20 Oct '11, 9pm

The #NewMetrics of Sustainable Business: In With The Old, In With The New

The #NewMetrics of Sustainable Business: In With The Old, In With The New

Not surprisingly, under this viewpoint the “new” metrics of sustainable business look a lot like the “old” metrics of business. Financial and social indicators – such as revenue, profitability, margin, customer satisfaction, employee engagement – all continue to matter. In addition, environmental indicators have become much more prominent in both corporate disclosures as well as corporate decision-making. So, what is so different about the “new” metrics and why should you care? In this article I highlight three trends that are becoming best practice around the “new” metrics and identify three areas where “next” practices are still emerging.

Full article: http://www.sustainablelifemedia.com/news_and_views/oct201...

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