BA 850
Sustainability Driven Innovation

Lesson 3 Overview


Learning Outcomes

By the end of this lesson, you should be able to:

  • Discern the material aspects for a sustainability program and their importance.
  • Evaluate an organization's approach to Profit issues through the lens of their stated Vision, Mission, and Values.
  • Argue the relationships between sustainability, profitability, and long-term strategy of an organization.
  • Differentiate sustainability-centric product offerings and strategies (revenue positive) from sustainability programs.
  • Articulate the role of risk mitigation and regulatory compliance in sustainability.

Lesson Roadmap

To Read Chapters 5 and 6 (Keeley, et al.)

Documents and assets as noted/linked in the Lesson (optional)
To Do Case Assignment: IKEA
  • Case Post
  • Case Response
  • Peer Voting


If you have any questions, please send them to my Faculty e-mail. I will check daily to respond. If your question is one that is relevant to the entire class, I may respond to the entire class rather than individually.