In the business world, unforeseen yet sometimes preventable circumstances can sometimes put supply chains relationships at risk. It is these situations that prompt our consulting practice to ask: Are you aware of how your suppliers could be affecting your business? Are you aware of the potential cost and business sustainability risk they may be incurring though short-term or […]
“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” ~ William Arthur Ward
As today is Thanksgiving Day, it is a time to reflect and share gratitude. Today is often colored with gratitude towards family, friends, and the blessings we have in our lives and business. All worthy of appreciation! […]
A challenge with corporate sustainability has been a struggle to translate sustainability concepts into everyday language that result in a mindset shift and evolved traditional business systems. The reality of things is that business sustainability leaders often have to sell change to the organization and its management as a way to attain agreement and accelerate sustainable business implementation. This process […]
Too often discussions around business sustainability focus on pressing issues, risks, and negative outcomes. These have historically been the primary drivers for change. Our consulting experiences have shown that there can be a much larger prize in focusing attention to the other side of the equation. How do we create value through alignment?
Exploring this concept, we refer back […]
“It’s been 10 years since Walmart set out on its quest to become a leader in sustainability, beginning with three bold, aspirational goals…Walmart is unveiling the latest results in its decade-long journey to address its environmental and social challenges, and to be seen as a sustainability leader.” This is the introduction to a recent GreenBiz review of the […]