b corp

Business
The movement is global. B Corps thrive in 130 industries in 50 countries. They are restaurants. Telecommunications firms
Business
When an old food giant buys a hip, healthy startup, who changes whom?
Impact
Do you sincerely believe that at the end of the day, Goldman Sachs cares more about social impact than about financial returns?
Impact
Capitalism is failing to live up to its unique promise. The B Corp Movement is putting theory into action by setting an objective
Business
Raj Sisodia is a leading figure in the Conscious Capitalism movement - he is the FW Olin Distinguished Professor of Global Business and Whole Foods Market Research Scholar in Conscious Capitalism at Babson College in Wellesley, MA. He is also Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Conscious Capitalism Inc.
Business
The company just set a new standard for corporate transparency.
Impact
We spoke with four B Corp friends who described inspiring and unexpected benefits -- those that go beyond the obvious ones listed on the B Corp site.
Impact
If we want to effect social change at scale, investors need to enlist the capital markets by injecting intention and purpose into every financial decision.
Impact
Warby's success hinges on more than its product and mission, demonstrating a new and very simple kind of "corporate social responsibility" that companies can no longer afford to take lightly.
Business
Maximizing shareholder return is not sustainable, nor is it the way in which a corporation should be run. B Corps, however, just might provide a little levity if not innovation to curbing this financial only fallacy of shareholder return myopia once and for all.
Impact
Eight years later, Maggie is the legal guardian of forty-four children. Through grassroots fundraising -- and the money she earned from babysitting back home -- Maggie built the Kopila Valley Children's Home and School,
Business
So after 20 years, I decided I wanted to go from Julie.org to Julie.com. The only challenge, personally, is that I wanted to be incentivized with equity or financially in a company, but just couldn't find it in my heart to take a position where there was no mission or cause.
Small Business
What consumers want more and more is responsible, values-oriented business--the expression "vote with your dollars" is moving from the rally cry of fringe movements toward a household phrase. Consumers are demanding a new type of brand that reflects and embraces who they are and what they find important.
Business
Benefit corporations still have a fiduciary responsibility to make money, but profit does not have to be the exclusive goal. In fact they are legally required to show how they created a public benefit in order to stay in compliance.
Business
Business has to change if we want the food system to change, and it's time that all food businesses were held accountable.
Business
Impact investors hope to see continued growth in the sector as more people seek to align their money with their values and