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Victoria, B.C – September 5th, 2013 – Enrollment Resources (ER), an Education Marketing company based in Victoria B.C., earned the title “Best for the Worker” this week during the ‘B Corp Best for the World’ series, administered by B Lab, a non-profit organization dedicated to using the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. This is also known as Triple Bottom Line business practices.
A registered B Corp since April of this year, Enrollment Resources earned distinction in the Small Business category by scoring in the top 10% of all B Corps for positive impact on their workforce. Positive impact is measured by the B Impact Assessment, a comprehensive assessment used by more than 10,000 businesses to gauge impact on their workers, community, and the environment.
Each honoree in the ‘Best for the World’ series is a Certified B Corporation (B Corp). Certified companies meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency and are required to maintain and improve on established standards regarding worker conditions, the environment and social causes.
“The B Corp Best for Workers honorees are the companies that people want to work for and invest in because they’ve proven they’re the best of the best by meeting rigorous, comprehensive third party standards people can trust” said B Lab co-founder Jay Coen Gilbert.
In completing the rigorous B Corp certification process and earning ‘Best for the Worker’ distinction, ER Co-founder and CEO Gregg Meiklejohn said “Anyone can make a profit. The art of business is in making a profit while leaving your surroundings and those around you in better shape along the way.”
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Enrollment Resources Contact:
Ph: (250) 391-9494
About Enrollment Resources:
Founded in 2003 by Gregg Meiklejohn and Shane Sparks, ER advocate for and support post-secondary schools throughout North America. The company mission is to help schools improve Enrollment Management practices, increasing revenue and lowering costs for ER clients. Schools are given easy-to-follow tools and processes designed to empower improve performance, without swelling costs. Enrollment Resources was the first Direct Response Marketing Company globally to become B Corp certified. Enrollment Resources was also the first Education Marketing company globally to be certified by Google as a professional partner.
About B Lab/B Corporations:
B Lab is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that serves a global movement of entrepreneurs using the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. The B Corporation is a vision for a new sector of the economy, which harnesses the power of private enterprise to create public benefit. This sector is comprised of a new type of corporation which is purpose-driven, and creates benefit for all stakeholders, not just shareholders.