Executive Education

In Erb Executive Education programs we will explain and discuss topic areas including triple bottom line (TBL) decision-making, materiality assessment, stakeholder engagement, and the business case for sustainability.  Our programs are tailored to provide businesses with the necessary tools to determine how these critical ideas and processes impact their operations.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Uncover and manage sustainability risks and opportunities
  • Develop the leadership skills to foster internal change at your organization
  • Navigate sustainability strategies for external stakeholders
  • Leverage key points in strategy and operations for short-term profitability and long-term competitiveness
  • Understand peer leadership in business sustainability

Programs can take the form of:  Workshops, Case Studies, Toolboxes, Roundtables, Research and Training Sessions.  Please contact us here if you would like more information on arranging a program for your business.

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Erb Institute Partnership Projects

Erb Institute Partnership Projects are an opportunity to engage with the institute and our high-caliber dual-degree MBA/MS students to advance your sustainability initiatives. Are you looking to take sustainability projects off the back burner? Or gain an objective perspective on complicated sustainability questions? The Erb Institute can work with you to meet your company’s specific sustainability needs.

Example project deliverables:

  • Strategic assessments of current sustainability risks and opportunities at the enterprise and/or industry levels
  • Analyses of emerging sustainability issues to inform long-term planning
  • Reviews of industry-specific best practices
  • Sustainability and go-to-market strategies
  • Decision-making guides to facilitate sustainability integration
  • Stakeholder assessment
  • Tailored sustainability toolboxes, including actionable step-by-step guidance

Please contact us if you would like more information on setting up a Partnership Project for your business.

Bespoke Institute Research

This is an opportunity to focus the power of academia from the university on particular issues that your company may be facing.  Need to understand your consumer’s consumption habits better?  Still looking for that value in your supply chain?  Want to understand how you and your competitors decisions affect sustainable outcomes?  The Erb Institute can help develop tailored research to put you on the path toward intelligent goal setting, strategic implementation and the metrics to measure your sustainability impact.

Please contact us here if you would like more information on arranging a program for your business.