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Sustainability and Marketing

3 August @ 10:00 am 11:30 am

Live Webinar

This webinar explores how to advocate for sustainable change in a way that is great for your organisation. 

Consumer demand for businesses across all industries to “go green” is skyrocketing. But increased demand has led to a rise in greenwashing*.

Sustainability is a nuanced and complex topic, and not always easy for businesses to get right. Even if you don’t mean to, it’s easy to accidentally greenwash and find yourself at the centre of public backlash.

This session will help delegates get their sustainability right, avoid greenwashing and understand their legal obligations when it comes to making eco claims. Plus practical ways to have a positive impact for the planet, in a way that’s good for business too. 

This session will:

  • Help you advocate for sustainable change within your organisation
  • Identify ways to use marketing to encourage sustainable behaviour change
  • Explore the Green Claim Code — including avoiding greenwashing and staying compliant
  • Outline why going green is great for business

Any prior knowledge/experience needed to benefit from this session?

No prior knowledge needed.

How do I take part?

We will be using an online training platform called WebEx for this event. 

Before booking, please read our online training checklist to ensure you get the most out of this training. 

Cost

Members: Free

Non-members: £55 + VAT

Please note: if you are part of a Team membership, please select the ‘Team Member Rate with Training Pass’ when booking.

Interested in becoming a member?

Members can access a great range of benefits, including free webinars.

Membership starts from just £70 + VAT per year or free for 3 months if you are between jobs.

*Companies spending more on making themselves look eco-friendly, than actually changing their business practices to go greener.


Trainer

Sian Conway-Wood | Founder | Ethical Hour 

Sian is a marketing and communications strategist, sustainability expert and the founder of #EthicalHour — the world’s first and largest online support network for people who want to live and work more ethically (www.ethicalhour.com).  

Sian is also the driving force behind the annual #ShopEthicalInstead campaign — a positive, small business-focused alternative to Black Friday which has reached millions. 

In 2018 she was named the UK’s Green & Eco Influencer of the Year, and UK Influencer of the Year again in 2020. Her book “Buy Better Consume Less”, which lifts the lid on greenwashing and shows how consumers can create real environmental change, was published in 2022. 

Sian Conway-Wood headshot
Image courtesy of Sian Conway-Wood

Details

Date:
3 August
Time:
10:00 am – 11:30 am
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