Paul Polman

Are we doing enough to promote individual action on climate change?

Are we doing enough to promote individual action on climate change?

Last week, in accepting edie’s Lifetime Achievement Award, former Unilever CEO Paul Polman encouraged sustainability professionals to make change happen by saying, "If any of us think that they are too small to make a difference, I encourage you to go to bed with a mosquito in the room and you’ll see the difference!” 

It’s a variation of a quote I’ve used many times over the years in workshops and in coaching to make the point that change doesn’t need to be…