09 Jan '12, 1pm

Advice for MBAs Aspiring to Be Sustainability Leaders

Advice for MBAs Aspiring to Be Sustainability Leaders

Across a number of sectors, cutting-edge business leaders are integrating sustainability throughout their companies. As organizations strive to balance profit growth with the needs of our planet, it’s critical that they also invest in a pipeline of next-generation sustainability leaders who are capable of moving these advancements to new, unachieved levels. MBAs are an important pool of talent for the workforce. Based on growing demand from companies, these students are increasingly looking towards sustainability-focused careers. To be competitive, they must possess the right combination of business savvy, hands-on experience and passion needed to grow company profits by leveraging sustainable strategies. University coursework can help equip MBAs with the foundational business skills they need for a successful sustainability career. But it’s even more critical that these f...

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