Coach, Educator and Advisor in Sustainable Viability Christopher shows businesses how to capture create and deliver more value and serve customers better using the power of robust sustainable practices with financial analysis, combined with authentic communications to create desired outcomes in line with company primary objectives. He is well recognised internationally as a compelling business coach, educator, advisor, conference speaker and writer on Sustainability. His work is based on over thirty years commercial and sustainability experience. Additionally he is a material contributor to all the primary international carbon, greenhouse gas, life cycle accounting, sustainability and sustainable development reporting and integration standards.
Christopher Gleadle's Blog
The Financial Value of Sustainability
In running a business, it is the financial and operational metrics of results and accountability that carry weight. And, with sustainability, what began as a niche approach, today is flourishing into a strategic imperative, and must too have a result-focused orientation.
Leveraging Sustainability for Economic Profit
More and more organizations see the importance of sustainable business practices. They have recognized that there are very substantial financial benefits to be obtained by integrating sustainability thinking and practices into all their business processes. Once you take into account the wider, longer-term, and often hidden costs, the financial benefits of good, practical, sustainable, working practices are enormous.
The evolution of sustainability
Throughout the great recession of 2007 - 2010, there has been a dislocation of trust between companies and the global communities they serve. Emerging from the recession - any company wanting to repair such dislocation has used sustainability as the model to achieve best results.