Lunch and Learn: Using sustainability to boost your business's growth

Veronica Broomes
Veronica BroomesSustainability Support: Peak Homes Yorkshire Ltd

Posted: Tue 21st May 2024

In this Lunch and Learn, Dr Veronica Broomes discusses the competitive advantage that sustainability can give you, and debunks some common myths that hinder business growth.

She also explains what sustainability audits are and how they serve as powerful tools to showcase actions that reduce harm to the planet and people.

During the session, you'll gain valuable insights into why being strategic now will help you meet customers' changing expectations and requirements and shifts in regulation, including the impact of carbon taxes.

Dr Veronica is a sustainability specialist, business mentor and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience. Combining expertise in sustainability and business mentor skills, she helps through customised sustainability training, preparing sustainability audit reports and carbon reduction plans.

Key takeaways from this session:

  • Discover why sustainability matters and the myths that prevent businesses from gaining a competitive edge

  • Find out what sustainability audits can do for your business to show your 'planet and people' credentials

  • Learn why it's important to prepare for customers' changing demands on sustainability and the impact of new rules around things like carbon taxes

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Veronica Broomes
Veronica BroomesSustainability Support: Peak Homes Yorkshire Ltd
My name is Veronica Broomes, my business brand is 'Your Small Business Coach' and it was founded in 2010 when I qualified as a Small Business Coach. Over the years, I have found a niche in Price Setting Strategies for SMEs and helping business owners avoid common pricing mistakes.  My early career included working on impact assessments (environmental, social) and was followed by many years as a Researcher and Consultant on Sustainability (pillars: social, economic, environmental) and CSR. From Linkedin profile, you can see a commitment to continued professional development and entrepreneurship.  I help owner-founders and directors of SMEs grow profits through:  A) choosing best strategies for pricing and avoiding common mistakes in price setting, and  B) Conducting Sustainability Audits, Action Plans, Policy statements.  Take a look at my services and call to see how I can help you to grow your business as a first- or second-time Founder.

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