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June 17, 2018

Take your big idea to implementation by developing a strong vision, seeking different perspectives, and building partnerships.

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
May 30, 2018

When does website for a research methods course get 30,000 hits? When the course shows how to make research rigorous and relevant.

Garima Sharma
Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
May 23, 2018

Building on local values can transform entrepreneurship. Efforts in the Global South have lessons for the West.

Reports and Articles
April 19, 2018

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) often don’t have the sustainability information needed for action. This report shows how to build knowledge.

Marie-France Turcotte
REDD
Reports and Articles
March 29, 2018

When researchers treat practitioners as peers, greater insights result. Arne Carlsen describes how to build relationships with “the other.”

Garima Sharma
Reports and Articles
March 7, 2018

How can businesses offering responsible products and services stand out to consumers? This report presents five strategies.

Marie-France Turcotte
REDD
Reports and Articles
January 26, 2018

Researchers are used to collaborating. But working with practitioners on research — and publishing the results — can pose unfamiliar challenges.

Garima Sharma
Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
November 29, 2017

Collaborations between researchers and managers can produce insight and impact, but publication can be difficult. Top editors advise on the path to print.

Garima Sharma
Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
September 22, 2017

Hear directly from four scholars who have worked with practitioners to co-create knowledge. They share benefits, challenges, and practical tips.

Garima Sharma
Chelsea Hicks-Webster
Reports and Articles
June 22, 2017

NBS seeks to bridge the gap between research and business practice by providing researchers with resources on how to co-create knowledge with practitioners.

Garima Sharma
Reports and Articles
May 28, 2017

How can researchers co-create knowledge with practitioners? Jean Bartunek describes how different perspectives can spark learning.

Garima Sharma
Reports and Articles
February 27, 2017

Maps help us make sense of our complex world. LCAs can do the same for your business.

Céline Zollinger
Reports and Articles
January 16, 2017

Advice on doing research that impacts practice from business school sustainability centre leaders around the world.

Chelsea Hicks-Webster
Reports and Articles
November 28, 2016

Winners of the 2016 Research Impact on Practice Award describe how they developed their work on industrial symbiosis' environmental and economic benefits.

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
November 11, 2016

Four-fifths of CEOs are experimenting with alternative business models or thinking of doing so. 

Reports and Articles
April 21, 2016

Use insights from the NBS Challenges Survey in conjunction with the official report to inform your understanding of top sustainability issues.

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
March 16, 2016

This report provides a synthesis of the top seven sustainability issues facing Canadian business in 2016.

NBS
Reports and Articles
January 25, 2016

For decades, a fashion powerhouse tried improving its supply chain. The more it did, the more it realized it could only be done collectively—as an industry.

Garima Sharma
Reports and Articles
July 13, 2015

“What is a business model?” is a popular opener in business publications. NBS interviews Florian Lüdeke-Freund to learn more.

Kristy Faccer
Reports and Articles
May 19, 2015

Railways are part of the Canadian identity. Civic dialogue identified key issues for the Railway Association of Canada's new sustainability strategy.

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
April 28, 2015

To demystify the term "social economy," NBS interviewed managers at Insertech and TOHU based in Montreal, Quebec.

REDD
Reports and Articles
April 28, 2015

TOHU sets the standard for sustainability in a cultural arena. The platform has helped Montreal ascend as the international capital for circus arts.

Pamela Carpio
Reports and Articles
April 28, 2015

Insertech repairs and refurbishes IT equipment. It also employs and trains individuals who find it difficult to enter the job market.

Pamela Carpio
Reports and Articles
April 14, 2015

This Chilean retailer operates just like any other business. The difference is profits are devoted to social projects.

NBS
Reports and Articles
April 14, 2015

With Lumni, investors participate in professional and academic advancement students. The goal is to reduce the student's risk while attracting investors.

NBS