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How Benefit Corporations and B Corps Build Better Companies


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Have you ever asked yourself why companies can’t be more evolved, do more good, or (to paraphrase Google’s motto) not be evil? The answer is some can, if they are benefit corporations.

A benefit corporation is a company that sets higher standards for environmental sustainability, accountability, transparency, and overall social good than traditional corporations. These are companies with a so-called “triple bottom-line,” that includes people and the planet as well as profit.

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