Author Archives: bainsocialimpact

Case Snapshot: Proving the Business Value of Sustainability

Celebrating Five Years as a CarbonNeutral® Company

By: Steven Tallman Today, on behalf of Bain’s global Green Teams and in honor of World Environment Day on Sunday, we celebrate Bain’s fifth year as a 100% CarbonNeutral® company. The designation applies to all of our global operations—every flight, … Continue reading

On Impact: From Leafcutter Ants to Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

By: Vikki Tam There it was: a green dash line crawling against the moist brown earth. Each dash seemed slightly jagged, yet the line itself was defiantly straight and stretched for as far as my eye could see. As I bent … Continue reading

Towards a child friendly world with Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi

In December 2014, Bain India embarked on an ambitious mission with 2014 Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi. Jesal Dalal, a Senior Associate Consultant from the New Delhi office, shares her experience. Kailash Satyarthi has been at the forefront of child … Continue reading

Bain Social Impact Project – Helping a Special Family

December 13, 2015 – On a Sunday morning, a group of Bainies from the Moscow office purchased and delivered a physical therapy device for Yulya, an 8-year-old girl suffering from cerebral palsy. Elizaveta Selyavina, an Associate Consultant in Moscow, describes … Continue reading

Aussie Babywearers for Refugees – My Social Impact

My name is Kirstin and I am a Consultant working in the Bain Sydney office. In addition to my work as a consultant, I wanted to talk about an important social impact initiative in which I am running called Aussie … Continue reading

Making Entrepreneurship Contagious

The image of the individualistic, do-it-yourself entrepreneur is romantic and deeply entrenched, but new research from Endeavor and Bain & Company suggests that it is also misleading. Endeavor, a non-profit organization in the field of high-impact entrepreneurship, has long recognized … Continue reading

The disruptive potential of feedback

The Net Promoter System (NPS), was featured at a recent summit of non-profit practitioners seeking to incorporate beneficiary feedback into program design and delivery. Vikki Tam (a senior Bain partner and one of the featured speakers) spoke to the group … Continue reading

Bain recruiting event collects 350 books for charity!

On September 14 and 15 the South America Social Impact group together with the recruiting staff of the São Paulo office piloted a Social Impact class at two universities in São Paulo. We asked the students interested in attending the lecture to bring … Continue reading