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Insider Insights taps into the unique perspectives of CSR Talent Group’s network of ESG, CSR and Sustainability experts.

Drawing on deep corporate experience coupled with a consultant’s perspective, our experts tackle a range of subjects critical to today’s ESG professional.

Join us for one of our upcoming events or listen to the recording of a previous event (make a live link starting with “listen to the recording of a previous event” to Insider Insights). Written summaries are available for those with limited time.


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Build and Refine Your ESG
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Build and Refine Your ESG Strategy

Learn from three ESG strategy experts who have worked with dozens of Fortune 1000 companies across multiple industries and speak to best approaches and practices for achieving an ESG strategy and related goals.

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • Best Practice Approaches
  • Materiality Assessment
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Communications and Reporting
  • Budgeting and Timing

Viewers will walk away with practical advice on how to move their ESG efforts forward whether their company is at the beginning, middle or more advanced stages.

Developing an Effective Materiality Assessment for ESG Professionals

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Developing an Effective Materiality Assessment

Meet two materiality assessment experts, who have worked with dozens of Fortune 1000 companies across multiple industries, speaking to best approaches and practices for any CSR, ESG, or Sustainability professional looking to develop and implement an effective materiality assessment.

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • Determining Size and Scope
  • Best Practice Approaches and Examples
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Evolution over Time
  • Budgeting and Timings

Viewers will walk away with the confidence to take their materiality planning to the next level.

Climate & Carbon Reporting: Developing a Strategy and Transparent Approach

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Climate & Carbon Reporting: Developing a Strategy and Transparent Approach

Join two of our Insider experts who will provide practical recommendations and focus on building a carbon accounting and climate-risk strategy and approach that provides consumers, shareholders, and the public with accurate data and transparency.

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • The importance of tackling sustainability as a step-by-step process and how to communicate with transparency
  • How to report on your carbon footprint accurately and why this impacts your climate strategy
  • How to avoid greenwashing in your sustainability communications
  • How to communicate commitments to net zero and other climate change goals

Viewers will walk away with the confidence to take their climate and carbon reporting to the next level.

Designing ESG Oversight: Where Should ESG Live in Your Company?

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Designing ESG Oversight: Where Should ESG Live in Your Company?

With one of our top ESG experts, his presentation will focus on ESG oversight and management, including how to design effective ESG governance structures and how to determine which governance bodies are best suited for your company’s ESG risk and opportunity management.

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • How should an organization consider the role of the board in ESG oversight?
  • What should each board committee “own” with respect to ESG?
  • Should an organization have a separate ESG committee? Why or why not?
  • How should an organization plan to reconfigure its ESG oversight in preparation for the finalization of new SEC rules, including climate-related and cybersecurity rules?

Viewers will walk away with a solid understanding of best practices when designing their governance strategy.

Future of Volunteerism & Employee Engagement

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Future of Volunteerism & Employee Engagement

With two of our volunteer and employee engagement Insider experts, we’ll cover the latest formats when it comes to volunteering, how companies can rapidly adapt to new volunteer structures and strategies, and how more social impact is being created at scale, than ever before.

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • A clear picture of the future of volunteerism and employee engagement
  • A template for thinking about how to structure corporate volunteer and engagement programs
  • The value of including nonprofit partners as key to the conversation
  • How to approach this work with a busy team
  • Choosing the next right step for you

This webinar Is Intended for senior-level CSR, ESG, and Sustainability professionals.

Viewers will walk away with an understanding of opportunities on the near horizon to engage employees at scale with unique volunteer experiences and increased impact.

CSR & ESG in the Fashion Industry

 

CSR & ESG in the Fashion Industry

Fashion is a $1.7 trillion dollar industry, yet is one of the least regulated in the world. The environmental destruction and social consequences are getting too big to ignore. With that, we will explore the need for greater transparency, oversight and accountability in the fashion supply chain.

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • An understanding of historical and current harm the fashion industry is doing both environmentally and socially to the planet.
  • Awareness of action steps that can be taken to support transparency within the supply chain.
  • Which regulations, both pending and already passed might affect your business.
  • How your company should be prepared to navigate these policies from an environment and fiduciary risk standpoint.
  • Innovative industry examples as fuel for thought.

