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New Georgetown Study: 50% Of Consumers Want Smaller Portions

A new report released last week by Georgetown University’s Portion Balance Coalition spotlights the growing importance of smaller portions to consumers. The study, which was…

April 2, 2024

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Portions Play Pivotal Role in Promoting Consumer Health, Reducing Food Waste, Georgetown University Reports

Reducing portion sizes across the food and beverage industry, including foodservice, can have a profound impact on consumer health and help combat food waste, Georgetown…

March 25, 2024

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New Georgetown Study Reveals Impact of Food Portions on Health and the Environment

“Power of Portions” report indicates over 50% of consumers want smaller portions The inaugural “Power of Portions” report released by the Portion Balance Coalition (PBC)…

March 19, 2024

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Business for Impact’s Portion Balance Coalition to Participate in The White House Challenge to End Hunger and Build Healthy Communities

The Portion Balance Coalition (PBC), led by Business for Impact at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, was recognized by the Biden-Harris Administration as…

February 28, 2024

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Innovation for Good: Georgetown’s Business for Impact Center Releases Arabella Advisors Case Study

Business for Impact at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business released a teaching case study, Arabella Advisors: Built for Impact at Scale, to highlight the…

January 17, 2024

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Assessing the Ozempic Effect: What Food, Beverage Companies Can Do Now To Create Healthier Products

As the debate on weight-loss drugs like Ozempic and public health continues, CPG companies have a range of opportunities to create healthier products now, which can have…

December 19, 2023

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A Year in Review: Georgetown McDonough’s Top Moments of 2023

As the calendar year comes to a close, Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business is celebrating the successes, milestones, and accomplishments of 2023. We advanced key…

December 18, 2023

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Millennials and Gen Xers Might Be the Unluckiest Caregivers in History. Here’s How Their Crisis Is Affecting Every Workplace

Even before the pandemic, more than one in six full-time workers in the U.S. are caregivers. As our population ages, caregiving for older parents is becoming even more common.…

December 18, 2023

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Georgetown Study Finds Essential Workers Carry Brunt of Medical Debt

Washington D.C. – A new report released by Business for Impact at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business found that asset-limited, income…

November 1, 2023

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New Research Explores How Millennials and Gen Z Are Driving a New Definition of Workplace Wellness

A survey conducted by Georgetown University, in partnership with Bank of America, found that young adults looking to change jobs or fields cite paid time off (65%) and a flexible…

June 13, 2023