28 Feb '18, 9am

Sustainability, change leadership, and collaboration: From the why to the how

This article kicks off a new series by BSR that will explore how corporate sustainability pros can work across departments on shared goals. BSR and others long have called for companies to stop treating sustainability as a niche area, as philanthropy or as an incremental "nice to have." Ultimately, we agree that we need to move beyond debates over whether sustainability teams should be kept separate from or integrated into the core business. It’s our perspective that any business that uses strategic foresight quickly will understand that sustainable business is just good business and see that a successful future involves sustainability considerations across its planning and operations. But moving from ambition to adoption is far harder than it looks, and we see a need for more concrete guidance on how to do this. In 2017, BSR and GlobeScan conducted a survey of 250 compani...

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