In 2020 we know that climate change is real and in need of serious attention. Now, with the pandemic especially, we feel changes in the lives of the people around us and our own lives that we've never experienced before. We live in a capitalist's society that demands that we make a profit to live a comfortable life. Triple Bottom Line businesses understand these things are inseparable and build their business around all three. They prioritize people, the planet and profits into their company from the start so that they can keep having business in the future on a healthy and happy planet.
Triple Bottom Line businesses reduce their waste, pay fair wages to employees and suppliers, monitor where and how their supplies get to them and still turn a profit. This concept, and others that prioritize the planet and the people on it, are the only businesses that will survive in the future.
Questions for yourself:
Who made the last thing you bought?
What are the raw materials used to make the last thing you bought?
How were they collected? How were they transported?
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Discussion Questions To Answer Below:
What businesses do you know of that are giving back to the planet?
How will your business care for the planet and the people on it?
Note: Make sure to add this concept into your presentation.