Social responsibility is everybody’s business
Marie-Soleil Thellen is the owner of 4 Éléments, a retail store which opened its doors in May 2010. Located on Saint-Denis Street in Montreal, 4 Éléments offers a wide range of locally-produced and environmentally-friendly fashion accessories, beauty products and home décor items. “I am offering a new concept that promotes an environmentally-friendly lifestyle in a way that favours sustainability, buying locally and equity,” she says.
For Marie-Soleil, social responsibility is not only a priority but also one of her key missions. She offers this advice to entrepreneurs that want to become more socially responsible.
There are lots of online resources including articles, blogs and websites dedicated specifically to entrepreneurs wanting to make their businesses more socially responsible.