New tools help students communicate better. Faculty and staff can use them as well.
Serious games provide a new way to learn about complex systems. MIT's David Keith describes how instructors can "drive the future."
Moving away from traditional research methods can feel like entering uncharted waters. Four scholars describe what you may find.
Social and environmental action can improve the performance of small and medium enterprises (SMEs). This report shows how to find the value.
Bring sustainability into the business school mainstream by aligning with schools' existing practices: technical, political, and cultural.
Tima Bansal looks back at the 2018 Sustainability Centres Community workshop. Slideshow included.
Take your big idea to implementation by developing a strong vision, seeking different perspectives, and building partnerships.
When does website for a research methods course get 30,000 hits? When the course shows how to make research rigorous and relevant.
Building on local values can transform entrepreneurship. Efforts in the Global South have lessons for the West.
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) often don’t have the sustainability information needed for action. This report shows how to build knowledge.
When researchers treat practitioners as peers, greater insights result. Arne Carlsen describes how to build relationships with “the other.”
How can businesses offering responsible products and services stand out to consumers? This report presents five strategies.
Impact investing connects financial markets with the real economy. It’s relevant for investors, fundraisers, or any organization that seeks capital.
Experts identify pathways to effective reporting, drawing on NBS’s Sustainability Reporting Playbook.
Researchers are used to collaborating. But working with practitioners on research — and publishing the results — can pose unfamiliar challenges.
Different perspectives can lead to valuable insights. New guidance shows how to find the hidden potential in disagreement. We’ve all been there. You’re...
Data analytic tools help financial institutions make sense of ESG data to better assess how sustainability drives firms’ market value.
When AGL Energy shifted from coal to renewables, politicians attacked. Here's why firms must engage stakeholders in high-stakes environmental decisions.
Sustainability educators are mostly dissatisfied with their teaching resources. Moving forward requires diverse tools and a new look at assumptions.
Business Sustainability Collaborative Raleigh, United States Poole College of Management North Carolina State University Mission The Business...
Summer interns with EDF Climate Corps made many companies greener. Their experiences have lessons for long-term employees.
Collaborations between researchers and managers can produce insight and impact, but publication can be difficult. Top editors advise on the path to print.
NBS translates the world’s best academic research into practical resources to help managers make their organizations more sustainable.
NBS, in partnership with the Business and Environment Initiative at HBS, hosted the second bi-annual workshop for directors of business sustainability...
Investors provide funding for the microfinance organizations that make millions of small loans. These investment decisions shape the microfinance sector.