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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

 

 

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Jonathan Graham shares his sustainablity journey– it’s a balancing act between economic, environmental and social areas that requires constant improvements.

“Print Out Loud” SGP launches new campaign for Sustainable Brands ’16

Print Out Loud.

Tuesday, May 24   This week, I look forward to being part of the new “Print Out Loud” conversation sponsored by SGP and International Paper.

Stay tuned as we get ready to go live with the PRINT OUT LOUD campaign with a blog. This campaign will be a focus for the Sustainable Brands ’16 conference inSan Diego California, June 6-9.

Benefits of sustainablity

By Jonathan Graham, SGP Board of Directors

Benefits of being a sustainable company.

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

For more information on advantages of establishing sustainability as a core of your company`s values and operations read “Why Sustainability Is Now the Key Driver of Innovation.” Harvard Business Review.

 

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Sustainability goes beyond environmental concerns and looks at the well-being of the company. Once a company starts to consider its sustainability profile, environmental concerns will be easily addressed and solved.

Where is your company on its sustainability journey?

Many companies are already on a journey that has strong components of sustainability and do not even realize it.

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By Jonathan Graham, SGP Board of Directors

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