Sustainability and the Entrepreneur
By David Deeds
For a growing number of businesses, the singleminded focus on profits is a thing of the past. More companies are now focusing on the "triple bottom line" of people, planet and profits. An ethos of sustainability is taking hold, affecting how companies operate their businesses and interact with stakeholders such as employees, suppliers, customers, nearby communities and society in general. These articles from EIX.org and FamilyBusiness.org offer practical advice for entrepreneurs who want to run a sustainable business.