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The Governance, Risk, And Compliance Playbook For 2017

Maximize Business Performance With A World-Class GRC Program

Governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) programs are essential for protecting business value and maximizing business performance. However, too many organizations lack well-defined GRC programs or...

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    Report The Values-Based Consumer

    A Technographics® 360 Report Using Survey, Social Listening, And Qualitative Data
    April 6, 2017 | Anjali Lai

    Consumer decision making is changing: Shoppers increasingly evaluate products and brands based on a company's ethics and values. Empowered customers, marked by their sophisticated digital behavior,...

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    Report Align With Consumers' Values To Win Their Hearts And Wallets

    Follow Three Steps To A Resonant And Relevant Values Framework
    April 6, 2017 | Jim Nail, Henry Peyret

    A great product is no longer sufficient to guarantee strong sales and loyal customers. Today's empowered consumers not only reject corporate irresponsibility but also seek brands that proactively...

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    Report Ethics And Compliance Pivot To Provide Business Value

    The State Of Corporate Ethics And Compliance Programs: 2015 And Beyond
    September 1, 2015 | Nick Hayes

    Ethics and compliance play critical roles in corporate performance today. When effective, these functions help companies avoid regulatory fines, reduce operational risks, improve employee...

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    Report Meet Customers' Demands For Corporate Responsibility

    How The World's Leading Businesses Address Corporate Responsibility In The Age Of The Customer
    December 9, 2014 | Christopher McClean, Nick Hayes

    There are many reasons for companies to spend time and money to become more environmentally, socially, and economically responsible: They may save money by reducing resource requirements, they may...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Social Risk And Compliance Solutions, Q2 2014

    Ten Vendors That Enhance Social Media Engagement While Mitigating Risk And Enforcing Compliance
    May 7, 2014 | Nick Hayes

    Near ubiquitous use of social media both within and outside of businesses today drastically increases companies' exposure to new levels of risk. With the benefits of engaging through social...

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    Report TechRadar™ For Risk Management Professionals: GRC, Q4 2012

    December 5, 2012 | Christopher McClean, Nick Hayes

    The governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) technology market is one of fluctuation, confusion, and contention. Many technologies relevant for governance, risk management, and compliance...

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    Report Topic Overview: Governance, Risk, And Compliance

    March 14, 2011 | Christopher McClean

    Governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) as a concept continues its steady march toward recognition as an accepted business practice. And even if they aren't using the term, organizations around the...

  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

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    Report Updated Q1 2011: Is Green IT Your Emperor With No Clothes?

    Measure Your Green IT Baseline Or Risk Being Caught With Your Pants Down
    February 9, 2011 | Doug Washburn

    Is green IT your emperor with no clothes? It is if you've invested in green IT with the promise of reducing energy costs but haven't measured your energy baseline. Without a baseline, IT leaders...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report IBM's Approach To Sustainability Provides A Model For Long-Lasting Competitive Edge

    January 12, 2011 | Alexander Peters, Ph.D.

    Over the past 20 years, IBM has demonstrated the relationship between economic performance and environmental/sustainability leadership — both internally within its business operations and...

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    Report Market Update: The State Of Green IT Adoption, Q2 2010

    Barriers To Adoption Are Evident, As Are Opportunities To Integrate Green IT With Corporate Sustainability Initiatives
    July 12, 2010 | Daniel Krauss

    Forrester's seventh green IT survey of enterprises and small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) indicates that green IT adoption has remained steady during the past year; it still forms a vital part...

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    Report SAP Library Demystifies Sustainability

    Frameworks And Case Studies Illustrate Best Practices
    April 21, 2010 | Alexander Peters, Ph.D.

    SAP's Sustainability Library is an excellent source of insights and best practices for business process executives seeking to understand and get a grip on sustainability. The library, which...

  • For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals

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    Report Green IT Starts To Affect ANZ Sourcing

    But Much Can Be Learned From Best Practices In North America And Europe
    January 21, 2010 | Tim Sheedy

    While there is a clear trend toward Green IT sourcing and practice within the Australian and New Zealand economies, these firms lag their North American and European peers in their levels of...

