Assignment 2: Course Project—Sustainability Programs
In this assignment, you will continue your analysis of sustainability issues at a hypothetical organization—Top Shelf Shoes. This assignment will allow you the opportunity to build knowledge and practice of the sustainable elements of corporate operations.
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Using the module readings, the Argosy University online library resources, and the Internet, research sustainability products and programs.
Write a memo to Tie, the founder of Top Shelf Shoes, that explains how one-off products or programs, such as the Green Shoe or a shoe-recycling program, may be insufficient to achieve the broader goals of sustainability.
As part of the memo also address the following as they apply to Top Shelf Shoes. Make assumptions about the company product line as necessary.
- Analyze specific business products and practices as they relate to eco-efficiency.
- Analyze specific business products and practices as they relate to product stewardship and supply chains.
- Explain how eco-efficiency and product stewardship can contribute to sustainability and achieving business goals.
Write a 3–4-page paper in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Use the following file naming convention: LastnameFirstInitial_M2_A2.doc.
By the due date assigned, deliver your assignment to the Submissions Area.
Assignment 2 Grading Criteria Maximum Points Explained how one-off products or programs may be insufficient to achieve the broader goals of sustainability at Top Shelf Shoes. 28 Assertions demonstrated analysis of specific business products and practices as they relate to the goals of sustainable business. 28 Wrote a memo covering all the listed items and giving reasons to support your assertions. 28 Wrote in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrated ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources; displayed accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation. 16 Total: 100