The effects of a changing climate on the UK economy are well known, as presented in the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment 2022 report. Whatever your business, it’s likely that your suppliers and customers will be affected by it in some way.
Engaging employees in addressing the climate emergency helps them to embed those concerns at every stage of a business transaction. Whether it’s choosing a supplier, negotiating a deal, or communicating with a customer – slight changes can make a significant difference.
Over time this mindset becomes part of your company values. This helps to create more sustainable outputs, which can improve both your business and the wider environment in which it operates.