Serious Business

How does sustainability factor into the success formula for a beer company? Most Canadians associate beer with sun, fun, patios and pitchers. Increasingly, however, Canada’s newest generation of brewers want you to know that good suds also means social responsibility and sustainability. Leading this movement is Toronto-based Steam Whistle Brewing, whose dedication to quality pilsner is matched only by passion for green energy and community building. Steam Whistle was founded on the premise that business success stems from three commitments: [...]

April 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Shared Value and Sustainable Business Strategy

By: Majed Hargaaya Embedding sustainability in business operations includes the principle of shared value, which entails the creation of economic value in a way that contributes value to society by addressing societal needs and challenges. The key methods that companies can create shared value include re-conceiving products and markets, redefining productivity in the value chain and enabling local cluster development. Shared value coincides with developing strategies for the adoption of sustainable practices in the areas of natural resources, energy, and [...]

November 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Are You Ready to Succeed in a Disruptive Era – How Do You Know?

By Kelsey Saunders, Daniel King, and Usman Khan Calling all senior leaders and entrepreneurs– this is the voice of the next generation. A voice of a generation that is being underutilized and underemployed. We are recent graduates in Architectural Science and Engineering disciplines and are seeking meaningful employment to apply our knowledge and skills. We are eager to use the skills we learned to help solve time-critical issues faced in today's disruptive environment. We are also agile in our ability [...]

September 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|