Donating in excess? Careful, the relationship between philanthropy and financial performance is not linear, but U-shaped.
Turn food waste into a multi-billion dollar opportunity.
Ten Chilean companies gathered in August 2014 to discuss, question, identify, and prioritize sustainability challenges.
To demystify the term "social economy," NBS interviewed managers at Insertech and TOHU based in Montreal, Quebec.
This primer introduces basic terminology and provides an overview of key issues to help you translate CSR activities into financial value.
When done strategically, investments in social and environmental activities can reduce market risk by stabilizing the volatility of your firm's stock price.
Corporate social responsibility and philanthropy can payoff for a firm - but only at very low or very high levels.
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Research demonstrates that it can be more valuable to send infrequent, loaded reports to investors.
Companies that consistently treat customers, employees, and other stakeholder groups well perform better financially than those that play favourites.
Firms with troubled CSR reputations suffer lower stock prices in a scandal than CSR-strong companies that properly disclose their misdemeanours.
Your firm can't buy its way out of a soured reputation with philanthropy alone, but building a culture of good corporate citizenship might do the trick.
How perceptions of environmental risk influence your company's stakeholders – and what that means for your stock price.
Companies in retail and financial services saw increases of $6 in sales for every $1 donated through corporate charity.
Firm financial performance as a result of CSR activities can be difficult to measure: its value may lie in intangible assets like employee engagement.
Your organization’s approach to risk assessment is imperfect. But you already knew that.
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.
Opportunities for managers to make the case for sustainability to senior management are rare. Prepare for those rare opportunities with this forum report.
NBS presents the top eight most critical research findings on the relationship between corporate social performance and corporate financial performance.
Businesses can cut costs, motivate employees, enhance reputation and increase sales — while helping the environment, employees, and community.