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PROJECTS – Collaborate with SBN to transform your sector

26 Apr 2017

The Sustainable Business Network project work is accelerating. We want you to be part of it.

FOOD – How to reach the top in the good food business

26 Apr 2017

The mentors for SBN’s Good Food Boost are among some of the most successful foodies in the country. We took time out to get some advice from them.

EVENTS – Quick Fire! Tips ‘n tricks from the frontiers of business

26 Apr 2017

Last Wednesday the Sustainable Business Network held the Quick Fire! event at AUT, in  partnership with Social Enterprise Auckland. It yielded a bumper crop of advice for start-ups, disruptors and social enterprise champions. Read all about it.

Introducing Dave Watson, SBN’s national network manager

26 Apr 2017

The Sustainable Business Network is growing and investing in its members. Our latest recruit brings a broad range of expertise to support your business.

FOOD – Top Kiwi chef relishes his Good Food Boost experience

11 Apr 2017

Michael Van de Elzen has spent 27 years and counting earning his living by serving up great food. He tells SBN how mentoring the winners of our Food Boost competition was an opportunity for fresh thinking.

EVENTS – The energy to succeed. Al Yates from ecotricity

11 Apr 2017

Energy entrepreneur Al Yates joins other innovative business leaders next Wednesday 19 April for the Quick fire! event in Auckland. He talks sector disruption with the SBN Newsletter.

STRATEGY – How is business doing on the Sustainable Development Goals?

11 Apr 2017

A new report says we are failing to make good progress on worldwide sustainable development. The results are a call to action for businesses wanting to make a positive difference in the world.

LEADERSHIP – 6 inspiring quotes from last night with Muhammad Yunus – microfinance pioneer

11 Apr 2017

Professor Muhammad Yunus, is the ‘grandfather’ of microfinance and a Nobel Laureate. He is visiting NZ for the first time. He has been brought here by the Aera Foundation to help solve some of our toughest social challenges. He believes the solutions

CLIMATE CHANGE – Do you think twice before you fly?

28 Mar 2017

SBN's recent Auckland ‘Working with waterways’ Networking event inspired one company to take a simple, innovative leadership position on company flying. What would happen if every company matched what they spend on flights with donations to environme

STRATEGY – Do we need hacking insurance?

28 Mar 2017

In the drive to make our businesses more sustainable, purposeful and positive, many of us overlook cyber security. Until we get hacked. Could insurance work as a last line of defence for your business?

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