Impact Trainings


Scotland CAN B's Impact Trainings center around the our 6 module Impact Journey methodology. The Impact Journey is designed as an inclusive, cyclical, comprehensive and holistic programme, able to support any business or business advisor on their journey of understanding, measuring and managing impact.

Scotland CAN B have structured the training content to be thought-provoking, pragmatic and rigorous, and up-to-date with all the latest tools and research from the emergent field of business impact. We do this by co-creating the modules with a range expert contributors in different areas of knowledge in Scotland (see our Impact Culture offerings).

IMPACT TRAINING FOR BUSINESSES AND BUSINESS ADVISORS

Upcoming Trainings

Our current primary training focus is the Impact Economy Business Advisors training programme for Scottish business support professionals.

Cohort #3 launches October 2021. Applications are now open!


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INTRODUCING THE IMPACT JOURNEY


At Scotland CAN B we often say that "whoever you may B... your impact matters". The Impact Journey methodology is designed to support any business, at any stage of awareness and understanding of their business impact, to identify, measure, and manage the ways in which their activities impact their stakeholders.

Impact Journey


FIND BELOW A BREAKDOWN OF THE IMPACT JOURNEY MODULE SUMMARIES:


MODULE 1: IMPACT PERSPECTIVES

Zooming out to explore the scope of impact your business has; looking at the systems and context we operate within on planetary, national and economic levels, and the evolving role of business as an agent for systems change. Introducing the SDGs, NPF & Doughnut Economics as frameworks for impact.
Module 1: 1 Pager Module 1: Video Teaser

MODULE 2: IMPACT BUSINESS MODELS & LEGAL STRUCTURES

Discover how business and specific impact business models and legal structures in Scotland can play a role in creating a world that is environmentally restorative, socially just and economically inclusive for all.
Module 2: 1 Pager Module 2: Video Teaser

MODULE 3: YOUR IMPACT STORY

Understand who your stakeholders are and your degree of impact on each of them. Explore what your purpose is as a business and the problem you are aiming to tackle as it relates to the SDGs.
Module 3: 1 Pager Module 3: Video Teaser

MODULE 4: THEORY OF CHANGE & MAPPING OUTCOMES

Reflect on your theory of change and desired long term outcomes in order to define outputs and key performance indicators for your organisation.
Module 4: 1 Pager Module 4: Video Teaser

MODULE 5: MEASURING IMPACT

A review of impact measurement tools including the B Impact Assessment (BIA) and SDG Action Manager. Learn about the credibility, limitations, and benefits of using impact measurement tools and which ones may be useful for your business.
Module 5: 1 Pager Module 5: Video Teaser

MODULE 6: ACCOUNTABILITY & MANAGEMENT

Make meaning of your BIA baseline score, learn ways to improve and manage your impact. Discover how reporting your impact can inform investment opportunities and ways to involve yourself in a community that allows you to never walk alone.