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Wednesday, March 16, 2011
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Understanding the Triple Bottom Line: Sustainability & Business

CEU/PDHs: 0.3 $109For registration information, please visit: http://www.csuohio.edu/ce/about/register.htmlOr call 216-687-2144Add more ?green? to your bottom line! Sustainability is not a fad, but rather the economic driver for businesses today. Early adopters are responding to the call to understand and embrace new ways of doing business through sustainable practices, creating a competitive advantage. This overview session will review the stakeholder theory of business, the triple bottom line (people, planet, profit) and will explore ways you can identify opportunities to gain sustainable competitive advantage in your own business. You?ll leave with an understanding of what sustainability means to business today - and tomorrow. You?ll learn about the stakeholder theory of business and triple bottom line, how to evaluate business decisions using the corporate social responsibility filter, and identify at least one opportunity to implement sustainable practices in your place of employment.By the end of the day, participants will be able to:Understand stakeholder theory of business and triple bottom line Evaluate business decisions using the corporate social responsibility filter Identify at least one opportunity to implement sustainable practices at their place of employment CEU/PDHs: 0.3 $109For registration information, please visit: http://www.csuohio.edu/ce/about/register.htmlOr call 216-687-2144Add more ?green? to your bottom line! Sustainability is not a fad, but rather the economic driver for businesses today. Early adopters are responding to the call to understand and embrace new ways of doing business through sustainable practices, creating a competitive advantage. This overview session will review the stakeholder theory of business, the triple bottom line (people, planet, profit) and will explore ways you can identify opportunities to gain sustainable competitive advantage in your own business. You?ll leave with an understanding of what sustainability means to business today - and tomorrow. You?ll learn about the stakeholder theory of business and triple bottom line, how to evaluate business decisions using the corporate social responsibility filter, and identify at least one opportunity to implement sustainable practices in your place of employment.By the end of the day, participants will be able to:Understand stakeholder theory of business and triple bottom line Evaluate business decisions using the corporate social responsibility filter Identify at least one opportunity to implement sustainable practices at their place of employment

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