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Bank of America: Environmental Philanthropist?

One good way for a bank to deflect and make people forget its role in the sub-prime financial fiasco that rocked the economy…
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Where the Right Tangos with the Left: Green Entrepreneurship

The following is a guest post by our friends at Dominican University’s Green MBA Program (a 3p sponsor) – an engaged learning community…
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Hollywood Releases Database of Green Vendors

The Green Production guide offers its users a searchable database of vendors with information about their green products, services, their production experience, and…
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Communicating Sustainability to the Consumer

What good are sustainability efforts if the consumer doesn’t understand them? Consumers are driving demand for a sustainable food system, so communicating with…

Building Sustainable Partnerships Between Business and Non-Profits

By Leslie Back Success is a product of cooperation. Opportunity lies in networking, communication, interaction and exchange; isolation and hyper-individualism accomplish little. Fortunately,…

Video Interview: Mike Kerwin on Gaining Green Technology Acceptance

Many businesses are finding out the hard way that going green faces significant barriers to implementation from government agencies and utilities slow to…
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The Post-Recessionary Case for Sustainable Business.

By Janine Kubert “…[T]he goal of sustainability is to increase long-term shareholder and social value, while decreasing industry’s use of materials and reducing…
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2010 Green Brands Survey: What Do Green Consumers Want?

A recent study on consumer perception and purchasing behavior shows an increasing commitment to purchasing from environmentally sustainable companies. However, green consumers are…
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New Survey Shows Need for More Robust Environmental Management Systems

Businesses in every industry are acknowledging the strategic importance of sustainability initiatives. But without a way to gather, track, and compare data across…
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The Big 3: How Social Media, Video, and Mobile Are Transforming Green Marketing

The following is a post by Paul Hannam of Bright Green Leadership (a 3p sponsor) – offering internet marketing strategies for responsible businesses.…
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The Green Economy: Strategies for Building Green Jobs Development Initiatives

By Vale Jokisch at BALLE conference 2010 In February of last year, President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. …
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Reinventing Growth: Locally-Focused Businesses Scaling Deep, Not Wide

By Vale Jokisch at BALLE conference 2010 Many folks in the local economy movement believe that small businesses can compete effectively.  But what…
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Can Small, Local Businesses Compete in a Globalized Market?

By Vale Jokisch at BALLE conference 2010 According to Michael Shuman, author of The Small-Mart Revolution, the answer to that question is a…
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Building Local Sustainable Supply Chains: TS Designs Leads by Example

By Vale Jokisch at BALLE conference 2010 The t-shirt you are wearing may have traveled up to 17,000 miles before you put it…
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Measuring Sustainability for Small and Medium Businesses: Is a Single, National Standard Possible?

By Vale Jokisch at BALLE conference 2010 Product certifications are everywhere.  Walk into Whole Foods and you’ll see packages labeled Fair Trade Certified,…