Co-creating research with managers can increase public confidence in findings — but requires careful balance.
Seek employees with environmental experience, business training (over law) and exposure to social trends.
Even in a climate-adverse political context, the stock market rewards responsible firms. The case for climate investment remains strong.
Think like a journalist to bring your insights to a broader audience. Editors at Harvard Business Review and The Conversation provide advice. With video.
Network for Business Sustainability members identify their top challenges, from effective individual action to systems change.
Environmental action faces new obstacles. Overcoming them will take everyone’s involvement.
Innovation is the key to reducing fossil fuel emissions. A study of the oil sands identifies two paths forward.
Logic models let organizations — including B-school sustainability centres — understand whether they are meeting goals.
Your centre is doing important work. Branding can make your contribution shine.
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...