I’ve often written about the work and research of Coro Strandberg, a consultant who works with businesses and government and industry associations to create policies for a sustainable future. I highlighted her Green Team Continuum — as I like to call it, CSR 4.0 — which covers four stages: Incremental; Strategic; Cultural; and Transformational.
Coro’s work always stretches my capacity and I’ve routinely appreciated her foresight in predicting the evolution of our sector. Now, a new Insight Briefing (PDF) she put together for the Conference Board of Canada suggests that the role of sustainability practitioners is transitioning once again, this time “from an operational to a more strategic focus as organizations realize they need to become more transformational to foster prosperity for business and society.”
Read more here in the latest GreenBiz Talent Show post.