Weekly Round Up – Suing governments, the fart free cow and Germany’s paying consumers

With so much going on in the realm of sustainability, leadership, and innovation, and only a limited amount of bandwidth for professionals in this space, we have created this weekly news to highlight articles that we feel are (1) important, (2) relevant, and (3) interesting in the areas of business sustainability. If you have an article that you feel needs to be mentioned, please do so in the comm…

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Student Sustainability Consulting Projects!

One of our key focus areas has been to work with students from Asia’s leading universities, and to develop opportunities to partner them with leading corporate and non-profit partners to identify, research, and develop solutions for some of the most important issues facing China. Through these projects, student teams leverage their knowledge, expertise, and teamwork to conduct propr…

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News Roundup: Obama & Xi to Sign Climate Agreement, Board Engagement, and the Rules of Sustainability Collaborations

With so much going on in the realm of sustainability, leadership, and innovation, and only a limited amount of bandwidth for professionals in this space to keep up with the news, we have created this weekly post to news, articles, and publications that we feel are (1) important, (2) relevant, and (3) interesting in the areas of business sustainability. If you have an article that you feel needs to…

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Scaling Sustainability Through Tech

While the world debates what the impact of a 4 (perhaps 6) degree change to the climate will mean, who is ultimately responsible for acting, and what the price of carbon will be, an opportunity for firms and entrepreneurs alike exists to break away from the conversation and understand the role of technology as a medium for bring the scalability of solutions needed to address the growing challenges…

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Weekly Round Up: Strategic Sustainability Steps, Transformational Companies, & Electric Cars in China

With so much going on in the realm of sustainability, leadership, and innovation, and only a limited amount of bandwidth for professionals in this space, we have created this weekly post to highlight articles that we feel are (1) important, (2) relevant, and (3) interesting in the areas of business sustainability. If you have an article that you feel needs to be mentioned, please do so in the comm…

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Building CSR Programs with Impact and Engaging Stakeholders

This past Wednesday, Canadian Consulate General and Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai organized a CSR Roundtable Workshop at Waldorf-Astoria Hotel on the Bund where guests representing a wide range of industries, and charities, were invited to learn about the event. As part of this event, Charlie Mathews, Director of Corporate Advisory at Collective Responsibility, spoke about sustainabi…

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How Do You Build a Sustainability Ambassador Network?

As sustainability is starting to move out of the confinements of a single department within a firm, building an ambassador network is the perfect way to begin the transition across departments and create alignment on your sustainable business strategy. Whether it be a passionate individual who aspires to create a more economically, socially and environmentally resilient world by engaging and i…

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2015 Executive Series Wrap-Up

As 2015 comes to a close, we would like to take a moment to thank our attendees, speakers, and sponsors for this year's Business As Usual luncheons. It was for us another great year of engaging discussions on the challenges that are faced in the Asia region, but more importantly, we identified many areas where opportunities for collaboration, engagement, products, and services exist to bring solut…

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Weekly Round Up: The airpocalypse, the value of sustainabilty orientated innovation and Patagonia’s anti-growth stratedgy

With so much going on in the realm of sustainability, leadership, and innovation, and only a limited amount of bandwidth for professionals in this space, we have created this weekly post to highlight articles that we feel are (1) important, (2) relevant, and (3) interesting in the areas of business sustainability. If you have an article that you feel needs to be mentioned, please do so in the comm…

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Weekly Round Up: COP21, stemming the plastic waste problem and Uruguay’s renewable shift

With so much going on in the realm of sustainability, leadership, and innovation, and only a limited amount of bandwidth for professionals in this space, we have created this weekly post to highlight articles that we feel are (1) important, (2) relevant, and (3) interesting in the areas of business sustainability. If you have an article that you feel needs to be mentioned, please do so in the comm…

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