B Corporation

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The Rise of the For-Profit, Socially-Responsible Corporation in Canada

Traditionally, for-profit corporations have one mandate -- to maximize shareholder value. Several jurisdictions in the United States have recognized the market for a…
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Etsy and the B Corp IPO: Sustainability Meets Wall Street

While Boulder, Colorado-based Rally Software broke the barrier as the first B Corp to go public in April 2013, last week, the much…
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Consumer Finance Companies Step Up with Forward-Thinking Solutions

The public is demanding more and more social responsibility from the organizations from which they buy goods or services, and forward-thinking financial services…
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3p Weekend: Last-Minute Stocking Stuffers From Our Favorite B Corps

If you waited until the last minute for stocking stuffers (again), bypass those dollar-store trinkets, and give a gift you believe in.
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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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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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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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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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Tell Us About Your Favorite B Corp for a Chance to Win $100 at Indigenous

What's your favorite B Corp? Tell us about it on social media for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Indigenous.
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‘B the Change': 92 B Corps Honored as ‘Best for the World’

Yesterday, the nonprofit B Lab honored 92 global companies for creating the most positive overall social and environmental impact with the release of…
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Direct Public Offerings: Allowing the Community to Invest

A new alternative way of accessing capital is through Direct Public Offerings. A less traditional source of funding, a DPO allows businesses and…
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Burt’s Bees Launches Lip Balm Tube Recycling Program

Burt's Bees has partnered up with Preserve to encourage recycling of the #5 plastics commonly used in consumer goods packaging.