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Winter Knowledge Exchange Recap

On a hoodie-warm St. Paddy’s morning, the Net Impact team were hard at work during their second Knowledge Exchange of the 2017-18 academic year. With help from six volunteers from

Net Impact Conference 2017-Atlanta

Atlanta, it was real. From October 25-29, Mike Strong, Damla Ozyoruk, Erina Shirai, Keeghan Sinanan and faculty advisor Kim Bates represented the TRSM chapter at the 2017 Net Impact Path

Socially Sustainable Business

Socially Sustainable Business Sustainable business, or green business, is an enterprise that has minimal negative impact on the global or local environment, community, society, or economy—a business that strives to meet the triple bottom

Centre of Urban Energy (CUE) at Ryerson University

Centre of Urban Energy (CUE) at Ryerson University Net Impact Ryerson (NIR) is thrilled to talk this week about a pioneering feat achieved by the Centre of Urban Energy (CUE)

Flavours of Fair Trade

Flavours of Fair Trade Every month, Fairtrade Canada puts the spotlight on one or more Fairtrade certified product categories. For the month of March, they encourage all consumers to look at

Net Impact Ryerson and the Ryerson’s Social Ventures Zone’s Third Learning Exchange

Net Impact Ryerson and the Ryerson’s Social Ventures Zone’s Third Learning Exchange On Friday March 17th, 10 Ted Rogers MBA and MScM students participated in Net Impact’s third Learning Exchange

The Boon Of Entrepreneurship To Canada

The Boon Of Entrepreneurship To Canada As MBA students, we all are aware of the bitter truth that Canadian economy is currently going through its toughest phase. Rather than reading

The Purpose Driven Organisation

The Purpose Driven Organisation What makes some companies wildly successful while others flop? Purpose! Surviving in today’s economy is tough, but the companies that figure it out have something in

Children of Hope Uganda: Support appeal for creating shared value

Children of Hope Uganda: Support appeal for creating shared value Lorna Pitcher, Founder and Director of a not-for-profit organization Children of Hope Uganda (COHU) has established a classic example of

Ryerson MBA Student Leading the Charge for Electric Vehicles at Ryerson

Ryerson MBA Student Leading the Charge for Electric Vehicles at Ryerson Frustrated with a lack of Electric Vehicle chargers in parking facilities, a Ryerson MBA student took it upon himself