28 Oct '11, 3pm

Charting the Future of Green Teams

Charting the Future of Green Teams

I'm starting to think green teams are going the way of green marketing -- they are over . Over in the sense that stand alone, grassroots, voluntary, bottoms-up efforts have matured into employee engagement efforts that are connected to bigger enterprise goals, initiated and supported by senior executives and business relevant. Side-by-side with engaging stakeholders and suppliers in sustainability, more and more companies are engaging employees. In recent weeks, I've seen a number of new employee engagement trends I see emerging from leading companies working to integrate their sustainability strategies deeper into day-to-day business practices. Some of the firms that have been showcasing these best practices are Bloomberg , eBay , EMC , Genentech and Ingersoll Rand . What is a 3.0 Green Team? Green Teams have traditionally been defined as a grassroots, voluntary effort se...

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