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August 27, 2016

Pooling resources, intelligence, leadership, and common sustainability goals with other companies, even with competitors, can elevate the level of results.

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Reports and Articles
June 7, 2016

Struggling to fund your research centre? You're not alone. Luckily, this webinar brings together leaders to share top funding tips.

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Reports and Articles
May 4, 2016

New research and tools provide insight into CEO decision-making for sustainability.

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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
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March 16, 2016

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

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March 2, 2016

Thanks for taking part in the NBS Challenges Survey. Here is how business leaders ranked their challenges in 2016.

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Reports and Articles
February 23, 2016

Thoughtful strategy and transparent, open communication protect company interests in the short term – and through a transition.

Hadi Chapardar
Reports and Articles
February 23, 2016

Use these four steps to make the case to integrate long-term thinking into decision-making.

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January 25, 2016

Here we reflect on the top seven research reports, articles, and videos members of the NBS community engaged with most.

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Reports and Articles
January 25, 2016

Environmentally risky firms must pay higher interest rates to banks and higher returns to shareholders.

Lauren Turner
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
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August 10, 2015

Socially responsible branding can humanize companies. It has a leg up on conventional positioning strategies. So where do green products fit in this?

Kevin Hurren
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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
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May 27, 2015

How can academics engage effectively in public and political discourse? At a 2015 conference, experts described how and why academics should reach out.

Maya Fischhoff
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May 19, 2015

Businesses can lead and participate in societal discussions of complex, uncertain issues. NBS research presents a decision tree to guide your choice.

Maya Fischhoff
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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
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April 28, 2015

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

REDD
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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
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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
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April 14, 2015

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

NBS
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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.

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Reports and Articles
April 14, 2015

Animaná connects those at the start of the value chain – artisans, weavers, small-scale farmers – to those at the end – designers, companies, consumers.

Kevin Hurren
Tara Hadler
Reports and Articles
April 14, 2015

The rise of certified Latin American B Corporation is noteworthy. Sistema B wants to help southern B Corps achieve scale and impact.

Kevin Hurren
Tara Hadler
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April 14, 2015

The B Lab is more than a certifying body. It is a platform for companies (B Corps) to contribute to – not just profit from – community and environment.

Kevin Hurren
Tara Hadler
Reports and Articles
April 13, 2015

With 150 certified B Corps, Latin America is the fastest growing B Corp region outside of North America. This report explores challenges facing Empresas B.

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