A well-known quote from 19th century American writer Mark Twain says “Comparison is the death of joy”, but if you’re a company wanting to create a sustainability strategy that makes business sense, what if I tell you there’s a lot to be happy about in comparing yourself with others? And what if I tell you mandatory reporting is instrumental in helping ...
How To Benchmark Sustainability Data Between Apples & Oranges? An Interview with CSRHub Co-founder Cynthia Figge
When I first announced that Wizness would be partnering with CSRHub to create a new kind of benchmarking tool, the feedback from our community was enthusiastic, but the same question seemed to arouse interest: how can we really compare apples and oranges when it comes to Sustainability?
This is a legitimate question, and instead of focusing on the digital features of our project and how practical it will be (we’ll get to that later), I invited Cynthia Figge, the co-founder of CSRHub, to answer questions about her company and to shed some light on benchmarking in the Sustainability world. Of course, if you still have questions, don’t hesitate to ask them in the comments.