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Bill Roth Joan Blades Custom Fit Workplace

How a Custom-Fit Workplace Can Save Money and Reduce Emissions

If your daily roundtrip commute to work is around 40 miles then you are spending approximately $2,000 per year on fuel.  AAA estimates that…
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Feeding Seven Billion People: The Emerging Farm Tech Revolution

Today, October 31, 2011, the world will have “officially” grown to 7 billion in population. Among those 7 billion, approximately one billion are…
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Nell Newman of Newman’s Own Organic and Six Reasons To Buy Local Food

Buy Local is an emerging American mega-trend driven by consumers discovering how their purchasing power can create local jobs and community solutions. The…
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Interview: Care2 President/CEO Randy Paynter

Care2 is “the largest online community of people passionate about making a difference.” When I interviewed Care2’s President/CEO Randy Paynter in August 2011,…
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Hall Winery: 1st Napa Winery To Offer Electric Car Recharging

This award winning winery became the first winery in Napa Valley to provide an electric recharging station.
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“Green Builds Business” is Restoring Jobs, the Economy, and the Environment

America is searching for a path that will restore jobs, the economy and our environment. The Green Builds Business program created by the…
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Coca-Cola’s Best Practices for Aligning with Healthy and Sustainable Customers

You know Coca-Cola. But do you? What consumer doesn’t recognize the distinctive red and white Coca-Cola logo as the most popular soft drink…
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Cohn & Wolfe’s Annie Longsworth On Green Brand Leadership

A Green Economic Revolution is accelerating among American consumers. No less than 73% of now say “it is important to buy from green…

CFO Engagement on Shareholder Social and Environmental Expectations

This post is part of a series on Stakeholder Engagement sponsored by Jurat Software. Deloitte’s CFO Signals report summarizes the issues that CFOs are…

Innovation: Aluminum Shipping Pallets

The worldwide transportation of goods within the global supply chain has a carbon footprint of around 2,800 mega- tonnes CO2e (see PDF). Weight…
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Shelton Group’s Research: The Green Tipping Point is Here

According to Shelton Group, “a tipping point in American consumer interest in green products has occurred with 70% of consumers in our surveys…

Interview: Angel Investor’s Five Best Practices For Attracting Capital

The key to raising money is building investor trust. There is a formula for doing so. The entrepreneurs that succeed in raising capital…
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Interview: Tom Quinn of Lunera on the LED Lighting Revolution

A technology revolution is taking place in lighting that will be as dramatic as the displacement of rotary dialed phones with smart phones.…
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Dispatch From Milwaukee: Successful Launch of “Green Builds Business” Entrepreneur Bootcamp

The American dream is being realized in Milwaukee. Local Hispanic business owners are designing and implementing green projects that will accelerate the restoration…
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Interview: Straus Family Creamery’s Deborah Parrish on Values-Based Financial Models

Gaining the Finance Department’s approval of a sustainability project is often a major implementation barrier for many companies. Deborah Parrish is CFO at…