Global Diversity & Inclusion Benchmarks, 2017Company Level: Any SizeType: Informational and Implementation
The Global Diversity & Inclusion Benchmarks: Standards for Organizations Around the World (GDIB) is offered to support organizations globally in the development and implementation of Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) best practices.
The GDIB helps organizations:
• Realize the depth, breadth, and integrated scope of D&I practices;
• Assess the current state of D&I;
• Determine strategy, and;
• Measure progress in managing diversity and fostering inclusion.
Diversity and Inclusion has emerged as a worldwide practice that is critical to an organization’s success. As with other disciplines, such as quality and safety, standards are needed to establish criteria by which to measure and monitor progress.Download the full story PDF
The Centre for Global Inclusion Websitehttp://centreforglobalinclusion.org/
EY | US Sustainability Report Summary, 2017Company Level: Any SizeType: Informational
For businesses to survive and thrive over the long term, today’s environment requires greater agility, innovation and resilience — and the benefits extend beyond the balance sheet. EY US believes that doing well on the bottom line and doing well for society as a whole are not conflicting goals — that business is part of the solution and not just part of the problem. That purpose galvanizes us every day, aligned not just to how we position ourselves to succeed in the market but also to engage our people and show their work is meaningful.Download the full story PDF
EY | How do we all benefit from good citizenship? US Sustainability Report 2015Company Level: Any SizeType: Informational
EY shares how good citizenship is helping them improve their own business and contribute to a better working world.Download the full story PDF
- business case
- community engagement
West Michigan Sustainable Business ForumCompany Level: Any SizeType: Informational
West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum is a regional collaboration of business, government, non-profits and academia dedicated to promoting business practices that demonstrate environmental stewardship, economic vitality, and social responsibility.
It is the leading organization for practitioners of beyond-compliance sustainability practices in the Midwest, promoting positive community change and operational improvements through education, collaboration and resource development. Principally located in the Greater Grand Rapids area, we have satellite programs in Southwest Michigan and on the Lakeshore.
Now in its third decade, the forum strives to meet emerging needs while leveraging the efforts of an increasingly robust community of vendors and educational initiatives working toward similar goals. We are strategically focused on promoting climate leadership, the creation of a local circular economy, corporate social responsibility, and the growth of sustainable business.https://wmsbf.org/