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Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache
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Sustainability Reporting A Few Tricks Can Save You A Lot Of Heartache

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It seems like over the last few months just about everyone has put together a list about sustainability reporting. Common sustainability reporting mistakes, best sustainability reporting practices, misconceptions about the Global Reporting Initiative’s Sustainability Reporting Guidelines — the list goes on and on. We’ve compiled the best of those lists right here for easy reference. Enjoy!

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  • 1. SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING:A FEW TRICKS CAN SAVE YOU A LOT OF HEARTACHESSC Blog
  • 2. Sustainability Reporting:A Few Tricks Can Save You A lot of Heartache It seems like over the last few months just about everyone has put together a list about sustainability reporting. Common sustainability reporting mistakes, best sustainability reporting practices, misconceptions about the Global Reporting Initiative’s Sustainability Reporting Guidelines — the list goes on and on. We’ve compiled the best of those lists right here for easy reference. Enjoy! www.sustainabilityconsulting.com Copyright © 2012, Strategic Sustainability Consulting. All rights reserved.
  • 3. Greenbiz:Are Companies Missing Out on a SustainabilityGoldmine?  Tips for mining "that gold‖  Keep your company’s mission and strategy at the top of mind.  Find points of intersection: Which factors might impact your financials significantly in the short term or long term?  Consider the ripple effect throughout your company’s supply chain.  Ponder which international standards or agreements might hold sway.  Pay attention to what outside expert communities are telling you.  Ask this question: Is there a social impact? www.sustainabilityconsulting.com Copyright © 2012, Strategic Sustainability Consulting. All rights reserved.
  • 4. BSR:Top Five Reporting Mistakes  An Unofficial List  Starting too late  Following an ad hoc signoff process  Using the tactical over the strategic  Failing to connect the quantitative indicators and qualitative narrative  Focusing on internal audiences at the expense of external readers www.sustainabilityconsulting.com Copyright © 2012, Strategic Sustainability Consulting. All rights reserved.
  • 5. Sustainable Business Forum:7 Material Issues for the GRI to Consider  Considerations:  The impact of sustainability reporting – how many companies report?  The outcome of sustainability reporting – does it make a difference?  The quality of sustainability reporting  Use of the Application Levels  The role of assurance  The GRI relationships with financial services stakeholders  The GRI’s management of its operations in a social and environmentally responsible manner www.sustainabilityconsulting.com Copyright © 2012, Strategic Sustainability Consulting. All rights reserved.
  • 6. AccountAbility:Top Five Misconceptions About GRI Reporting  Misconceptions:  A GRI ―A‖ level means leadership. A GRI ―plus‖ (+) signifies a rigorous assurance process  Reporting on as many indicators as possible is the main goal of GRI reporting  GRI presents a full framework for sustainability communication  GRI is the best tool for measuring impact www.sustainabilityconsulting.com Copyright © 2012, Strategic Sustainability Consulting. All rights reserved.
  • 7. Sustainable Business ForumSelling a CSR Report  How to Craft the Perfect Pitch  Pitch it as a Starting Point  Pitch it as a Learning Exercise  Pitch it as an Engagement Tool  Pitch it as a Competitive Edge  Pitch it is a Celebratory Exercise www.sustainabilityconsulting.com Copyright © 2012, Strategic Sustainability Consulting. All rights reserved.
  • 8. Sustainability Reporting:A Few Tricks Can Save You A lot of Heartache And don’t forget that Strategic Sustainability Consulting offers a wealth of information on topics just like this through our website resources. Feel free to browse by topic or contact us if you have a specific project in mind that you would like to discuss further! www.sustainabilityconsulting.com Copyright © 2012, Strategic Sustainability Consulting. All rights reserved.
  • 9. Read this blog entry and more by visiting the SSCwebsite today:Strategic Sustainability Consulting BlogWhat are your thoughts? Join theconversation on twitter @jenniferwoofter!

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