23 Jun '11, 2am

5 Powerful Ways Your Company Can Lead the #Sustainability Revolution @melanie_janin #csr

5 Powerful Ways Your Company Can Lead the #Sustainability Revolution @melanie_janin #csr

Earlier today, I was invigorated and inspired by the words of Richard Gillies, Director of Plan A at Marks and Spencer. Speaking at our webinar with BSR’s Aron Cramer and the Guardian ’s Jo Confino on redefining leadership in 2011 and beyond , Gillies referred to the “Sustainability Revolution” that will transform our global society in the decades to come. Like the Industrial Revolution and the Computer Revolution that followed, Gillies noted the Sustainability Revolution will be observed and experienced by many but led by few. We know that business will have to play an enormous role in the coming transformation, but which companies will stand out and make this change a reality? Consider these five ways your company can take a leading role. Focus on your core. Make sure your sustainability strategy aligns with your core business strategy and your guiding mission. Don’t tre...

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