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Major Company Changes Palm Oil Policy After Protests

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.08.2014 | Green

The Procter & Gamble Co. has updated its policy on palm oil following high-profile protests by Greenpeace at its Cincinnati headquarters. ...

Dear Proctor and Gamble, Where Are All the Dads?

Rachel Leventhal-Weiner | Posted 04.26.2014 | College
Rachel Leventhal-Weiner

You know who else uses those products? My husband. He shaves his face with Gillette razors. And he has changed countless baby tushies in Pampers.

Because of DadMom: Troubling Messages in Ads About Parenting

Sarah Sweatt Orsborn | Posted 04.25.2014 | Parents
Sarah Sweatt Orsborn

How can people who may not have amazing dads in their lives grow up to be or expect to co-parent with amazing dads if we don't see dads being normal and amazing in our lives?

Procter & Gamble Blames Lagging Razor Sales On 'Movember'

AP/HuffPost | Posted 01.24.2014 | Business

Procter & Gamble's second-quarter net income fell 16 percent as the world's largest consumer products maker faced a tough comparison with year ago res...

Brand Naked

Cory M. Baker | Posted 03.23.2014 | Business
Cory M. Baker

This week, I'm putting away my devices a bit more. I'm going to walk the streets, take the trains and ride the elevators with eyes wide open just to see what brands speak to me without even saying a word.

Lisa Belkin

12 Lessons From Moms Who Raised Olympians For All Of Us

HuffingtonPost.com | Lisa Belkin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

It’s been 22 years since I started noticing Olympic Moms. It's not a coincidence that that’s around the time I became a mother myself. Until then,...

The Future of Work for Companies

Dana Ardi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Dana Ardi

We've shifted to a world where collaboration and connection are replacing hierarchy and bureaucracy. The outdated "Alpha" notion of management has given way to the modern era of "Beta" leadership.

The Clintons Support Clean Water and So Should Congress

World Vision | Posted 10.13.2013 | Impact
World Vision

"Water is life" is not just a cliché phrase, it's a fact. UNICEF estimates nearly 2,000 children die every day from diarrhea -- more than HIV/AIDS and malaria combined, and every seven seconds a child dies of a water-related illness.

These Tiny Beads Are Threatening The Great Lakes

Reuters | Lisa Maria Garza | Posted 09.29.2013 | Green

July 30 (Reuters) - Tiny plastic beads from beauty products are showing up in North America's Great Lakes, and an environmental group is calling upo...

What A.G. Lafley's Return To P&G Means For Older Workers

Michael Hodin | Posted 08.04.2013 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

In a time when most businesses are obsessed with the newest, latest, greatest thing, Proctor and Gamble has reached back into its past. The iconic American company has ousted its current CEO and brought back the 66-year-old A.G. Lafley for another go as Chief Executive. The business world is abuzz after this executive shake up, trying to figure out what the future holds for the company.

Retrial?

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 07.21.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — A lawyer for a former board member at Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble Co. urged an appeals court panel Tuesday to give his client ...

10 Companies With The Best Reputations

MarketWatch | Posted 03.10.2013 | Business

MarketWatch: In its 14th annual Reputation Quotient survey, Harris Interactive rated 60 large American companies based on six key characteristics i...

Helicopter Parenting and the Olympics: The Terrifying Message that NBC is Sending Out to American Families

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 10.07.2012 | Parents
Geoffrey Dunn

I've been appalled at the way in which NBC's Olympic coverage has become a celebration of parents crossing the line from healthy support of their children into a neurotic condition of living their lives through the experiences of their offspring.

Women Arrested For $40 Million Coupon Ring

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 07.20.2012 | Money

Three Arizona women took extreme couponing to a whole new level. Phoenix police arrested 40-year-old Robin Ramirez, 42-year-old Amiko Fountain and...

Witness: Gupta Could Have Profited From Rajaratnam Link

Reuters | Posted 08.06.2012 | Business

* Ex-Galleon portfolio manager testifies for prosecution * Rajaratnam and Gupta disagreed over fund option -witness * Fo...

Hey Procter & Gamble, What Happened to Dad?

John Willey | Posted 06.26.2012 | Parents
John Willey

Was there some sort of apocalyptic event that wiped out all the dads from the planet?

Is Your Laundry Detergent Toxic?

Posted 04.26.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Matt Hickman: Now, you probably have enough to worry about as it is with geese colliding into airplanes, Kim Kardashia...

Look to Business Operations, Not Philanthropy, for Social Impact

Judith Samuelson | Posted 06.11.2013 | Business
Judith Samuelson

If the impact of business on society is measured in oceans, corporate philanthropy would barely fill a bucket of water. What might be possible if we were to unleash this business genius on problems of consequence?

What Does Makeup Mean To You?

Posted 12.14.2011 | Women

For some women, wearing lipstick is integral to feeling feminine, which may explain why the average woman eats seven pounds of lipstick in a lifetime....

Synonymous With Entertainment: Branded Content and Why it Works

Mia R. Benenate | Posted 10.24.2011 | Business
Mia R. Benenate

"Branding" entertainment allows a company to target its audience and give a specific message, often imbedded within the programming in original and interesting ways.

EU Announces Huge Fines For Laundry Cartel

AP | By GABRIELE STEINHAUSER | Posted 06.13.2011 | Business

BRUSSELS -- European Union regulators on Wednesday fined consumer products companies Procter & Gamble and Unilever a total of euro315.2 million ($456 ...

Disney Gives Mothers an Offer They Can't Refuse: A Passion Play

Paul Dailing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Paul Dailing

We represent a certain family organization you may have heard of. On behalf of our employer, we would like to give a gift in honor of this happy occasion: An official Finding Nemo™ Disney Cuddly Bodysuit.

Admitting Guilt on Deadly Denture Cream

Edward F. Blizzard | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Edward F. Blizzard

What led to Rodney Urbanek's symptoms and eventual death? His denture adhesive, Poligrip.

Lifting a Third World Curse

Susan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Susan Kim

One out of every ten school-age girls in sub-Sarahan Africa routinely skips school about 50 days a year. The reason why is so unbelievable it boggles the mind. It's because they're menstruating.

The Year of the Man-Child

Catie Lazarus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Catie Lazarus

What Did You Learn in 2009? Test your knowledge by answering these objectively scientific questions about the celebrities, politicians and fifteen minute famers who made headlines.