Continuing Professional Development

GCNYC's series of customizable professional developemnt programs are tailored to your business needs. The programs create lasting value for executives and their companies by pairing the latest in academic theory, with a fundamentally practical approach to achieving business success. 

We approach custom programming as a partnership, to leverage co-creation and introduce effective and meaningful experiences for employees. GCNYC faculty members play a key role in program development, consulting at the earliest stages to design a curriculum that meets your organization's specific parameters and goals.

If you are interested in discussing how our courses can serve the needs of your company, or to simply find out more, please contact us.

Fair Fashion

This GCNYC Professional Development Series will demystify the language, assessments, and implementation of sustainable practices, from top-line integration to the implications within the financial and investment communities. From agriculture to the consumer, and throughout the supply chain in between, these courses translate the issues into scalable practices, adding direct value to your companies, brands and services.

Courses Available in this Series:

  • Principles of Fair Fashion
  • Values Based Leadership
  • Communicating Sustainable Value
  • Designing for Social, Economic and Environmental Impact
  • Reporting Sustainable Value
  • Natural Capital: Valuing Science and Sustainability in Financial Terms
  • ESG vs. CSR
  • Preferred Fibers 101
  • Building and Executing a Preferred Fiber Strategy
  • Nagivating Supply Networks
  • Communicating Progress 

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Risk, Resilience and Integrity

This GCNYC Professional Development Series delivers comprehensive training in a short format, preparing your team to understand and mitigate your risks, build purposeful resilience into your company, and impart less impactful practices across all the disciplines of your business, building value throughout your organization.

Courses Available in this Series:

  • Corporate Resilience
  • Competing with Purpose and Integrity
  • Environmental Mitigation Strategies‌

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Impact-Focused Business and Investing

This GCNYC Professional Development Series highlights increased demands that investors have for companies to behave in a manner that considers livelihoods and greater societal goals. The impact of societal forces on business is increasingly amplified, strengthened by digital connectivity and the wave of transparency. Advances in philanthrocapitalism, organized family offices, the effect of NGOs, globalization and the interconnectedness of the public and private sector are changing the dialogue of business relative to social impact.

Courses Available in this Series:

  • Investing with Impact
  • Philanthropic Capital
  • Shareholder Value and Social Impact

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