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The Team Meeting, much more than a meeting: a real tool for employee engagement

At MindForest we’ve had a habit for several years now, come rain, shine or snow (or if the planet is hit by a pandemic): we get the whole team together once a month for 90 minutes for a Team Meeting.

The importance of diversity and equality in a CSR context

Diversity and equality at the heart of the CSR context. At MindForest, we worked on our strategy and rollout for many months before applying for initial certification, but today we are happy to benefit from a solid and organised approach, that we want to share! In this article we answer the question about the help of diversity, the individual contributions but also the power of everyone.

A Graduate in International Business’ view on Sustainability

In July 2021, MindForest met with Amanda Biver, graduate in International Business with a focus on sustainability, to discuss more about how the academic approach to sustainability and business is put together, what the newest trends are and above all, how to combine business objectives with sustainability.

How can you keep your CSR strategy ongoing?

How can you keep your CSR strategy ongoing? At MindForest, we worked on our strategy and rollout for many months before applying for initial certification, but today we are happy to benefit from a solid and organised approach, that we want to share! In this article we answer the question above and tackle key topics such as finding your “why”, celebrating success, making small steps with great impact, or the challenge of remote working, by telling a little bit more on what is happening inside MindForest.

How can a CSR strategy improve performance?

Nowadays everyone is familiar with the concept of a CSR strategy, but in the same way everyone has their own interpretation of what exactly this entails. Of course, much depends on the context, a private citizen will perhaps be more interested in supporting a local shop selling unpacked goods, whereas an employee may look towards the cost-saving potential of reducing energy consumption. Both aspects are completely aligned to a CSR strategy, which underlines the need to take a step back and appraise what is appropriate to your context.

#Digital Pro: Take Your CSR Strategy Online!

In the past major advances in manufacturing processes and technology have regularly been hailed as precursors of undesired change and upheaval. When the printing press was invented, when steam engines revolutionised factories and travelling and more recently when the Internet took off. In actual fact each such event has hailed a new period of advancement and progress, but it is always easier to recognise this with hindsight.