Sustainability refers to the use of ecosystems and their resources in a manner that satisfies current needs without compromising the needs or options of future generations.
A sustainable business is one that generates profits for its owners, protects the environment, and improves the lives of the people with whom it interacts.
This program covers several key topics, including:
The reasons for sustainability’s increase in popularity
The connection between the environment and sustainability
The business case for embracing sustainable management within an organization
The role government regulation plays in sustainability efforts
Some criticisms of corporate sustainability
Applying sustainable management principles in the workplace
Applying the triple bottom line (TBL) concept and its three pillars of “People, Planet, and Profits” in organizations
Recognizing and implementing best practices for measuring sustainable management efforts
Upon successful completion of all courses in this certificate program, you can download and print a Certificate of Completion.
Courses included in this certificate program are listed at the bottom of this page.