(19 November 2015, Madrid, Spain) On the occasion of Global Compact's 2015 LEAD Symposium: Roadmap for Integrated Sustainability, PRME Champions and LEAD launch a new resource that inspires business to Partner with Business Schools to Advance Sustainability: Ideas to Inspire Action
Businesses and business schools collaborate to co-create solutions for sustainability challenges. For business, these win-win partnerships yield fresh and innovative input to a company’s most pressing challenges and also create a pipeline to recruit the best minds. Simultaneously, partnerships enable higher education institutions to more effectively graduate students and future leaders who are prepared to tackle real-world challenges while concurrently supporting real-time curriculum adaption to reflect the issues that companies are faced with today and tomorrow.
Download the toolkit and accompanying brochure to learn more and to read about inspiring examples of partnerships, categorized under a framework of five themes: Influencing, Training, Collaborating, Researching, and Consulting.