This article was originally published on August 21st
Think globally, act locally. The phrase has been echoed around the world millions of times in recent years. However, the idea remains the same.
Focus on your local environment and your small acts will add up, slowly leading to change in an office, then a neighborhood, then a community, a city, a state, and so on. This idea has traditionally been associated with the environment and sustainability, but it can be applied to food consumption, politics, the arts, and much more. In today’s changing markets, it’s time for us to consider what ‘think globally, act locally’ can mean for corporate social responsibility.