How to Fish Sustainably

Spoiler Alert: It ain’t easy Far more people embrace sustainability as an ideal than practice it. We want everything to be farmed or created sustainably or be created with long term environmental health in mind, without having any rise in cost or any reduction in effectiveness. Many of us have gotten right up to the […]

Aspects of Sustainability in Business Culture

Businesses are increasingly making strategic decisions around corporate sustainability policies. However, what is billed as sustainable for one business may not be the same for another. In fact, there are several types of socially good business practices to be aware of. Whether you’re attempting to transition your own business or evaluating a company, here are […]

Socially Good Spotlight: Ben & Jerry’s

Ben & Jerry’s brought the innovation of social consciousness to their delicious deserts and never looked back. In fact, the company was founded on the idea that promoting safe, socially responsible ingredients and business practices is the best way to run a company. Ben & Jerry’s first step toward becoming more socially good was their […]

Socially Good Spotlight: Nike

We just did it. We weren’t sure about this entry, but we also wanted to make a larger point. Socially Good Businesses don’t necessarily have to focus on purely charitable and humanitarian goals. There is also Social Good in terms of cultural and political mores. Some businesses can and, arguably, should stay out of this […]

What is a B Corp?

A benefit corporation, known colloquially as a “B Corp,” is a type of for-profit corporate entity authorized by 33 United States and the District of Columbia. The purpose of these corporations is to create general public benefit, which is defined as a material positive impact on society and the environment. Essentially, benefit corporations emphasize the […]