is growing! We are looking for talented professionals to join our Boston-based Research and Advisory team at multiple levels: Research Analyst Senior Research Analyst Senior Research Associate The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City is a national non-profit organization founded in 1994 by Harvard Business School Professor... more