Guide to becoming a B Corp

5. How to navigate the BIA

To answer most questions you'll need documents, policies, metrics and more.

Important information you'll want to have on hand.

  • A payroll register and employee roster

  • Latest Profit & Loss Statement

  • Anything you formally 'track' e.g. energy use, employee attrition,  waste production

  • Understand the legal requirement

  • A list of your "significant suppliers”. This includes your top 80% of suppliers / vendors by dollar volume

  • A break down of revenue from your various products and services

  • Any sustainability / corporate social responsibility goals. This includes reports and progress tracking

  • An employee handbook

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How to approach completing

the assessment

 1. Take a first pass at the assessment and bookmark questions to go back to later.

2. Gather company info you didn’t have the first time, go through a second time and answer questions based on the evidence you have.

3. Improve your score and implement new practices if you're below 80 points. Most companies come in at 50 points so you will likely not hit 80 from the start.  

How to answer questions in the BIA

IF A QUESTION

IS NOT

RELEVANT

Answer N/A, don’t know or none of the above.

ANSWER ONLY ON CURRENT AND PAST PERFORMANCE

Do not answer based on plans that your company has in the future.  

HAVE EVIDENCE

TO SUPPORT

YOUR ANSWER

Once you submit your assessment, you will be asked to provide written evidence to get points.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who are these Live Classes meant for?


The GMATWhiz Live Online Classes are perfect for students who are looking for a personalized course that offers flexibility and at the same time offers a classroom-like environment. In short, GMATWhiz Live Classes are a perfect blend of Online and Offline GMAT prep courses, powered by AI.




Will recordings be provided if I miss some sessions?


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Will I get some practice questions with this course?


Yes, this course contains 3000+ practice questions as well. In fact, you will get access to a full-fledged online course for 3 months. You will be assigned homework before each session. After you finish your homework during the weekdays, you will attend the live sessions during the weekend.




How can I understand the pedagogy of live sessions?


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Quick guides

Getting around the B Corp Assessment.

Platform features

  • 'Dashboard' tab is your homepage

  • To add team members - head to 'settings' and then 'add team members'

  • For a score overview head to 'Reports' and 'BIA Performance'

  • To view previous assessments go to 'Assessments tab' 

  • To download all questions in Excel or PDF head to 'Question Filter' and click the download button 

  • The dark blue 'support' button at the bottom left hand side of each page links to FAQs and self help tips!

Platform features
The Dashboard

Question features

  • The flag icon on top right of every question allows you to bookmark questions for later

  • To view the bookmarked questions go to 'Reports' and 'Bookmark Report' 

  • The star icon lets you set future goals 

  • View your goal report under the 'Goals tab' on the panel 

  • For definitions and explanations click the 'learn' button on the top left of every question 

  • To give feedback on a question, click the 'feedback' button on the top left of every question 

Question features
The Dashboard

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