Skip main navigation

Check what you’ve learnt

This week we have covered the importance of HR in managing good employee relationships, and its impact on achieving a successful sustainable business.
tick symbol
© RMIT University 2017
This week you have learnt about the role of HR in sustainable business and the ethical considerations of getting the organisation to support and realign its direction, to envision new ways of operating.

You have learnt that the motivation of employees is an important factor in building momentum for the organisation’s sustainability initiatives. As well, you’ve considered the factors that motivate employees to get behind business that demonstrates green and sustainable practice, rather than being driven purely by profit. You have learnt what constitutes human sustainability and what green HR functions are key to maintaining a sustainable organisation.

Take some time now to review and reflect on the steps and activities you have undertaken this week. Which did you find were the most challenging, intriguing or rewarding? Post your feedback in the Comments area.

© RMIT University 2017
This article is from the free online

Business Futures: Sustainable Business Through Green HR

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Our purpose is to transform access to education.

We offer a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.

We believe learning should be an enjoyable, social experience, so our courses offer the opportunity to discuss what you’re learning with others as you go, helping you make fresh discoveries and form new ideas.
You can unlock new opportunities with unlimited access to hundreds of online short courses for a year by subscribing to our Unlimited package. Build your knowledge with top universities and organisations.

Learn more about how FutureLearn is transforming access to education