Respond to the following:

  1. Which types of goals (FAST vs. SMART – or both) are more appropriate to use when creating transformational change and why? 
  2. What are the pros and cons of integrated reporting? 
  3. Is standardization of ESG reporting a good idea?
  4. How could ESG reporting reshape capitalism?
  5. Can ESG lead to transformational change? Or is it just a “launching pad” for change?

Words Needed: 525 words

Readings:

  • Reeves, M., & Fuller, J. (2018). When SMART Goals are Not So Smart. MIT Sloan Management Review, 59(4), 1-5. 
  • Sull, D., & Sull, C. (2018). With Goals, FAST Beats SMART. MIT Sloan Management Review, 59(4), 1-11.
  • Serafeim, G., & Grewal, J. (2019, Apr 17). ESG Metrics: Reshaping Capitalism? Harvard Business School. (27 pages)