B Impact Assessment

B Impact Assessment

The triple bottom line trifecta of people, profit, and planet is a great concept, but it’s one that can be difficult for businesses to put into practice. Where profit is easily defined, pursued, and measured, the people and planet bottom lines are harder to...
The 2018 MISCON to Be Held in Lansing

The 2018 MISCON to Be Held in Lansing

Now in its third year, MISCON, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) sustainability conference, will be held on Tuesday, September 18th 2018. The event, which was held in downtown Detroit last year, moves to the Lansing Center to make it accessible...

Meet Dr. Andy Hoffman

Andy Hoffman is the Holcim (US) Professor of Sustainable Enterprise at the University of Michigan; a position that holds joint appointments in the Management & Organizations department at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and the Sustainable Systems group at...
“Them Changes”

“Them Changes”

If you’re a fan of ‘70’s rock and roll, you’ll recognize the title of this post: It’s a Buddy Miles tune he recorded with Jimi Hendrix. The lyrics express Buddy’s angst over the changes he’s going through. Buddy would have done well to remember what the ancient Greek...