Tom Kostigen Interviews with Thrive Global

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JConnelly’s Sustainability Expert Tom Kostigen sat down with Thrive Global to discuss the importance of corporate social responsibility, how he got his start in the area of CSR/sustainability and how organizations can participate.

Click here to read the full article. Highlights from the interview include:

  • Tom’s early years as a journalist and how certain opportunities like working on a documentary in Africa, inspired him to want to empower organizations to help create a more sustainable world
  • How companies can communicate the issues they care deeply about
  • Advice for companies and organizations that are trying to attract employees that prioritize sustainability

Tom’s “5 things I wish someone shared with me before I became a sustainability expert.” Read the interview to get more of Tom’s perspective and related stories.

  1. Everyone lives in a cave
  2. Easy problems aren’t easy fixes
  3. There is protocol madness
  4. Money talks the most and is the loudest
  5. You don’t have to be a perfect example

Corporations don’t have to be perfect sustainability examples. They just have to start somewhere.