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November 17, 2018

Bringing in an unfamiliar idea requires small steps, allies, and emotion.

Maya Fischhoff
Research Insight
November 17, 2018

New sustainability research offers guidance on big data, corporate political action, and sharing economy strategy.

NBS
Research Insight
September 12, 2016

If your sustainability strategy is weak, don't be surprised if your firm has to jump through hoops to secure funds. A strong strategy breaks down barriers.

Lauren Turner
Research Insight
August 17, 2016

Successful social entrepreneurs know it's not an "either/or" question –  it's "both/and" leadership.

Melanie Goldmintz
Tara Hadler
Research Insight
January 25, 2016

Poverty alleviation is increasingly about investing “patient” capital in promising individuals with powerful ideas. And, it's tied to economic growth.

Melanie Goldmintz
Research Insight
December 8, 2015

New research places business leaders at the centre of management innovation, providing inspiration for researchers and leadership for fellow practitioners.

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
October 8, 2015

Research suggests norms for political correctness can positively effect workplace creativity by sharpening an individual’s contribution to a group.

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
July 13, 2015

Using the example of 3M and its implementation of Sigma Six policies, researchers investigate how corporate culture can ultimately be reshaped.

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
April 28, 2015

Research suggests that even when women get the opportunity to dictate their own pay—such as within their own social enterprises—they still settle for less. 

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
December 15, 2014

How social activism can make stakeholders worry, and turn into real financial loss—to the tune of tens of millions.

Lauren Turner
Research Insight
November 17, 2014

Researchers look at how firms get involved with CSR, not just why.

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
October 20, 2014

Research demonstrates that it can be more valuable to send infrequent, loaded reports to investors.

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
September 12, 2014

High performance teams often face opposing management strategies. Rodrigo Canales explores pros and cons of management strategies in microfinance.

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
August 18, 2014

Social media has a different role with sustainability than within sales and marketing. Research identifies its value in augmenting sustainability dialogue.

Danielle Offenbacher
Tara Hadler
Research Insight
July 21, 2014

"When in doubt, throw it out" has been the default for household recycling. But this means that many recyclables go to waste. How can we solve this problem?

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
June 16, 2014

Research provides a strategy marketers can use to increase conservation behaviour. The key to success? Properly combine the right elements in your message.

Chelsea Hicks-Webster
Research Insight
June 16, 2014

Learn to set your company-community relationship to "just right."

Gareth Everard
Research Insight
May 26, 2014

Businesses in the same value chain can reap great benefit by using a common strategy for corporate social responsibility (CSR).

REDD
Research Insight
April 28, 2014

If your firm is struggling to justify its sustainable activities, you'd better keep at least one aspect in good standing: your behaviour.

Lauren Turner
Research Insight
April 11, 2014

In small businesses, size and flat hierarchies make ecodesign changes easier to implement.

Marie Demode
Research Insight
March 31, 2014

New research from MIT suggests three things your company can do to generate profit from sustainability activities.

Lauren Turner
Research Insight
March 3, 2014

Discover how baking sustainability into your firm's HR processes attracts better, more motivated talent. 

Agnès Rossignol
Research Insight
February 3, 2014

Implementing ISO 14001 is not only a response to pressure from external stakeholders, including government.

Agnès Rossignol
Research Insight
January 6, 2014

Marketers can more effectively promote sustainable decision-making by telling their audiences about the sustainable actions of others.

Kate Whitfield
Research Insight
December 9, 2013

Ivey’s Caroline Flammer Sheds Light on the Link Between CSR and Financial Performance For decades research has suggested that corporate social...

Lauren Turner