Maximize Your Team’s Sustainability Impact

Featuring Todd Cort, senior lecturer on sustainability at Yale School of Management

Time Commitment

2 Hours


Yale School of Management Certificate of Completion

Can individual leaders make an impact on an organization’s most important (and elusive) goals?

In recent years, C-Suite leaders have prioritized sustainability as a core strategy to address the opportunities and risks facing businesses. However, in order for an organization to meet its sustainability goals, every leader must understand how their department or team plays a role in the broader organizational sustainability strategy.

In this on-demand course from ExecOnline, Todd Cort, senior lecturer in sustainability at the Yale School of Management, delivers the concepts and tools leaders need to align their teams’ efforts to corporate sustainability goals for maximum impact.

Participants of “Maximizing Your Team’s Sustainability Impact” will learn:


  • The business impacts of sustainability megatrends
  • The four principles of stakeholder engagement
  • How to assess the potential impact of threats
  • How to prioritize sustainability risks and opportunities

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Meet the Expert

  • Todd Cort

    Senior lecturer in sustainability; faculty director of sustainability program, MBA for Executives; faculty co-director, Yale Center for Business and the Environment

    Dr. Cort works at the intersection of sustainability and investor value. Over the course of 20 years, in consulting and academia, he has applied a scientific and economic lens to corporate social and environmental responsibility (or sustainability) in order to identify the tools, mechanisms, metrics…

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