Excerpt: Accounting is all about the numbers. But some items that are not easily tallied up in a financial statement are nonetheless essential to the day-to-day functions of a business. Increasingly the world wants answers to questions surrounding sustainability and environment, social, and governance (ESG) issues. More and more people want to know where their services/products are coming from, under what conditions, who is providing them, and what impact they are having on the world. Corporations are recognizing that answering these questions is not only important, but also essential to their long-term prospects.

 

 

An Interview with GRI CEO Tim Mohin