Viewers will walk away with a new understanding of the far-reaching impact fashion has on just about every part of society and the innovative ways companies are using to improve some of the entrenched pitfalls within the supply chain.

ESG Communications in an Anti-Woke Society

 

ESG Communications in an Anti-Woke Society

Stakeholders are increasingly expecting companies to implement programs and policies across a broad range of environmental and social issues, but at the same time, there is a growing backlash against ESG and “wokeness.” Critics argue that companies should focus on their core business strategy, not these issues. As a result, this is causing companies to rethink their ESG communications and engagement approaches. This webinar brings together two CSR Talent Group experts in ESG communications to address the following questions:

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • An understanding of the true risks and opportunities companies face from these types of movements
  • The emerging demographics that will influence your communication strategy
  • How and why to focus on internal stakeholders to avoid getting “caught on your heals” as a first step in aligning your communication plan
  • Beginning ways to adapt your communication strategy in the face of attacks against companies like Anheuser Busch, Disney, Target and others

Viewers will walk away with beginning ways to adapt a communication strategy in the face of a an anti-woke sentiment in corporate America.

Harnessing Your ESG Reporting in a Rapidly Changing Landscape

ESG Harnessing Your ESG Reporting in a Rapidly Changing Landscape

In this complex and rapidly changing landscape, it is challenging for ESG and CSR professionals to understand the most effective approach for impact data collection and reporting. This webinar will help ESG and CSR professionals understand key developments in this space. Anna Zubets-Anderson will provide an overview of the global ESG reporting and ratings landscape and drill down on several key topics, including the SEC proposed climate rule, major standards, including ISSB, SASB, CSRD and TCFD, and greenhouse gas accounting.

Topics addressed in this webinar include:

  • Understanding the ESG data needs of various stakeholder groups, and how ESG ratings and assessments play a role.
  • Understanding distinctions and similarities between major reporting frameworks, and how to identify the ones that are most relevant to your business.
  • Understanding the impact of European ESG regulations on North American businesses, and evolving legislation on human rights due diligence.
  • Understanding the climate disclosure data requirements, and how to start preparing now.


Viewers will have a solid understanding of where to focus their data collection and reporting efforts no matter where they are on the continuum of ESG reporting.

Unlocking Powerful Connection between Employee Well-being and Engagement
(in partnership with Blackbaud)

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Unlocking the Powerful Connection between Employee Well-being and Engagement
(in partnership with Blackbaud)

Join Andrew Troup, Director of Corporate Giving & Engagement Strategy at Blackbaud, and three CSR Talent Group employee engagement and well-being experts, Kenda Carlson, Sheilah Crowley and Emily Kameros as we delve into the research that identifies why organizations need to prioritize well-being, outline how HR, DEI, and CSR colleagues can collaborate on transforming their internal working environments, and share examples that demonstrate strategies to increase employee participation across volunteering, philanthropy, and Employee Resource Group (ERG) initiatives.

Session Objectives & Key Takeaways:

  • Understand how corporate social initiatives can be a driving force in shaping a culture that supports wellbeing.
  • Learn strategies to create workplaces that prioritize inclusion, belonging, safety, and purpose, contributing to improved employee mental health.
  • Explore the direct and positive influence of engagement in philanthropic “give back” experiences on individual health and well-being.

Viewers will have a solid understanding of how well-being and employee engagement are interconnected and the baseline workplace conditions most conducive to engagement. 

Embedding ESG in Your Company

 

Embedding ESG in Your Company

Join one of our top ESG trainers and learn how both leadership and the workforce stand to gain valuable insights through role-specific strategic guidance and training, fostering a deeper understanding of ESG and how their individual roles contribute to their company’s distinctive ESG landscape.
 
Audience members can expect practical and actionable takeaways, including:
  • How to find helpful ESG resources
  • How to assess your current ESG learning opportunities
  • How to engage with learning and development staff or your training vendors on effective ESG training

Viewers will walk away with an understanding of the connectivity of ESG across every business line, learning psychology and how using bespoke training ensures stickiness.

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