Accountants are leading sustainability efforts at the highest levels of organizations. Their rigor transforms sustainability management.
TOHU sets the standard for sustainability in a cultural arena. The platform has helped Montreal ascend as the international capital for circus arts.
Poverty alleviation is increasingly about investing “patient” capital in promising individuals with powerful ideas. And, it's tied to economic growth.
Dabbling in CSR is the path to mediocre performance, according to new research. So go all in.
By the nature of its business, Canadian insurer, The Co-operators, is acutely aware of climate change impacts. Here's how it helps communities prepare.
Accountants are more than bean counters. At Horizon Utilities, they are leaders on climate change adaptation.
Being added to – or removed from – a social index as a reflection of corporate behaviour can impact stakeholder relationships and your stock price.
Firms that take tangible action to improve sustainability generate greater investor interest than companies that simply set targets.
How social activism can make stakeholders worry, and turn into real financial loss—to the tune of tens of millions.
Each month, NBS spotlights a key sustainability issue for business leaders. These issues have been identified by NBS’s Leadership Council, a group of...
This study investigates whether CSR improves long-term financial performance by satisfying customers. It finds returns on CSR can be positive or negative...
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.
NBS’s Montréal office meets with its council of small and medium-sized enterprises to discuss their sustainability priorities.
A good CSR strategy acts as a buffer for depreciating share prices during market turmoil.
This Canadian travel company has a two-part climate change adaptation strategy: (1) operational optimization and (2) identification of future opportunities.
At TransLink, finance is responsible for sustainability. Sustainability efforts such as climate change adaptation are embedded throughout the organization.
Insertech repairs and refurbishes IT equipment. It also employs and trains individuals who find it difficult to enter the job market.
Donating in excess? Careful, the relationship between philanthropy and financial performance is not linear, but U-shaped.
MBAs focus on the short term, harming companies and communities. Experts identify paths to a longer-term outlook.
With Lumni, investors participate in professional and academic advancement students. The goal is to reduce the student's risk while attracting investors.