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    Movement Towards Benevolent Business Being Led by Triangle Academics

    January 4, 2018

    As BSC director, Thomas helped found the Global B Corp Academic Community. In cooperation with B Lab (the nonprofit organization that certifies B Corps), she and others in the BSC work together with their partners in the B Corp Academic Community to unite academics around the world who are interested in studying and teaching about B Corps and to share best practices.

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    Net Impact Conference Report 2017

    November 27, 2017

    The North Carolina State University chapter of Net Impact recently traveled to Atlanta, GA for the 2017 Net Impact National Conference. Held October 26-28th, the annual conference gives Net Impact members the opportunity to broaden their breadth of knowledge regarding sustainability issues, network with other students, corporate representatives, and other leaders in sustainable initiatives from all across the world.

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    Future of Human Rights in End-To-End Supply Chain

    October 21, 2017

    By Rejaul Hasan Consumers want to buy products that are produced while preserving human rights and honoring the global or domestic supply chain. A study by the marketing firm Cone LLC showed that…

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    Consumer Resistance to Green Innovations

    September 19, 2017

    By Rejaul Hasan Why are consumers resistant to adopting green innovations? This is a question posed by Dr. Rosanna Garcia, the Faculty Director of the Business Sustainability Collaborative at North Carolina…

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    Using Business as a Force for Good is Big Business

    August 1, 2017

    Benefit corporations are using their business for good while also meeting the shifting customer demands. Read more about the change in customer preferences and how businesses are working towards a more ethical practice.

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    Students Develop Pitch for Green 3D Printing Material in “Introduction to Entrepreneurship” Course

    July 2, 2017

    As part of Professor Jeff Pollock's MIE 310 course, Introduction to Entrepreneurship, students submit a two minute video presenting a pitch for a value creating opportunity. We're delighted to share one of the top submissions from Prof. Pollack's Spring 2017 course.

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    Students from Across NC Participate in 2017 Spring B Corp Clinic

    June 28, 2017

    The Spring B Corp Clinic brought together students from all over North Carolina to help various organizations with their B Certified status. Read about the many projects and sustainable solutions that students and professionals developed throughout the clinic with local companies.

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    Ryan O’Donnell Using Business as a Force for Good

    May 30, 2017

    In our BSC Sustainability Perspectives video series, Ryan O'Donnell, BS Business Administration '14, founder of Pennies 4 Progress and EmployUs, shares his experience as an NC State student engaging in entrepreneurship, sustainability and social innovation. Ryan also discusses how he is using business as a force for good and how every company he starts will have a social mission.

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    NC State Undergraduate and Graduate Net Impact Chapters Welcome New Leadership Teams

    April 25, 2017

    The NC State University Net Impact chapter is one of 300+ worldwide which connects like-minded, innovative people in an impactful program.

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    Jenkins MBA Students Take 3rd Place in Invest for Impact Competition

    April 25, 2017

    For the second year in a row, a team from the Jenkins MBA program participated in, and placed at the annual Invest for Impact Case Competition, hosted by UNC-Chapel Hill.

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