It’s time to invest in responsible purchasing and maximize impact. Farid Baddache, CEO of Ksapa, outlines 3 successful solutions to match practices with the demands of the real economy we’re sharing with Chief Procurement Officers.
Prof. Laurence de Carlo, ESSEC Business School, and students Joaquim Martin, Thomas Nivet and Quentin Riblier look into the track record of smart cities to define a set of factors for a city to be truly smart.
The 9th EcoAct benchmark assessing de-carbonization of FTSE 100 companies is scathing: 85% of these large companies do not have a strategy to meet their climate challenges. Farid Baddache, CEO of the […]
July 2020: A thank you to the readers of the Council on Business & Society CoBS Insights
Dinka Sabalic, IE Business School runner-up in the CoBS 2020 CSR article competition, explores the rise in stakeholder pressure for extractables to adopt cleaner operations – not only to benefit people and planet, but also profit.
Extractive companies may be far from perfect, but nothing is impossible if the industry lets go of its conventional way of thinking and sets the pace for change with consumers leading the way. Doing good while doing bad? A near impossibility? Megha Sureshkar of ESSEC Business School Asia-Pacific explores.
The Environmental and Social Sustainability of Social Enterprise
Carlo Alberto Calchera of ESSEC Business School explores the shadows of greenwashing and brings light to the powerful argument for corporate responsibility.
The world of accounting, CSR and sustainability and unlocking the powerful potential of an unsung hero – the accountant.
Results: The 2020 Council on Business & Society student CSR article competition