Cross posted from Jeremiah Owyang’s Web-Strategist Site. Seven months ago, in May 2014, we published the first version of the Collaborative Economy Honeycomb, which is also embedded at the bottom of this post. It contained six families of industries that are being impacted by P2P commerce, including: 1) Goods, 2) Food, 3) Services, 4) Transportation, 5) … Continued
A sustainability audit is an indispensable management tool for CSOs and sustainability managers. A sustainability audit provides a snapshot of an organization’s current sustainability performance. It also provides specific recommendations how to improve performance and what additional initiatives should be considered.
When it comes to designing solutions, how might we use human-centered design to kickstart our process, and how might we apply these learnings towards tackling renewable energy? Join us for our hour-long Huddle as we dive into the intersection of design and the environment. We’ll be sharing design thinking tips and discussions from experts in … Continued
December 11, 2014 – San Jose, CA: Homeless people at-risk of being caught off guard by today’s dangerous weather received an advanced warning of the storm by text message on their new cell phone provided by Community Technology Alliance’s Mobile4All project. Mobile4All is a program designed to connect homeless Santa Clara County residents with specially-tailored … Continued
A working group of world-class companies and organizations within the Building Health Initiative band together to request more information and transparency from suppliers
TEMPE, Ariz – Dec. 3, 2014 – The eyes, ideas and imagination of the sustainability world will turn to Arizona in February as Arizona State University (ASU) hosts the second annual Sustainability Solutions Festival at venues across the greater Phoenix area. Themed “(re)imagine your world,” the Sustainability Solutions Festival is convening a series of events … Continued
Santa Cruz, California (Dec. 2, 2014) – Last year, award-winning filmmaker Mischa Hedges began production on a documentary about commercial fishermen in California. “Of the Sea,” explores their work and documents their lives. For the past year, Hedges and his team have been capturing stories about fishermen, seafood and sustainability along the California coast, in … Continued
We’ve all seen them hard at work, the banks of robotic arms tirelessly and accurately helping build all manner of vehicles round the clock at state-of-the-art assembly plants across the world. It’s an impressive multi-million dollar display of automation as well as an investment with sustainability and survivability at its heart, driven mercilessly by global … Continued
“Looking ahead, there is no likely scenario in which carbon emissions will go unconstrained” – This new thought leadership paper from Corporate Citizenship explores how leading companies are already adopting low-carbon strategies in light of the growing constraints on carbon.