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October 2, 2017

Move from reports to reporting. Leaders at Canadian organizations asked NBS: “How can we find innovative ways of communicating the right information at the...

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Executive Report
January 9, 2017

Apply collaborative community development to boost the social legitimacy of your firm and drive regional sustainability in communities where you operate. 

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November 28, 2016

Shared value seems promising, but many managers struggle to make it happen. This executive guide provides a new approach by focusing on business models.

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Executive Report
September 1, 2016

Collaborations can be tense and complex. This tool responds to the question: How can managers improve competitor collaboration to advance sustainability.

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Executive Report
May 4, 2016

Leverage the CEO's position – at the interface between the external environment and the internal hierarchy of their companies – to drive sustainability.

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June 23, 2015

Planning for the future is essential to leadership. So how can businesses engage in strategic planning to create a shared vision for a sustainable future?

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February 24, 2015

This report provides a three-step process to balance short and long-term actions, cases, common obstacles to long-term action, and ways to overcome them.

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Executive Report
January 21, 2015

“It’s not what you know but who you know.” This guide shows how businesses can make social capital part of their decision-making and reporting.

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Executive Report
March 10, 2014

Solving sustainability challenges requires engaging society. This briefing identifies how both business and society can benefit from civic dialogue.

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Executive Report
December 2, 2013

Sustainability is a global problem with no single solution. Collaborative partnerships may be the key to tackling sustainability challenges going forward.

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Executive Report
January 9, 2013

How can companies help change people's behaviour in order to benefit society? Organizations have the resources and market influence to effect positive...

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Executive Report
December 16, 2012

What innovation activities help companies become sustainable? This report outlines 38 innovation practices that drive sustainability.

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Executive Report
September 14, 2012

A systematic approach to stakeholder engagement, like the one outlined in this guide, can bring genuine business benefits. 

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Executive Report
February 27, 2012

This report is designed to help business leaders, managers, and policy-makers improve their decision-making process to reach more sustainable outcomes.

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Executive Report
December 16, 2011

Policy makers face critical and complex questions. This report is designed to help decision-makers develop and advise on environmental policy.

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Executive Report
September 6, 2011

This executive report summarizes key findings on the use of alternative fuels and substances in cement manufacturing.

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Executive Report
July 19, 2011

Navigate the decision-making process to manage environmental impacts like a pro. 

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Executive Report
May 25, 2011

Designed for executives and senior supply chain, purchasing and sustainability managers, NBS presents a 3-step framework for sustainable supply chains.

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Executive Report
November 30, 2010

NBS presents a framework of best practices and tools to help managers embed sustainability into corporate culture and incite meaningful change.

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Executive Report
July 30, 2010

This executive report summarizes 30 years' research on socially conscious consumerism, and will help businesses understand customer behaviour.

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Executive Report
July 20, 2010

Truly effective community engagement involves complex decisions about who to work with (or through), how to engage, and what likely result to achieve.

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Executive Report
June 25, 2010

Measure the value of sustainable business activities using the tools and framework of metrics in this introductory guide.

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Executive Report
June 10, 2010

Climate change is a business issue. Here are four reasons why adapting to a changing climate should be on every executive's radar.

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