Connecting Our Strategy to Sustainability

Nov 1, 2017 4:00 PM ET

In a recent survey, Bain & Company found that just 2% of companies are successful in achieving their sustainability goals. While this can be disheartening, it doesn’t have to be this way.

In a story published with the Harvard Business Review, Michael W. Lamach, Chairman and CEO of Ingersoll Rand, shares how Ingersoll Rand embeds sustainability into our organization: empowering our people, making sustainability personal, and aggregating and recognizing results.

There is hope in succeeding on our sustainability journey—and it’s more important than ever. With a bold strategy in place, you can move quickly to engage employees, make it real and begin to track, measure and recognize success. And together, we can grow the number of companies who succeed on this journey, and contribute to a better world.

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