Unlocking the Keys to Business Sustainability Intelligence

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
Nov 22, 2010 10:41 AM ET

Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Compa…

With the speed of business sustainability information rapidly increasing and global eco awareness constantly expanding, it has become increasingly important for companies to leverage the right sources to capture and access information.  The questions we often pose in our sustainability consulting: where is this information coming from and is the feedback specific enough for your business to take action?

Traditional business drivers have expanded beyond straight forward economics. Today’s business intelligence has expanded to include business sustainability expectations, trends and requirements. The ability to capitalize on opportunities or mitigate business risk will depend on the availability and access to quality feedback.    Sifting through what is important and what is not can be a determining factor in transforming a good decision into business turning point. To focus the corporate ear, business sustainability minded organizations are engaging with stakeholders. These vested parties are the single best source of business specific actionable information.       · Shareholders – knowledge that may affect company share price.     · Partners – data that may impact investment dollars.     · Employees – daily feedback on internal operations.     · Customers – direct feedback on product quality and shifting market expectations   Click here to continue reading.  

Home to one third of the earth's trees, the Taiga is the largest land-based biosphere and encircles the globe. Its immense oxygen production literally changes the atmosphere and refreshes the planet. It is this continuous renewal that has shaped Taiga Company's vision to drive similar change in the business world. Taiga Company seeks to be the "oxygen for your business".