Sustainable Development Goals to achieve by 2030
There is an accelerating trend for corporate sustainable reporting, including a powerful set of institutional investors who are pushing to REQUIRE such reporting as part of due diligence. Higher education has developed its own standards for sustainability reporting through the STARS program developed by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. The federal government has pushed agencies to begin developing sustainable reporting for performance.
The late Ray Anderson, founder and CEO of the world's largest carpet tile manufacturer, Interface, tells of his own conversion and the changes his company began in his "Mid-Course Correction." Different industries are developing their own benchmarks, while labeling and certification systems are proliferating: there are currently more than 200 eco-labels. In all this seeming chaotic activity there is opportunity for enhanced performance that will put industry leaders ahead of laggards. If you are looking to become more profitable--financially, socially, and environmentally--I can help.
Don't worry about where you are on this road. Starting Now can make this journey a more positive one for you, your stakeholders, and the community.