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Systematic Review
June 23, 2015

Learn which of the four strategic planning approaches will help your business build a shared vision for a sustainable future.

NBS
Executive Report
June 23, 2015

Planning for the future is essential to leadership. So how can businesses engage in strategic planning to create a shared vision for a sustainable future?

NBS
Reports and Articles
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
Reports and Articles
April 28, 2015

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

REDD
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
Reports and Articles
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
Reports and Articles
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
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 Corps is noteworthy. Sistema B wants to help southern B Corps achieve scale and impact. The B Corps of Sistema B The...

Kevin Hurren
Tara Hadler
Reports and Articles
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.

NBS
Primer
March 24, 2015

This primer explains the concept of social capital and why and how it should be measured.

NBS
Reports and Articles
March 23, 2015

There is much to learn from looking at relationships. Here's what one South African company found.

NBS
Executive Report
February 24, 2015

This report provides a three-step process to balance short and long-term actions, cases, common obstacles to long-term action, and ways to overcome them.

NBS
Systematic Review
February 24, 2015

This NBS research outlines factors affecting short and long-term thinking in business, respective impacts, and remaining research needs.

NBS
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
January 22, 2015

This report signals a shift in our perception of the role sustainability plays in Canadian business.

NBS
Systematic Review
January 22, 2015

This comprehensive review describes what social capital is, how it is measured, and the value it provides to individuals, organisations and communities.

NBS
Executive Report
January 21, 2015

“It’s not what you know but who you know.” This guide shows how businesses can make social capital part of their decision-making and reporting.

NBS
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
Reports and Articles
November 26, 2014

This report identifies eight key challenges facing South African managers and opportunities for researchers to contribute implementable guidance.

NBS
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
Reports and Articles
October 20, 2014

NBS’s Montréal office meets with its council of small and medium-sized enterprises to discuss their sustainability priorities.

REDD
Reports and Articles
September 29, 2014

Renewable energy can seem a peaceful landscape of sun and wind: but different technologies are busily competing. Joern Hoppmann explains why some triumph.

Emily Joldersma