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The latest views and opinions on brand purpose, corporate citizenship, company culture, and storytelling from thinkPARALLAX.

Insight Outside - A Retreat on Purpose

by thinkPARALLAX on Tuesday March 20, 2018

Inside Outside is a 3 day, 2 night retreat for communicators and purpose-driven professionals to learn through hands-on workshops and fireside chats while engaging in outdoor activities and sharing id.... READ MORE

Earth to Starbucks: Racial bias is bigger than you

by Tyler Wagner on Thursday April 19, 2018

In response to the recent news that a Starbucks manager called 911 leading to the arrest of two black men in a Philadelphia location, Starbucks announced that they will be closing 8,000 US stores to c.... READ MORE

How purpose unlocks disruptive innovation

by Jonathan Hanwit on Thursday April 12, 2018

In today’s era of rapid innovation, companies of all sizes must constantly evolve in order to remain competitive. Disruptive innovation can happen to any industry at any time, so staying ahead of th.... READ MORE

Marketer’s adoption of brand purpose

by Jonathan Hanwit on Thursday April 5, 2018

Last week, I traveled to Dana Point, California to attend the ANA Brand Master conference, a 3-day event focused on marketing and advertising, with many sessions led by CMOs for national and multinati.... READ MORE

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3 Approaches to building customer trust through transparency

by Jonathan Hanwit on Wednesday March 28, 2018

In February, KFC in the United Kingdom had a bit of an issue — they ran out of chicken. While the irony is almost comical, fried chicken lovers in Britain were outraged, and the internal stress KFC .... READ MORE

5 Reasons why purpose matters to employees

by Guusje Bendeler on Thursday March 29, 2018

We talk a lot about corporate values these days (think Uber, CVS and DICK’S Sporting Goods), and the need to know what an employer stands for. When our employer’s values are clearly stated and act.... READ MORE

Discerning Taste - Sustainability reporting for evolving audiences

by thinkPARALLAX on Monday February 19, 2018

Just as baristas craft a variety of drinks using a handful of ingredients, sustainability reporters have the opportunity to craft a variety of communications from the ESG ingredients included in a typ.... READ MORE

Finding your purpose - A workshop

by Guusje Bendeler on Saturday November 11, 2017

Organizations use many terms to define who they are, what they stand for, and where they plan on heading — terms like mission, purpose, vision, values, etc. .... READ MORE

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