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How to Become an EHS Manager

Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) managers play a vital role within all sorts of organisations. From large multinational corporations to smaller start-ups, EHS managers help maintain safe working procedures, protecting employees and the environment from potential risks. Corporate environmental footprints, supply chain ethics, employee rights and equality in the workplace are all topics that are grabbing headlines around the world and fall within the daily role of EHS managers. The term “HSE” (Health, Safety and Environment) can also be used to describe this job role. In this article, we delve into what a EHS manager does and tips for becoming [...]

By |July 27th, 2021|Categories: Blog, EHS Software, Software Selection, Tips and Advice|0 Comments

The Definitive Guide to Corporate Social Responsibility Software (CSR)

If you’re looking for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) software, it can be difficult to know where to start. Many companies around the world are beginning to invest heavily in CSR due to legislation and because it’s becoming increasingly clear the impact that it can have on both employees’ and the public’s perception of their brand. We’ve put together this guide to CSR software to help you make an informed decision when shopping around. Alternatively, if you'd like help in choosing the right CSR software for your unique needs then try our free GoMarketWise dynamic tool. We designed it to help [...]

By |July 16th, 2021|Categories: Blog, CSR data, Software Selection, Tips and Advice|0 Comments

Practical Advice for Reducing Environmental Impact in Business

Businesses are constantly looking to improve their environmental impact, and rightly so. With pressure from governments and global targets, as well as business-specific goals, SMEs and FTSE 500s alike are always trying to implement the best, most sustainable practices. Not only do positive changes within businesses benefit the environment, but also businesses themselves; appealing to environmentally conscious consumers, saving money, and creating a long-lasting impact they can be proud of. However, knowing where to start and how to implement changes for the benefit of the environment can be challenging. There are a plethora of ways businesses can reduce environmental impact, [...]

By |June 23rd, 2021|Categories: Blog, Tips and Advice|0 Comments

Comparing GRC Software for Your Business

Looking to find the best GRC software for your business? We’re here to help. With so many different options out there, and with so many different features, deciding which GRC software to go with can feel like a daunting task. In this handy guide, we outline everything you need to know about GRC software and tips for finding the best solution for your organisational needs. To get started, you can simply use our free comparison tool that will guide you through the very best solutions based on your answers. Within a few minutes, you can navigate through the complex web [...]

Bristol-based tech consultancy’s innovative, new and improved EHS software selection tool helps businesses achieve their sustainability goals

  SustainIt Solutions announce the relaunch of their unique sustainability software selection tool GoMarketWise, designed to help businesses select the right EHS/ESG software to achieve their sustainability goals. GoMarketWise is an easy to use, free and independent tool that evaluates a wide range of nearly 70 systems to recommend the best options for each individual business’s budget and requirements. With so many sustainability software solutions now on the market, SustainIt knew that they could share their 15 years of expertise and knowledge to help companies sift through the complex market and find the right fit for them. “We know how important [...]

SDG (Sustainable Development Goals) Tips and Solutions for Small Businesses

In the midst of a global pandemic, the United Nations (UN) celebrated the 5th anniversary of adopting a new sustainable development agenda. The agenda set 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) back on the 25th September 2015. As a collective, these are described by the UN as ‘the blueprint to achieving a better and more sustainable future for all’. Each of the goals come with specific targets to be achieved by 2030 to tackle a huge range of global challenges including poverty, inequality, climate change, environmental degradation, peace and justice. You can find more detail on each of the goals and [...]

How Working from Home Impacts Business Sustainability

The global pandemic has marked a major turning point into how businesses operate with attitudes towards working from home (WFH) being a key area of change. The latest statistics published in March 2021 reports a whopping 60% of UK workers have been WFH during the pandemic, with an estimated 26% planning to continue even after lockdown has ended.  Such figures represent a hugely significant proportion of the workforce, and for many businesses, this will raise new challenges when it comes to managing sustainability goals. Interestingly, although it may seem obvious that factors such as zero commute and reduced energy consumption [...]

By |May 11th, 2021|Categories: Blog, Tips and Advice, Transport and Travel|0 Comments

5 Tips for Better Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management is by no means an easy task. The term encompasses all that is required in the entire production flow of a good or service - from the raw materials, to the processes and/or manufacturing, delivery and even beyond. Regardless of how big or small your company is, the supply chain is likely to be a complex web of elements. So much so that numerous models have attempted to simplify its key components to make it easier to understand and effectively manage. One such example is the SCOR (Supply Chain Operations Reference), developed by the supply chain council [...]

By |April 26th, 2021|Categories: Blog, Supply Chain Management, Tips and Advice|Comments Off on 5 Tips for Better Supply Chain Management

Measuring Social Impact Effectively

An organisation’s social impact describes the overall positive contributions and changes they make within society. In recent years, the trend towards transparency and accountability in business has led to the growth of those looking to accurately measure their social impact to illustrate their environmental and social credentials. In this article, we provide an overview of how businesses can start to measure their social impact and tips for getting started. If you’d like to drive positive change through sustainable business practices, simply get in touch with our friendly team here at SustainIt for help getting started. We believe that people, profit [...]

By |February 26th, 2021|Categories: Blog, Tips and Advice|0 Comments

How to Become a Carbon Neutral Business

Becoming a carbon neutral business often sits at the top of the sustainability wish-list. Cutting the overall carbon footprint and achieving carbon neutrality is exemplary within any sector and illustrates an organisation that is actively working towards tackling climate change. The trend towards becoming a carbon neutral business highlights the importance of sustainability within business at present, and the desire for organisations to be responsible, accountable and transparent in how they operate. Consumers simply won’t accept outdated processes that create negative implications for people or our planet. Similarly, it can be hard to attract or retain top talent when your [...]

By |February 8th, 2021|Categories: Blog, Carbon Neutrality, Services, Tips and Advice|0 Comments

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