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Corporate Sustainability:

The Next Great Learning Opportunity

Session 743

Tuesday, November 8, 2011


Grant Ricketts

gricketts@TriposSoftware.com

2

Agenda

1.
What is
Sustainability

and what does it mean for
Business?

2.
Do you know what
your company
is doing?

3.
What

opportunities
does this present for Learning
leaders?

4.
What
steps can you take
going forward?


4

:

What does
Sustainability

mean to
you
…?

Sustainability Defined

“Meeting the needs of the present generation
without compromising the ability of future
generations to meet their own needs”



Brundtland

Commission, UN Global Compact 1987




The possibility that human and other forms of


life on earth will flourish forever”

John
Ehrenfeld
, Professor Emeritus, MIT

“Enough, for all


forever”


African Delegate to Johannesburg (Rio+10)

6

:

But, what about for

Business
…?

Triple Bottom Line


“People, Planet, Profit…”


Sustainability provides direct business challenge…

to redesign
business practices and processes across all aspects of the organization


from resource
extraction and supply chain, to production, distribution, marketing, and selling, and
eventually, helping mange 'end
-
of
-
use' processes as well


in order to find ways to build
brand and profit, and reduce risk and negative impacts”












“Green is $
reen





Jeffrey
Immelt
,
CEO General Electric


Key investment drivers:

1.
Achieve cost savings through
improved resource efficiency

2.
Spur product/process
innovation and revenue
growth

3.
Create positive brand equity

4.
Assure
compliance with
environmental regulations

5.
Engage
people, retain talent

9

:

What
% of input

ends
up as
waste

in most U.S.
production processes…?


94%



“Green” Business Strategy

…a new ecological lens…



Sustainability

Operations

Strategy

Financial drivers
: Save money, Avoid risk , Enhance brand, Innovate, Engage people




Lean (and Green) Manufacturing


Less/recyclable product packaging


Alternative raw material sourcing


Biomimicry


Etc.

How can we design, build, and deliver
products that produce less waste?


White House Executive Order


Greenhouse gas emissions
(GHGs);


Energy efficiency;


Water efficiency;


Pollution prevention and waste
elimination;


Regional and local planning;


Sustainable federal buildings;


Sustainable acquisition;


Electronics stewardship; and,


Environmental management.

EO 13514
specifies that every federal organization and agency must
produce a sustainability plan including specific goals concerning:

19

Agenda

1.
What is Sustainability and what does it mean for
Business?

2.
Do you know what YOUR COMPANY is doing?

3.
What Opportunities does this present for Learning
leaders?

4.
What Steps can you take going forward?


20

:

Does
your
Company


have a
CS0?


21

:

Do you know whether

your
Company

has issued

a
CSR report?


Market Size/Growth

0
100
200
300
400
500
600
700
800
900
1000
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
Sustainability Growth Curve

Companies

reporting

to GRI

CSR Reporting Guidelines


GRI produces widely recognized Sustainability Reporting
Framework:


Provides guidance for disclosure of sustainability performance


Facilitates transparency and accountability


Provides stakeholders a universally
-
applicable, comparable
framework

from which to understand disclosed information


The GRI Framework covers

performance across economic,
environmental, and social categories and includes six protocols
for disclosing performance data:


Economic


Environmental


Labor Practices


Human Rights


Society


Product Responsibility

http://www.globalreporting.org

24

Agenda

1.
What is Sustainability and what does it mean for
Business?

2.
Do you know what YOUR COMPANY is doing?

3.
What Opportunities does this present for Learning
leaders?

4.
What Steps can you take going forward?


Emerging Behaviors


Achieved Green Team “tipping point”


2,400

employees

(
15%
workforce) formally engaged


“Won” Solar

challenge with CFO



Established ‘Buy/Sell’ Green in 2009


30+ “Green Teams”


Intranet site and Social networking


Post ‘best practices’ guides


Connect to experts


How to start/manage “green teams”




Role
-
based training


(Operations, Procurement, R&D,
Marketing)


Sustainability Ambassadors (“SAMBAs”)


All 147 global sites


No bottled water at P&G

What’s wrong with this picture?

“Green Teams” are forming in organizations…


…But, many seek to ‘stay under the radar’ of HR”




Alta Terra Research

“Green teams can be characterized as
evolutionary learning
communities
because they are emergent, self
-
organizing,
interdependent, synergetic, and evolving.”




Alta Terra Research

Sustainability ties into the


Talent Management

Lifecycle

'Making Sustainability Part of Everyone's Job‘ can

change the culture of the Company

Ad Hoc
efforts

are too random

Rewards,

Retention

Learning

and

Collaboration

Mission,

Values

Ideas, Innovations,

Results

Target

Competencies

Corporate Culture,

Reputation

Getting Beyond Compliance…

Compliance Training Spend

= $7+ Billion

Compliance
Sales
Mgmt/Leader
A/O
Innovation? Waste Reduction? Efficiency? Sustainability?

Total Training

Spend =
$57B

29

:

Is
Sustainability

just

another form of

Compliance
training?


30

Agenda

1.
What is Sustainability and what does it mean for
Business?

2.
Do you know what YOUR COMPANY is doing?

3.
What Opportunities does this present for Learning
leaders?

4.
What Steps can YOU take going forward?


31

:

What actions or steps

should
Learning Leaders

consider when they go back

to their
companies?

Similar Challenge

(as Learning)

Organizations are
large

and
complex


Manufacturing

Reduce/eliminate
waste,

reduce water
consumption,

conduct GHG
emissions inventory.

Marketing

Promote 'green'
brand attributes to
capture market share.

Products

Redesign products with
recycled components and
less discarded material

Facilities

All new leases in green
buildings only. Apply
sustainable building
design / construction.

How to
engage people

in multiple programs

Planning Framework



Role
-
based Training

Possible Actions


Look up Company CSR Report


Meet with Sustainability and LOB leaders


Discuss what learning can do to help drive sustainability


Look for new training solutions


Help embed Sustainability as part of Company’s
mission, values and competency


Partner with peers from other companies who might
have ideas or resources to share…


Other…?

Your ‘CSO’ Needs You

Hey!
...Let’s
reduce Waste,
get more
Efficient and
Innovate!

Grant@LearningGovernance.com

GRicketts
@
TriposSoftware.com

650
-
224
-
1488

Thank

You!

37

Q & A