Organizations that incorporate more sustainable business practices have a competitive advantage. The Monte Ahuja College of Business and its Center for Sustainable Business Practices (CSBP) provide current and future business leaders with a multidisciplinary approach to sustainable business based on cutting edge research that adds real, immediate value to their organizations. The Center shares applied learning on sustainable practices, products, technology, and strategy with industry through programs such as the Corporate Roundtable, facilitated in partnership with the Corporate Sustainability Network, and with innovative curriculum like the new Graduate Certificate in Global Sustainable Business Practices.
The Center for Sustainable Business Practices includes:
- Graduate Certificate in Global Sustainable Business Practices - This certificate program prepares the next generation of business
leaders to seize opportunities to profit while making a positive contribution to
the well-being of our society.
Roundtable- Participants who invest in this forum comprise many of the region’s largest
national and multi-national corporate citizens who maintain global or division
headquarters in Northeast Ohio. The facilitated roundtable discussions explore
such topics as sustainable supply chains, corporate sustainability models in use
today, and business opportunities in climate-friendly technologies.
- High Performance Building Technology (HPBT)-
the Cleveland Foundation, the objective of the HPBT
Initiative is to mainstream HPBT—also referred
to as green or integrated building—as
an economic and workforce development driver in Northeast