I share my thoughts, ideas and best practices to activate positive impact from within organizations, to accelerate the movement of #BusinessAsForce4Good! I also write about #PurposeAtWork, #EmployeeEmpowerment through #CollectiveIntelligence, #Intrapreneurship and #Entrepreneurship.
Embrace intrapreneurship for good to enhance soft skills, innovate and be of use to society through your job!
Taking positive action for society at work or within your job function has many benefits such as increasing wellbeing, engagement, productivity and your sense of belonging to something bigger!
INSEAD is starting to walk the talk about business as a force for good, clearly it’s time business leaders start to embrace Sustainability.
5 steps to activate Sustainability within organizations
Purpose is not just philanthropy; it is a source of competitive advantage.
How clarifying this concept can help engage employees I challenge you to ask randomly 3 people around you what Sustainability means … and you will get very different answers ! For most it’s related to economic sustainability (businesses making profit so they can survive and be “sustainable” long term). For others, Sustainability is related to […]
Active learning around sustainability will already be a first steps towards creating awareness and engagement – and therefore initiating the change from within!
The benefits of engaging employees around Sustainability are manifold, such as adding purpose to people’s jobs increased motivation and performanceand ultimately, positive impact for society. But what I like in particular, is that people “expand their consciousness” about what Sustainability is about. What is probably not surprising is that most people are not aware about […]
More and more people are becoming aware of the impact their lifestyle has on society and the environment and are starting to take action at home adopting more “responsible” attitudes and actions such recycling, eating organic food, reducing meat consumption or working towards zero waste. However, when it comes to our workplaces and jobs, we […]
“Business profits from solving social problems” according to Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter and companies world-wide have understood this underlying business opportunity and are actively engaging in Sustainable Business Practises. We read and hear frequently about what large Corporations are doing to take action against Climate Change and how they are supporting UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. But what about Small […]
I recently co-designed and co-facilitated an MBA elective on the subject of ESG (Environmental and Social Governance) and Sustainable Investing at Business School Lausanne. Teaching an elective to MBA students at BSL was a great opportunity. And to be honest, initially I was not at ease, as it was completely out of my comfort zone. […]
I started my journey to Sustainability around 4 years ago with “baby steps” at home, adopting zero waste actions (inspired by the amazing Béa Johnson) and eating organic food. But very quickly I realized that I wanted to do more than being a “responsible consumer”, I wanted to put in everything it takes, because as […]