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In an in-depth interview, Professor Tensie Whelan highlights how company boards can define and oversee sustainability efforts

Excerpt from Inside America's Boardrooms -- “‘…government is no longer taking a leadership role in a lot of societal challenges and that increasingly, people are holding business accountable for leadership around societal challenges, and that employees, the Millennials and Generation X, want to work for companies who are purposeful, they want to have meaning in their life, and we’re also seeing that those companies that have a broader stakeholder orientation, where they are aiming towards having a broader purpose, do have longer staying power and potentially and hopefully better returns for shareholders.’”

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