The B Corp Series

How to Use Business as a Force for Good

Join a Growing Movement: Learn how you can join a global movement to redefine success in business, led by well-known icons like Patagonia and Ben & Jerry’s, disruptive upstarts like Warby Parker and Etsy, and recently covered by The New York Times, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, Inc., and Entrepreneur.

Build a Better Business: Drawing on best practices from 100+ B Corps, this 25-part series will show how using business as a force for good can help distinguish your company in a crowded market, attract and retain the best employees, and increase customer trust, loyalty, and evangelism for your brand.

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Why B Corps Should Cap Executive Pay

One of the best ways that the B Corp movement can continue to drive positive social change is to address the controversial issue…
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Why B Corps Should Expand Their Health and Wellness Programs

One of the best areas for B Corps (and other sustainable businesses) to improve is by providing health and wellness programs to their…
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So You’re a Certified B Corporation. Now What?

Here is the final installment of the six-week Quick Start Guide to becoming a Certified B Corporation.
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How to Power Through the B Corp Finish Line

If you are stuck finalizing your B Corp certification, this series will help you power through the finish line.
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How to Raise Your B Corp Assessment Score

Our series continues with the next installment of a six-week, turbocharged Quick Start Guide to becoming a Certified B Corporation.
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How to Create an Action Plan for B Corp Certification

After you have identified your core project team, work with them to set a target B Impact Score and create an action plan…
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How to Motivate Your Team Towards B Corp Certification

Week two of this quick start guide focuses on how to motivate and engage your team towards B Corp certification.
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How to Become a B Corp in Six Weeks or Less

Here is a six-week, turbocharged Quick Start Guide to becoming a Certified B Corporation.
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Are B Corps Relevant Outside of the U.S.?

Although the B Corp movement originally started in Pennsylvania, more than 30 percent of all Certified B Corps are now based outside of…
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Can B Corp Certification Help You Raise Capital?

Author Ryan Honeyman addresses the perennial question: Will B Corp certification help or hurt your ability to raise capital?
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How B Corp Certification Helps Benchmark and Improve Performance

B Corp certification helps you benchmark, compare, and improve the social and environmental performance of your entire company.
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How B Corp Certification Helps Attract and Engage Employees

B Corp certification can unleash the passion, initiative, and imagination of your employees by connecting them with the larger meaning behind their work.
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5 Reasons You Should Become a Certified B Corp

The particular benefits that are most attractive to you will vary depending on your industry, your goals and objectives, and where you are…
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Dansko’s CEO on the Benefits and Challenges of B Corp Certification

Mandy Cabot, CEO of Dansko, discusses the benefits, challenges and surprises of B Corp Certification.
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What’s the Difference Between Certified B Corps and Benefit Corps?

Certified B Corporations and benefit corporations are often, and understandably, confused. They share much in common but have a few important differences.