Tuesday 18th February 2020,
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Sustainability

Sustainability In Business Is More An Opportunity Than A Threat

Sustainability In Business Is More An Opportunity Than A Threat

Sustainability efforts present an opportunity to tap new sources of capital and innovation. GETTY Sustainable investing has moved to center stage in early 2020. In his latest letter to CEOs Blackrock CEO Larry Fink writes that sustainability, which involves integrating environmental and social concerns into business decisions, would be at the center of his firm’s investment approach. [...]

January 28, 2020 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Sustainability In Business Is More An Opportunity Than A Threat

Sustainability: A core business strategy

Sustainability: A core business strategy

With the World Economic Forum 2020 starting this week, buzz around sustainability will be rekindled once again with dialogues, discourses and debates on ‘reimagine the purpose and scorecards for companies and governments’. While scorecards will be developed but will businesses really make sustainability a core business strategy or will it continue to be at the [...]

January 19, 2020 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Sustainability: A core business strategy

From Frivolity To Sustainability: Why Technology And Innovation Matter For The Future Of Fashion

From Frivolity To Sustainability: Why Technology And Innovation Matter For The Future Of Fashion

“Often the perception of the fashion industry is that it’s a frivolous entity, based on silly ideals about what we should wear, and how we should look.” So goes the opening line to my TEDx talk delivered in London in late October this year. Feeling extremely privileged to be invited to give one, I wanted [...]

December 7, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on From Frivolity To Sustainability: Why Technology And Innovation Matter For The Future Of Fashion

The Comprehensive Business Case for Sustainability

The Comprehensive Business Case for Sustainability

Today’s executives are dealing with a complex and unprecedented brew of social, environmental, market, and technological trends. These require sophisticated, sustainability-based management. Yet executives are often reluctant to place sustainability core to their company’s business strategy in the mistaken belief that the costs outweigh the benefits. On the contrary, academic research and business experience point [...]

October 21, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on The Comprehensive Business Case for Sustainability