Development of an Environmental, Social, Governance Strategy

Demonstrated good performance in the realm of environmental, social, governance (ESG) issues is quickly becoming a “needed to play” competency for firms of all sizes. While this is especially true for public-facing companies, this is also true of firms that do not sell directly to the public. Customer-facing companies large and small are increasingly looking … Continue reading Development of an Environmental, Social, Governance Strategy

COVID-19: Lessons from the Challenger Disaster

(This was originally posted on LinkenIn on March 25, 2020.) As the ill-fated launch for the Space Shuttle Challenger approached, design engineers from Thiokol recommended postponing the launch due to the effects of the cold weather on the O-rings which acted to isolate hot gases from the rest of the craft.  Under intense schedule pressure from NASA, … Continue reading COVID-19: Lessons from the Challenger Disaster

Greetings

This is my initial post as I set up my new website. I hope to use this forum to discuss the things I run across in the business world, especially as they intersect with Sustainability and ESG issues. I appreciate any and all feedback and the opportunity to discuss the things I post about.