Sustaining business as a force for good will reinforce the beneficial relationship between wealth creation and society, argues Sir Roger Carr...
19 October 2012 - Guardian Sustainable Business Blog
All industries are wresting with similar challenges as we seek to balance the pursuit of prosperity in our economic world with desire for a healthy and long lasting planet.
The challenges for business are not simply environmental, but also about the need for an overriding commitment to responsible capitalism. It is clear that unless we sustain business as a force for good in society we will lose the glue that binds people with the wealth creating bedrock on which society depends.
All businesses are increasingly judged not just on how much money they make, but how they make money; business behaviours and business performance are increasingly inseparable... http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainable-business/responsible-capitalism-businesses-reputation?intcmp=239
How can business help us reach a sustainable world? | Guardian Sustainable Business | The full broadcast from the WBCSD's panel discussion on the role companies have in ensuring humanity lives within its resources http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainable-business/wbcsd-live-broadcast-sustainable-world-business?intcmp=239
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