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Are you excited to start  your sustainability journey or deepen your existing knowledge and experience? 

 

Together with the MBA faculty of the University of St. Gallen, we offer GreenBuzz members exclusive access to two MBA courses in sustainability: “Mastering the Sustainable Business Imperative: Consulting Roadtrip” and “Impact Investing & Social Entrepreneurship“.

Only GreenBuzz members have access to these courses without participating in the full MBA Program. Two spots are available for each course. First come, first served.

 

 

Impact Investing, 7 – 10 May 2019

This course provides a solid understanding of the emerging field of impact investing. Participants will also be provided with tools necessary for the development and implementation of an impact investment strategy within their own organisation. Participants will meet leading impact investment organisations and visit one of them. As part of the course, participants will receive a complimentary copy of Catalyzing Wealth for Change: Guide to Impact Investing.

Application deadline: 9 April 2019

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Mastering the Sustainable Business Imperative: Consulting Roadtrip, 21 – 24 May 2019

In post-industrialisation age, information is abundant and resources scarce. Firms can thrive or die based on their innovation in using natural resources efficiently, avoid scandals, and build strong relations with clients, suppliers, staff, and regulators. We establish a brief but solid research-based foundation, before we go into firms that are world-market leaders in their field; e.g. Barry Callebaut (Cocoa), South Pole Group (emission reduction projects), Bank J. Safra Sarasin (private banking). We sit down with management and develop solutions for specific sustainability related challenges. In the evening, we have the chance to meet with sustainability professionals.

Application deadline: 23 April 2019

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Admission Criteria

You must be 1) between 25 to 35 year old 2) have a BA degree at a minimum 3) speak fluent English, and 4) be currently employed.

Cost per Course
  • CHF 1175 – GreenBuzz Green members
  • CHF 1275 – GreenBuzz Connect members
  • CHF 1375 – GreenBuzz Friend members

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Application process
  • If you fulfil the above criteria and are up for the adventure, then
    Download and fill in the application form;
  • Write a short statement about your motivation to attend a selected course; and
  • Send your digital application to info.zurich@greenbuzz.global to the attention of Heather Kirk, GreenBuzz Zurich Managing Director.
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