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Men's clothing finds a new owner at a Value Village store in Burien, Washington.

Businesses Create a Win-Win-Win With Nonprofit Partnerships

The corporate-nonprofit partnership is a rare beast. But when done correctly, such models are a boon for communities, nonprofits and businesses.
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From Pipedream to Product Innovation: The Rise of the Circular Economy

The circular economy was once dismissed as a pipe dream. But through the persistence of thought leaders like Ellen MacArthur and William McDonough,…
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Weight-Loss Secrets From ‘I Love Lucy’

What does the pioneering '50s sitcom have to do with weight loss -- or sustainability, for that matter? It turns out that Lucy,…
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Coming Together to Tackle Deforestation in Peru

At nearly 15,000 feet above sea level, the highland regions surrounding Peru's Mount Salkantay are home to the most elevated forests in the…
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Why is Stakeholder Collaboration So Important?

Collaboration among different actors is not only paramount, but it is also the sole route to successfully addressing the challenges we face, argues…
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How Can Public-Private Partnerships Achieve Sustainable Change?

We've just witnessed the member countries of the U.N. agree to 17 Global Goals that will, all going well, transform our world by…
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Case Study: Real Estate Agents Help to Reduce Homelessness

Real estate agents in the Macarthur region of Sydney, Australia, are helping to reduce homelessness, and in two years they have saved 57…
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Multi-Stakeholder Collaboration Builds Sustainable Supply Chains

The challenge that climate change poses on supply chains is becoming increasingly more complex. But a collaborative approach provides a robust starting point…
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Millennials and the Social Entrepreneurship Revolution

WHY the generation Y can change the world through social entrepreneurship.
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Fair Trace Tool Makes Supply Chain Transparency Fashionable

Fashionistas now, for the first time, can see beyond clothing labels with the Fair Trace Tool developed by fair trade fashion company INDIGENOUS.…
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Why Collaboration is the Foundation of a Sustainable Future

Public-private partnerships are addressing societal challenges. If we want to halt climate change, ensure future access to water, develop technologies to maintain food…
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Reinvention Comes Through Collaboration

To achieve net positive goals, businesses must collaborate and share their expertise, says Ian Cheshire, the Group Chief Executive of Kingfisher.
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Leveraging the Love of Sports to Drive Sustainability

Over half of all Americans identify as sports fans, putting the sports industry in a good position to implement and benefit from sustainability…
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Women and B School

Female students and graduates of the Bainbridge Graduate Institute counter The New York Times article discouraging women from going to business school.
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CH2M Hill’s Run as a Top Environmental Firm Dates to Rocky Flats

There are good reasons that CH2M Hill is consistently ranked as the top U.S. environmental firm, but for those with long memories the…