Organizational Management Archives - State of the Planet

Building the Profession of Sustainability Management

Today, most of those running sustainability units are trained in other fields. As they retire they will be replaced by well-trained sustainability professionals.

by |September 21, 2020

The Mayor’s Shameful Mismanagement of New York City’s Parks

For a mayor who talks about equity and income inequality, he should remember that parks are one of the few services we already have that provide a measure of equality, access and opportunity for all. They should be treasured rather than trashed.

by |August 31, 2020

Organizational Management During a Pandemic

Each decision made by management is a step forward into a future that is less predictable than usual.

by |May 18, 2020

The Sustainability of Sustainability

The managers of our organizations must pay attention to the physical dimensions of environmental sustainability.

by |May 4, 2020

The Pandemic is a Reason to Preserve Not Pollute the Planet

The pandemic should be teaching us the importance of public health, environmental protection and scientific analysis; which should lead us to preserve rather than pollute the planet.

by |April 27, 2020

Mass Testing for the Coronavirus and the Crisis of Public Management

We need to learn how to work together again as an American community. The alternative is to die alone while clinging to our ideologies and sense of moral superiority.

by |April 13, 2020

Moving Organizations Toward Sustainability

No matter how many people within the organization are committed to environmental sustainability, the commitment at the top is essential.

by |February 3, 2020