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New CEO Guide to the Sustainable Development Goals Highlights Competitive Advantage for Sustainable Businesses

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The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) today launched the CEO Guide to the SDGs - a new resource aimed at galvanizing engagement from global business leaders in relation to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The CEO Guide to the SDGs sets out clear actions that CEOs can take to begin to align their organizations with the SDGs and plot a course towards unlocking the value they represent.

Good Grades to GFNorte for Environmental Performance

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  • In 2015, Grupo Financiero Banorte was recognized by the CDP as one of the companies with the best environmental performance worldwide
  • On a global scale, the investment in prevention and environmental management for 2015 was Ps 22.5 million
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  • In 2015, Grupo Financiero Banorte was recognized by the CDP as one of the companies with the best environmental performance worldwide
  • On a global scale, the investment in prevention and environmental management for 2015 was Ps 22.5 million

General Mills Receives High Marks Among the World’s Most Sustainable Businesses

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As a global food company, we are positioned to not only create economic value in the 100+ countries in which we operate, but also to create social and environmental value.

Ernst & Young Earthwatch Ambassadors Travel to Brazil and Costa Rica to Help Local Businesses with Environmentally and Economically Sustainable Practices

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(3BL Media) September 18, 2012 - This year Ernst & Young, in conjunction with the Earthwatch Institute, is sending 30 volunteers on skills-based expeditions to Brazil and Costa Rica to conduct field research and recommend strategies for implementing environmentally and economically sustainable practices to local businesses.

Sustainability Leaders: Break the Formality of Traditional Business

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Where do most great ideas originate?  Is it from a large pool of creative thought or is it from a small and select few chosen or given the courage to come forward?  The post, The Appropriate Distribution of Innovation Work, describes the challenges and opportunities of ground level innovation.
 
• Only 10% of individuals bring forward their ideas
• As a result, only 2 or 3% of the population is responsible for most of the ideas. 
 

Harry Potter and the Deathly Climate Change

Regular people can rise to the challenge of climate change, as long as we treat it like the serious enemy it is.
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From Glenn Croston's blog at Fast Company

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