31 Jul '18, 9am

Dealing with disruption means embracing opportunities

This article is drawn from the VERGE Weekly newsletter from GreenBiz, running Wednesdays. Disruption. Risk. Resilience. Buzzwords become buzzworthy for a reason. If you’re not paying close attention to how a changing world will reshape your business — perhaps, even, the global economy — you’re not positioning yourself or your organization for leadership, let alone sustainability in the conventional sense of the word. Let’s take the first buzzword: Disruption, the primary theme of an event in which I participated recently. Hosted by the BSR Sustainable Futures Lab , the meeting convened about 20 thought leaders and "doers" to address a set of scenarios, each defined by major disruptions that could reshape the landscape of business and sustainability. The basic premise is that the world is changing in rapid, disruptive, complex and unpredictable ways , and that we need to de...

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