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April 15, 2014

Sustainability frameworks are useful tools, but can be a challenge to navigate. This guide helps small producing mining companies navigate them.

Lindsay McIvor
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
Research Insight
July 16, 2010

Firms that appear environmentally responsible experience lower stock market risk. This study offers firms a clear motivation for acting responsibly.

Tima Bansal
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...

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April 19, 2013

This webinar, How to Drive Social Change, features insights from researcher Ute Stephan, lead author of the NBS's research on business-driven social change....

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Research Insight
August 30, 2010

This study examines how the environmental practices of proactive firms differ from other firms. Answering this question can help managers understand the...

Lauren Rakowski
Research Insight
October 20, 2014

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

Kevin Hurren
Research Insight
August 20, 2010

A recent study found that family owned firms have a better environmental record than their non-family counterparts.

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Pam Laughland
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
Reports and Articles
October 31, 2013

Companies in retail and financial services saw increases of $6 in sales for every $1 donated through corporate charity.

Lauren Turner
Reports and Articles
July 22, 2013

As an engineer, Tom Webler knew how materials would respond to certain conditions. As a sociologist, he is dedicated to involving citizens in public policy.

Maya Fischhoff
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 10, 2011

Product returns are more than a cost – they are an opportunity to grow the bottom line. Here's how business can build reverse supply chains.

NBS
Research Insight
October 31, 2013

Ethical luxury cannot be branded in a fiscal quarter.

Tara Hadler
Research Insight
October 31, 2013

A recent analysis of 51 companies in the UK shed light on the growth and effectiveness of joint management-stakeholder committees.

Patrick Callan
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
Research Insight
August 29, 2010

Firms can benefit from considering their role in emissions trading early to stay ahead of regulation and competition. 

Lauren Rakowski
Research Insight
August 30, 2010

Two tools—life cycle analysis and input-output analysis—can help managers assess the environmental impact of products.

NBS
Reports and Articles
October 21, 2018

Logic models let organizations — including B-school sustainability centres — understand whether they are meeting goals.

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