The Quadruple Bottom Line: Its Time Has Come

    Ed Lawler Posted by Ed Lawler, Director, Center for Effective Organizations.

    Ed Lawler is the author of over 400 articles and 48 books, including Useful Research: Advancing Theory and PracticeManagement Reset, Effective Human Resource Management: A Global Analysis, and The Agility Factor. 



    What is an effective organization?  Organizations should not be judged just on their financial performance.
    What is an effective organization?  Organizations should not be judged just on their financial performance.  They do need to perform at an above average level financially in order to be considered successful, and they do need to do it over a substantial period of time, not just a few years. Above [...]