Railways are part of the Canadian identity. Civic dialogue identified key issues for the Railway Association of Canada's new sustainability strategy.
To demystify the term "social economy," NBS interviewed managers at Insertech and TOHU based in Montreal, Quebec.
TOHU sets the standard for sustainability in a cultural arena. The platform has helped Montreal ascend as the international capital for circus arts.
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.
This primer explains the concept of social capital and why and how it should be measured.
There is much to learn from looking at relationships. Here's what one South African company found.
Ten Chilean companies gathered in August 2014 to discuss, question, identify, and prioritize sustainability challenges.
This report signals a shift in our perception of the role sustainability plays in Canadian business.
How social activism can make stakeholders worry, and turn into real financial loss—to the tune of tens of millions.
NBS’s Montréal office meets with its council of small and medium-sized enterprises to discuss their sustainability priorities.
Renewable energy can seem a peaceful landscape of sun and wind: but different technologies are busily competing. Joern Hoppmann explains why some triumph.
Social media has a different role with sustainability than within sales and marketing. Research identifies its value in augmenting sustainability dialogue.
Learn to set your company-community relationship to "just right."
Boundaries of the mega-city have come and gone, but Montreal's sustainable community plan (SCP) prompted by the agglomeration demonstrates continuity.
If your firm is struggling to justify its sustainable activities, you'd better keep at least one aspect in good standing: your behaviour.
Sustainability frameworks are useful tools, but can be a challenge to navigate. This guide helps small producing mining companies navigate them.
Multi-sector partnerships can help solve complex sustainability issues. This one resolved a decades-long conflict in Canada’s Great Bear Rainforest.
New research from MIT suggests three things your company can do to generate profit from sustainability activities.
Want to reduce the social risk of your operations? Build relationships not transactions.
Conversations about sustainability need shared understanding to move from rhetoric to effective, collective action. Civic dialogue allows that to happen.
Solving sustainability challenges requires engaging society. This briefing identifies how both business and society can benefit from civic dialogue.
Business can help citizens become informed, inspired, and engaged in a national dialogue about sustainability.
Implementing ISO 14001 is not only a response to pressure from external stakeholders, including government.
Take a lesson from a baby carrot – and capitalize on food waste reduction by adopting these strategies.
Sustainable innovation is a process. And sometimes, this involves collecting – and implementing – feedback from thousands of stakeholders.