Corporate sustainability is a hot topic!
It seems like a new net zero or waste reduction app is being launched every month. In response to this trend, business leaders now recognise the importance of getting buy in and engagement from their workforce if change is to happen.
96% of business leaders understand that getting buy-in from their workforce is essential for building sustainability practices
50% plan to train or educate the workforce on sustainability, environmental and social governance (ESG) issues
Lack of engagement (36%), expertise (32%), or accountability (30%) were cited as potential barriers that could disrupt efforts to be more sustainable
53% of the UK’s workforce say sustainability is an important factor in choosing a company to work for.
31% feel sustainability is just a tick box exercise for their employers
Investing in sustainability is a triple win. It supports the climate emergency, drives business value AND attracts top talent.