You know the financial advisor commercial where the client fulfills her dream of opening a restaurant after successfully managing her money over the course of her first career? Me neither. That commercial may or may not exist. The point is that restaurant ownership is often cited as one of those big career or lifestyle dreams that many Americans share.
Sustainability as it relates to business is a broad topic, encompassing all aspects of operations, including reducing current and future expenses to improve profitability, competitiveness and longevity. Resource-life extension is achieved by preventing and eliminating waste.