Insights from Boston Global Shared Value Leadership Summit

Insights from Boston Global Shared Value Leadership Summit

I recently had the exciting opportunity to attend, on behalf of Net Balance,  the 3rd Global Shared Value Leadership Summit in Boston on May 23rd, 2013, and  join Michael Porter, Mark Kramer, and leading businesses to further explore the  thinking and application of creating shared value.

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Shared Value Initiative Launches Community of Practice

Shared Value Initiative Launches Community of Practice

Cameron Neil: 'As part of my trip to Boston to attend the Global Shared Value Leadership  Summit, on behalf of Net Balance, I joined 25 other strategy and sustainability  consulting firms from Australia and around the globe for the first Shared Value  Initiative Affiliated Professional Services firms training program, delivered in  Boston 20-22 May. The creation of a network of APS firms is part of the Shared  Value Initiative’s field building activities, looking to create an ecosystem  that can assist more companies to think about and apply shared value within  their business'.

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Creating Shared Value

Creating Shared Value

Harvard University Professor Michael E.  Porter is best known for his work on competition and company strategy  and is the most cited author in business and economics. As one of the best known  strategic thinkers of our time, Porter, along with Mark R.  Kramer, Senior Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of  Government proposed a new approach to capitalism in 2011, during  the global financial crisis.

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