Innovating for Sustainability

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Innovating for Sustainability

Corporate decision makers often struggle to balance investors' expectations of financial performance and the demands of other stakeholders focused on nonfinancial— environmental, social, and governance—performance. In response, Harvard Business School Executive Education has developed Innovating for Sustainability. In this program, you'll discover how leading companies are developing innovative products, processes, and business models to meet both financial and nonfinancial objectives.

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Barriers in Creating a Sustainable Society
Corporate decision makers are increasingly under pressure to meet both investors' expectations of improving future financial performance and the demands of other stakeholders focused on nonfinancial— environmental, social, and governance (ESG)—issues. In the typical situation, improving performance in one dimension means decreased performance in the other—tradeoffs are more common than not....
Jan 30, 2013 9:30 AM ET
Enabling a More Socially Responsible Corporate System
Coming to HBS was an inspirational event for Alejandro Pinedo, managing director at Interbrand Brasil. He is not only applying takeaways from Innovating for Sustainability within his own organization, but also exploring new ways his company can promote sustainable strategies—and brands—for its corporate clients. ...
Jan 15, 2013 10:15 AM ET
Prepare Yourself to Position Your Company for Future Success
In this article, Harvard Business School Professors Robert G. Eccles and George Serafeim, cochairs of Innovating for Sustainability, discuss the...
Dec 19, 2012 9:30 AM ET
Drive Value to Shareholders and Society
Today’s investors are pushing for exceptional financial performance, while other stakeholders are demanding progress toward environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals. To deliver on these competing objectives, executives must be able to drive higher levels of value to shareholders as well as society. Harvard Business School offers an executive education program,...
Dec 12, 2012 10:00 AM ET
Sustainable Strategies Pay Off in the Longrun
In this article, Harvard Business School Professors Robert G. Eccles and George Serafeim, cochairs of Innovating for Sustainability, discuss the...
Dec 6, 2012 9:45 AM ET

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