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    Report Business Process Professionals Must Champion Sustainability In This Era Of Shortages And Risks

    December 14, 2009 | Alexander Peters, Ph.D.

    Soaring energy costs and climate change are only two of many issues pushing sustainability to the forefront for business and IT leaders. Smart executives expand the concept beyond reporting on...

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    Report Case Study: SAP's Sustainability Transformation

    How To Save The World And Tap Into A Multibillion-Dollar Market
    December 4, 2009 | Holger Kisker, Ph.D.

    Everyone wants to contribute to a more sustainable world and is looking for examples and advice to improve sustainability performance at home and at work. Leading companies can offer both: examples...

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    Report Market Overview: The Advent Of Enterprise Carbon And Energy Management Systems

    Sketching The New Opportunities For IT Vendor Strategists
    November 17, 2009 | Christopher Mines

    A new liability is coming onto the collective balance sheet of companies around the world: carbon. In the context of increasing awareness of the business and societal risks of climate change,...

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    Report Smart Grid Technologies: Coming To A Utility Near You

    Modern IT And Communications Systems Are Transforming The US Power Industry
    October 19, 2009 | Roy C. Wildeman

    Today's energy companies face an unprecedented quandary of regulatory requirements, market pressures, and public scrutiny that, in combination, act to disrupt traditional approaches to cutting...

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    Report UK Firms Continue To Look To Green IT For Cost Reduction And Business Benefits

    Findings From The UK Green IT 2009 Conference, May 2009
    October 2, 2009 | Onica King, Doug Washburn

    Findings from Forrester's second joint survey collaboration with Tech:Touchstone Events, organizer of the Green IT 2009 Conference in London, uncovered that after a year of economic turmoil,...

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    Report eBusiness Is The Right Channel To Go Green

    Leverage Your eBusiness To Customer And Employee Green Behavior
    September 8, 2009 | Chad Mitchell

    Consumers are being bombarded with green messaging online, in print, and on TV. Repositioning a brand to be greener is a top planning activity among marketers. Firms are trying to tap into the...

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    Report Aligning The People And Process Of PC Power Management

    Position The Right People And Process to Create Ownership And Minimize Risk
    July 28, 2009 | Doug Washburn

    Although the financial and environmental savings from PC power management are compelling, IT professionals must overcome concerns about disrupted user productivity or the lack of project ownership....

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    Report Market Overview: The Recession Dents Green IT's Global Momentum

    July 16, 2009 | Christopher Mines

    The recession is taking a bite from the growth of enterprise adoption of green IT policies and practices. Forrester's latest enterprise green IT survey reveals slowing adoption of green IT...

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    Report Green Marketing Will Grow In 2009

    Successful Green Strategies Save Costs And Generate Additional Revenues
    July 16, 2009 | Steven Noble

    Does green marketing still matter? With consumer concern for the environment, standards and regulations changing, and the ability for organizations to save by being green, green strategies are more...

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    Report Client Firms Scrutinize Green IT Services Providers

    Providers: Polish Your Value Proposition To Differentiate
    July 2, 2009 | Christopher Mines

    Data from Forrester's Business Data Services surveys show continued interest in green IT services. One-third of the surveyed enterprises plan for a green IT services engagement in the coming year....

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    Report Case Study: Levi Strauss & Co. Exposes Its Environmental And Social Responsibility

    A Global Vision For E&SR Product Strategy Drives Product Differentiation
    May 19, 2009 | Sally M. Cohen

    Levi Strauss & Co. has engaged in concerted environmentally and socially responsible (E&SR) product strategies since the early 1990s — but it rarely informed its customers of its...

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    Report Topic Overview: Governance, Risk, And Compliance

    April 29, 2009 | Christopher McClean

    Successful businesses universally strive to achieve better corporate governance, more effective measurement and management of risk, and greater assurance that compliance requirements are met....

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    Report Market Overview: Green IT Services

    A Bright Outlook For IT Sustainability Consulting
    April 24, 2009 | Christopher Mines

    IT services companies are responding to client needs by building green IT and corporate sustainability practices. We continue to forecast very healthy growth — 60% CAGR —for this...