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Wrongly perceived as an expensive tactic of some idealistic tree huggers. Factual titbits of how the inclusion of environmental sustainability increases the longevity of a hotel operation.

5 observations when combining sustainability insights and business risks

An interpretation of a recent sustainability article and the business risks poll result of global 500 companies about the top 5 risks they anticipate in regards of climate change. Mr. Daniel Koeppel, an environmental sustainability specialist draws ...

Hotel manager’s leadership style & CSR perception

The leadership styles of hotel managers influence their perceptions of corporate social responsibility, according to new research from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Although CSR is generally recognized as an important issue across organizatio ...

Sustainable practices make sense…..

…… even if guests don’t care ! Chipotle is a restaurant chain that does extremely well serving fresh food fast. I was going to call it fast food, but that seems a bit denigrating to what Chipotle offers. Writer Tom Roston went so fa ...

Positive News about the inclusion of Sustainability

Source: www.environmentalleader.com 29/10/12 Sustainability is Key, 42% of Companies Say Some 42 percent of companies in 2012 – more than twice as many as in 2006 – say sustainability plays a key role in their business operations, according to a study by Siemens and McGraw-Hill Construction. In 2006, 18 percent of companies did so. The 2012 Gre ...

Perform better – include sustainability

Source: Economist, 22 June, J.A Can companies succeed where governments have failed to protect the environment? The question was repeatedly asked in Rio de Janeiro this week, at the UN’s vast three-day environment summit, which was due to end on June 22nd. That was largely a sign of desperation. Despite the presence of scores of heads of state, R ...