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Tag: Business Sustainability Collaborative

Jun 1, 2020

In an Economy Ravaged By COVID-19, B Corps Open a Door for Change

Jessica Yinka Thomas, director of the Business Sustainability Collaborative (BSC) and president of B Academics, explains how B Corps are better positioned to withstand economic downturns. 

NC State Talley Student Union, Wolf sculpture

Apr 19, 2019

Mark Beasley, Jessica Thomas Recognized for Outstanding Outreach and Engagement

Mark Beasley, Jessica Thomas recognized for work with their Enterprise Risk Management and Business Sustainability Collaborative initiatives 

Jan 16, 2018

Jessica Thomas: Arc Bender

Jessica Thomas: Passionate for serving her students and a champion for using business as a force for good 

Business Sustainability Director Jessica Thomas engages student team members in organizing, running B Corp Clinic events.

Dec 21, 2017

Movement Towards Benevolent Business Being Led by Triangle Academics

As a leader in the B Corp movement, NC State’s Business Sustainability Collaborative took a key role in the annual global meeting of the B Corp Academic Community which took place in Toronto, Canada, in 2017. 

Nov 13, 2017

Lunch N Learn With Megan Anderson

Join us on November 13th at NC State’s Poole College of Management for another addition of the Lunch N’ Learn series and advantage of the opportunity to hear from Megan Anderson, Sustainability Manager at City of Raleigh Municipal Government, during an engaging roundtable discussion. To register and for more information go to: go.ncsu.edu/megananderson   

Feb 13, 2017

100 Ways Colleges are Sowing Seeds for a Sustainable Future

The Business Sustainability Collaborative’s B Corp Clinic is among the “100 ways colleges are sowing seeds for a sustainable future,” cited in this Future MBA post by author and TEDx speaker Giselle Weybrecht in GreenBiz. Learn how our students become volunteer consultants who help local companies that are seeking B Corp certification, and see the… 

Nov 10, 2016

BSC Director Jessica Thomas honored for teaching business as a force for good

Jessica Thomas (right) received the 2016 Bill Clark Award for her role in “helping to scale the B Corp Clinic to train a new generation of leaders while also empowering companies to improve their impact.”