We’re always working to develop and share tools to help you use socially responsible business practices. Check out these tools:
The B Impact Assessment: VBSR has teamed up with B Lab to offer VBSR members free access to the B Impact Assessment tool (BIA)! This free and confidential tool will help you measure your company’s socially responsible business practices and compare them against thousands of other businesses. Measuring and recording socially responsible business practices will support your businessLEARN MORE
Income Loss Calculator
The calculator of the hidden, lifetime costs of leaving work to stay with children.LEARN MORE
Are you a VBSR member? Show your support for our organization by displaying our logo on your website and/or marketing materials. VBSR members who meet the eligibility for Local First Vermont membership may also use those logos.DOWNLOAD THE LOGOS
Our Livable Jobs Toolkit gives you practical advice on how to help your employees be financially secure while keeping your company profitable.LIVABLE JOBS TOOLKIT
Startup in a Day - Burlington
This online business portal offers Burlington startups a simple tool to help navigate the city permitting process.STARTUP IN A DAY
VBSR Cafeteria Plan
A cafeteria plan saves your employees money using their pre-tax payroll dollars for insurance premiums, health care and dependent care expenses. The VBSR Cafeteria Plan is discounted for members, helping you offer a low-cost employee benefit.LEARN MORE
Member discounts on disability, long-term care, and critical illness insurance through AXA/Sequoia Mutual of Omaha.
Liberty Mutual offers a 5% discount on auto insurance and a 10% discount on homeowners insurance to all VBSR members and their employees. Even if you or your employees already have a plan through Liberty Mutual, you can add these discounts on at no charge to you or your employees.
Business and the Environment
Here are some resources to help you "green" your business.START HERE
Business and the Workplace
Here are some helpful resources for your workplace.START HERE