Rose Ors

Voices in Sustainability: An Interview with Amy Weaver

By Rose Ors In collaboration with Amelia Miazad, Founding Director & Senior Research Fellow, Business in Society Institute, Berkeley Law     Rose Ors: As President of Legal and Corporate Affairs you lead a number of key teams at Salesforce—legal, compliance, internal audit, security, and government affairs. Is sustainability included? Amy Weaver: No, but my teams work […]

Voices in Sustainability: An Interview with Susan Mac Cormac

By Rose Ors In collaboration with Amelia Miazad, Founding Director & Senior Research Fellow, Business in Society Institute, Berkeley Law This past August, the Business Roundtable (Roundtable) announced the adoption of a new “Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation.” Breaking with Milton Friedman’s corporate governance orthodoxy, 181 CEOs from some of the biggest U.S. companies changed […]

On Leadership: A Conversation with John Kuo

By Rose Ors The message is loud and clear: We need more leaders in society and in business. Not just individuals with titles, status and power, but individuals with high integrity who have taken the time to know themselves and understand others. Individuals who know how to build relationships, inspire confidence, and influence outcomes.   In […]

Voices in Sustainability: An Interview with Seth Jaffe

By Rose Ors In collaboration with Amelia Miazad, Founding Director & Senior Research Fellow, Business in Society Institute, Berkeley Law Few brands are as iconic as Levi’s®. In the fashion industry few companies have been more proactive than Levi Strauss & Co. in fostering practices that serve both the bottom line and the public good.  I spoke […]

#MeToo—A Watershed Moment

By Rose Ors June 6, 2019 On October 5, 2017, The New York Times published the first story to expose Harvey Weinstein as a serial sexual predator. Five days later the hashtag #MeToo went viral. By November, #MeToo had been tweeted 2.3 million times from 85 different countries. Since November 2017, it has been tweeted roughly 19 […]

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