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Katherine V. Smith

Executive Director

Katherine is executive director of the Center for Corporate Citizenship, Boston College Carroll School of Management, and part-time faculty in the Carroll School of Management. As executive director, she oversees all of the Center's activities and strategic ventures.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: STEM Education, New CSR Reports, and More

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Employee Recognition, Pro Bono Volunteering, and More

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Members Observe National Coming Out Day, World Food Day, and More

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Major impact: assembly required

Companies succeed in corporate citizen¬ship when they operate within the purview of their purpose and apply their unique strengths and capabilities to create financial, social, and environmental value.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Women in Aviation, Clean Energy, and More

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Workforce Development, Corporate Giving, and more

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Climate Change Investments, Volunteering for the SDGs, and More

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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How all companies deliver impact globally

Even if your business operates primarily in a local context, you play a part in the global economy and its worldwide corporate citizenship challenges.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Climate Week, Most Powerful Women, and More

9/27/2019: Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: DJSI, Sustainable Investing Survey, and More

9/20/2019: Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Environmental Leaders, Exemplary Mentors, and More

9/13/2019: Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: September 6, 2019

9/6/2019: Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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The Corporation Redefined

We can add last week’s statement from Business Roundtable (BRT) to the growing list of signs that business is prioritizing increasingly a broader array of stakeholders.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: New Reports, Celebrating Volunteers, and More

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Business Roundtable, CSR Influence Leaders, and More

Here is how our members have been working to build a better business and a better world.

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Big data, big opportunities, big risks

Corporate citizenship professionals have a vital role to play in data security and privacy.

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The Corner Office: USAA CEO Stuart Parker on the value of corporate citizenship

In his leadership at USAA, Parker recognizes that business and corporate responsibility goals should serve a common purpose.

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A personal commitment: learning

Corporate citizenship professionals must constantly react to a changing field—which makes continuous learning part of the job description.

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The virtuous cycle of community involvement and employee engagement

Employee engagement is an essential driver of both community involvement and business success.

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New learning opportunities at the Center for Corporate Citizenship

We’re excited to announce several additions to our Executive Education calendar to support the ever-expanding work of corporate citizenship professionals.

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