Why should we encourage young people to think sustainably?
In a recent article for Real Business, Michael Mercieca, Chief Executive of Young Enterprise, explored this year's Tenner sustainability theme:
"A sustainable business should encourage staff to consider how their organisation can make a long term positive impact on the local and global environment.
"From commitment to the eradication of slave labour and improving factory conditions in the developing world to tackling climate change, the role of businesses in safeguarding our future should not be underestimated.
"It is incredibly important to get young people, the next generation of employees, employers and entrepreneurs, behind sustainability missions...We shouldn’t just be presenting problems to them, however; we need to educate young people about how to address these serious issues."
Read the full article on the Real Business website.