© 2017 by  True Business Sustainability, - Prof. Dr. Thomas Dyllick  & Katrin Muff Ph.D

Time to stop focusing on reducing negative effects and start creating a positive impact for society and the world

TRUE BUSINESS SUSTAINABILITY

Upgrade business sustainability efforts and become a true force for good  

FROM BUSINESS AS USUAL TO TRUE BUSINESS SUSTAINABILITY
Business Sustainability 0.0

 

  • Purely economic view of the firm and the business processes.

  •  Typical economic concerns  are pursued to produce economic value 

  • Inside-out

Business as usual

 

  • Shift from purely economic concerns to include social and environmental concerns

  • Refined shareholder value 

  • Inside-out

Refined Shareholder Management
Business Sustainability 2.0

 

  • Shifts from shareholder value to a broadened value proposition including people, planet, and profit.

  • Management of the triple bottom line

  • Inside-out

Management of the Triple Bottom-Line
Business Sustainability 3.0

 

  • Shifts from an inside‐out perspective, with a focus on the business, to an outside‐in perspective, with a focus on society and the sustainability challenges it is facing

  • Reframing the business concerns and business models

  • Outside-in

True Business
Sustainability

 

Business Sustainability 1.0

 

1.0

3.0

2.0

0.0

UPGRADE TO TRUE BUSINESS SUSTAINABILITY 
Evaluate your Business Sustainability

 

Find out how your organization classifies in the Business Sustainability Typology (BST)  outlined below, with this free
on-line survey

 

Discover how other companies are making a difference

 

Interested in best practice examples for each BST type? Discover the case studies of 12 companies spanning BST1 to BST3

Translate the SDGs into a tool for Business 

For strategists, entrepreneurs, and owners of businesses eager to explore how the world's global challenges could be re-framed and leveraged as new market opportunities for business. 

SHIFT PERSPECTIVE FROM INSIDE-OUT TO OUTSIDE-IN AND FIND NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

What is true Business Sustainability?

 


 


 



Thomas Dyllick - Presentation at Responsible Management Education Conference, Nov 8, 2016

Clarifying the Meaning of Sustainable Business: Introducing a Typology From Business-as-Usual to True Business Sustainability

 


 



Thomas Dyllick & Katrin Muff - Organization & Environment, 2016,