Taking a Stance on Sustainability? Start Here.

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Taking a Stance on Sustainability? Start Here.

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Taking a Stance on #Sustainability? Use insights from @IngerollRand's Scott Tew http://3bl.me/5k2wdt #ClimateCommitment @sidejob
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:30am

As COP21 approaches, countries continue to debate policies that foster a sustainable future. Should companies wait to align their climate targets with international goals? Or, should they take a stance now to drastically reduce their impact on the environment? Where is the path to becoming more sustainable, and how can organizations keep their employees motivated to meet their goals?

W. Scott Tew, executive director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability (CEES) at Ingersoll Rand, shared with TriplePundit an important first place to start when an organization commits to adopting a sustainable mindset  and implementing sustainable practices.

In the story, he provides insight on three areas to focus when attempting to build internal support and drive successful integration:

  1. Benchmark your organization
  2. Inspire employees
  3. Set long-term actions

Read the rest of Tew’s commentary at http://bit.ly/1JabXwv

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