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Jun 04, 2018
Sustainable Brands Vancouver 2018

The Sustainable Brands Community Sustainable Brands® is the largest peer community of global business leaders committed to brand value creation through sustainability-led innovation. The community was founded on the conviction that unleashing the best of human ingenuity and innovation can change the shape of business and, with it, the world. Ten years later, we are […]

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Jan 30, 2018
Webinar: Sustainability and the role of HR

Join Coro Strandberg, Transformational Leadership Consultant, to understand how to fully embed sustainability into Human Resources and foster a sustainable culture in your organizations. This webinar will define sustainability as social and environmental sustainability and provide an overview of sustainability trends and drivers and the business case for sustainability. It will summarize the role of […]

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Nov 09, 2017
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

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Nov 09, 2017
Webinar: Setting Sustainability Visions and Strategies

This webinar will describe the imperative of setting long-term sustainability strategies to steward the organization and society to a sustainable future. It will profile recent research into the approaches leading companies are taking to develop “sustainability vision stories,” that address the sustainability mega-forces that will affect companies and their operating environments, how the company can both […]

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Oct 19, 2017
Sustainability Insights & Certifications Workshop

Choosing & leveraging sustainable tourism certifications: Creating new value with your business values! With the number of certification schemes for tourism businesses available, it can be difficult to select the certification(s) best for you and it can be confusing to the visitor. Pursuing certification is also a significant commitment. Learn more about sustainability certifications available and […]

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Oct 12, 2017
Supply Chain Transparency & “Kingdom of the Sun” Screening

BDC is proud to present the documentary Kingdom of the Sun with a follow up discussion on supply chain transparency. Have you ever wondered where your gold or chocolate comes from? Have you ever thought about how your salmon is caught and processed? How about who made the promotional water bottle you received at a conference? Ensuring that […]

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Oct 12, 2017
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

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Sep 28, 2017
Sustainable Vancouver Business Meetup

Join us on the fourth Thursday of each month for an evening of networking and to learn about sustainability and business. This month Meg O’Shea from the Vancouver Economic will be our guest speaker. Meg manages Thriving Vancouver, which is a platform for engaging Vancouver businesses in greening their operations.

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Sep 19, 2017
Disrupt HR

DESCRIPTION DisruptHR is an information exchange designed to energize, inform and empower executives, business leaders and people in the HR field. It is built on the belief that how we’ve approached people and talent in the past won’t be the best way to approach them in the future. DisruptHR is founded on the idea that all […]