20 May '12, 9am

BusinessClimate: Bringing corporate sustainability to the mainstream

BusinessClimate: Bringing corporate sustainability to the mainstream

Nature of Business radio, created and hosted by Chrissy Coughlin, is a weekly show on business and environment. This week's conversation with Andrew McKeon, founder and principal of BusinessClimate touched upon the evolution of corporate sustainability and how environmental strategy must be at the core of business strategy. In particular we discussed how the arc of sustainability is moving from the realm of corporate social responsibility or CSR to competitiveness to national security, but how a transformation is needed in the practices of management to bring this into the mainstream. The good news is that although this transformation actually calls for new thinking about management, this new thinking is actually based on old systems thinking as you will hear throughout the podcast. As a trained engineer, Andrew is programmed to see the big picture, identify connections, a...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/05/20/businessclimate-b...

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