human-resources
Tag

#human-resources

Sort:
Research Insight
October 3, 2011

Increasing CEO myopia is affecting executives’ ability to create long-term value. Over the past 20 years, the average CEO tenure fell from eight years to...

NBS
Reports and Articles
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.

NBS
Research Insight
June 7, 2010

This study investigated the link between compensation and environmental performance across high-polluting industries in the U.S. authors found environmental...

Pam Laughland
Reports and Articles
January 26, 2015

Ten Chilean companies gathered in August 2014 to discuss, question, identify, and prioritize sustainability challenges.

NBS
Reports and Articles
April 28, 2015

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

REDD
Reports and Articles
October 11, 2012

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) create more than 80 per cent of new jobs in Canada every year, but they also create 80 per cent of industry’s negative...

NBS
Research Insight
August 29, 2010

Organizations are more likely to show commitment to CSR programs when the monetary or physical obligation is far in the future.

Denny Kuruvilla
Research Insight
August 20, 2010

How can managers prevent burnout in employees who don’t like their jobs? Show them how their work helps others.

Pam Laughland
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
June 10, 2011

Environmental controls can be costly and inefficient. Read how preventative measures and a committed workforce are key to good environmental management.

Pam Laughland
Reports and Articles
January 4, 2013

Explore 2012’s most popular Thought Leader posts.

NBS
Research Insight
August 30, 2010

According to this study, managers' disagreements about "good judgment" result from their different ideologies. Managers with authoritarian ideologies tend to...

NBS
Reports and Articles
June 24, 2013

How NOVA Chemicals helped turn Responsible Care® into more than just a safety code This article is part of a series examining how business leaders are...

Chelsea Hicks-Webster
Research Insight
June 8, 2012

Does your small business lack a formal strategy? CSR may be the answer. Steven MacGregor and Joan Fontrodona of the IESE Business School (Universidad de...

Thomas Long
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.

NBS
Reports and Articles
November 14, 2012

Sales and sustainability go hand-in-hand at Kal Tire. 

NBS
Research Insight
June 10, 2011

What motivates managers to look beyond regulatory requirements to improve their company’s environmental practices? It may be a matter of perspective. This...

Jason Winders
Video
July 8, 2013

Sustainability centre staff and directors around the world discuss seven approaches to fostering sustainability teaching, including tips for implementation.

Chelsea Hicks-Webster
Research Insight
July 5, 2012

As a manager, your moral compass and level of ethical behaviour sets the tone for employee ethics. If you do the right thing, so will your team.

Maya Fischhoff
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Businesses can cut costs, motivate employees, enhance reputation and increase sales — while helping the environment, employees, and community.

NBS