Hello, I am Jonathan Graham, board member of the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership and senior manage of communication for TE Connectivity Industrial business. Welcome to my sustainability journey. Adopting better ways to interact and adapt is the best way we can become sustainable. Explore with me simple paths to being more sustainable and follow the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership at Sustainable Brands ’16
Being sustainable helps companies find the balance between the three pillars of sustainability of economic, environmental and social aspects to ensure a successful business, satisfied employees and reduced environmental impact. Starting on a sustainable journey will immediately provide positive impact. Start your sustainability journey and benefit:
Reduce operational costs from efficiency improvements
Increase productivity, quality, and profitability through product and process improvements
Expand customer base and access to new markets as a sustainable supplier
Strengthen employee engagement which can result in higher productivity and increased job satisfaction
Minimize environmental risks, social risks and likelihood of negative publicity through consistent commitment to sustainable practices
Establish reliable supply chains and increase levels of trust with customers, suppliers, and your community
Many companies are already on a journey that has strong components of sustainability and do not even realize it.
What about your company? Do you have employees who are with the company since its beginning? Do you have automatic light switches or a recycling program? Many of you already have aspects of sustainability ingrained in your company. Answer the simple questions to help you discover how you jump start your sustainability journey.
How does your sustainability efforts compare to other companies in the region?
What are your strengths in environmental, social and economic areas?
What are your sustainability challenges?
What are you doing to address your sustainability challenges?
How does your sustainability profile compare to your competition?
For more information on advantages of establishing sustainability as a core of your company`s values and operations visit www.sgppartnership.org