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Sustainability

Sustainable practices support ecological, human, and economic health and vitality. Emory Continuing Education offers courses that define a positive intersection between businesses and individuals with their environment, as well as offering transparency and accountability while doing so.

Courses

An Overview of Sustainable Management

An Overview of Sustainable Management

Sustainable management is managing a firm so that it generates profits for its owners, protects the environment, and improves the lives of the people with whom it interacts. This course provides an overview of sustainable management, and discusses the role of government and regulation in sustainable management practices.

Sustainable Mgmt Course Details (An Overview of Sustainable Management)
Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is the concept of organizations taking responsibility for their impact on society and the environment. Businesses which embrace CSR promote the public interest through what they do and what they refrain from doing.

Social Responsibility Course Details (Corporate Social Responsibility)
Measuring Sustainable Management Performance

Measuring Sustainable Management Performance

With the growing importance of sustainable management, business leaders must find the appropriate tools and techniques for measuring their organization's sustainability performance. This course reviews the measurement of sustainable management practices and performance.

Sustainable Mgmt Performance Course Details (Measuring Sustainable Management Performance)
Sustainable Management: Leadership Ethics

Sustainable Management: Leadership Ethics

Organizations have learned that the costs of unethical actions can be high, both legally, and from the perspective of brand image and reputation. At the same time, research is showing that good business ethics translates to good business results.

Leadership Ethics Course Details (Sustainable Management: Leadership Ethics)
Triple Bottom Line Accounting

Triple Bottom Line Accounting

In order to pursue the goal of sustainability, corporate and government leaders must manage companies and economies in terms of balancing and optimizing the triple bottom line of social, environmental, and economic impacts.

Triple Bottom Line Accounting Course Details (Triple Bottom Line Accounting)
LEED® Green Associate v4™ Exam Prep

LEED® Green Associate v4™ Exam Prep

This self-paced course introduces key concepts and terms to prepare learners to earn their LEED Green Associate v4 accreditation.

LEED® Green Associate v4™ Course Details (LEED® Green Associate v4™ Exam Prep)