17 Resources for 17 Goals – Part 1 of 2

There are a growing number of excellent resources around the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, many of which can be used in the classroom and to inspire activities or partnerships within University and Business School campuses. Here are a range of different international resources that can be used to engage in, and raise awareness of the … Continue reading 17 Resources for 17 Goals – Part 1 of 2

Mindfulness at the Executive Level – University of South Australia

Sustainable Development Goal 3 focuses on ensuring healthy lives and promoting well-being for all at all ages. This includes a focus on mental health. At the University of South Australia Business School, Nicola Pless, Chaired Professor of Positive Business, has been teaching a course focused on mindfulness for the past 5 years at the executive … Continue reading Mindfulness at the Executive Level – University of South Australia

Meditation in the Classroom (Part 2 of 2) – Chiang Mai University

In the first part of this post we looked at how Chiang Mai University has integrated meditation into their business curriculum. The team guiding the meditation exercises at the University have provided some tips on how to meditate as well as tips on how to guide a meditation excercise. There are several ways to establish … Continue reading Meditation in the Classroom (Part 2 of 2) – Chiang Mai University

Creating a Truly Interdisciplinary Degree in Sustainability – Monash Business School

For the last post as part of our special series focused on Australia and New Zealand we travel back to Melbourne to speak with Susie Ho, Course Coordinator of the new Master of Environment and Sustainability at Monash University in Australia. This new Masters, currently in its second year, is a truly interdisciplinary approach that … Continue reading Creating a Truly Interdisciplinary Degree in Sustainability – Monash Business School

The 21 Day Challenge at University of Canterbury

In 2015 and 2016, students from across disciplines at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand have the opportunity to positively impact a specific community in the Asia Pacific region. The project, which takes place over 21 days, I spoke with Sussie Morrish, the project lead, about the challenge. Introduce the 21 Day Challenge and … Continue reading The 21 Day Challenge at University of Canterbury

2017 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 2 of 2)

In this, the second part of a two part end of year review, we look at some of the examples featured (roughly) organised around SDGs 10 to 17. Simply click on the links to read the full article. To read part one click here. The month of June was a Special Feature month focused on … Continue reading 2017 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 2 of 2)

Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Canada, South Africa and the UK

As businesses become more engaged in sustainability around the world, we are presented with an increasing range of examples of active companies. However, when I speak with students and faculty, they say that they often hear about the same examples from the same international companies over and over again. In an attempt to share some … Continue reading Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Canada, South Africa and the UK

Resources for the 17 Sustainable Development Goals – December Edition – Part 2 of 2

There are a growing number of excellent resources around the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, many of which can be used in the classroom or to inspire activities within University and Business School campuses. In this new series we will regularly feature a range of different resources that can be used to engage in, and raise … Continue reading Resources for the 17 Sustainable Development Goals – December Edition – Part 2 of 2

Special Feature October: Impact Investing at Business Schools, What’s happening and why you should be taking note

Traditional finance students are perhaps the most sceptical when it comes to sustainability, often failing to see the relevance to them and to their careers. But this is changing significantly. Impact investing is now not only a tool that business students around the world are learning about, but a growing number of opportunities are being … Continue reading Special Feature October: Impact Investing at Business Schools, What’s happening and why you should be taking note

Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Canada and Nigeria

As businesses become more and more engaged in sustainability around the world, we are presented with an increasing range of examples of active companies. However, when I speak with students and faculty, they say that they often hear about the same examples from the same international companies over and over again. In an attempt to … Continue reading Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Canada and Nigeria