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Leadership and Sustainability

How would you define the difference between leadership and management? Our thought is leadership should be focused on the future, innovation, where the organization is headed, as well as determining what are the right things for the organization to do. … Continue reading

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Sustainability Makes Sense for Small Business

Market changes and economic challenges can greatly impact small business as well as create constraints that typically do not impact larger companies. So with today’s challenges creating a strategy of business sustainability is more important than ever before. Committing to … Continue reading

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Initiating a Strategy of Sustainability

Building and growing a financially viable business and committing to environmental issues that are sustainable go hand in hand. Building a sustainable business is often described as: What will your business look like in 25 years? Can you envision that … Continue reading

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A Vision for Sustainability

Sustainability began with the concept of being ‘green,’ becoming more environmentally friendly, and paying more attention to conserving our planet’s resources. However, sustainability has become much more than that. Sustainability is a viable and proven business strategy, which takes into … Continue reading

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What is Your Business Strategy for Being a Sustainable Business?

“In good times, sustainability can be a competitive differentiator; in lean times, it’s a defensive strategy and in really hard times, it can determine your survival.” – Richard Goode, Director of Sustainability at Alcatel-Lucent As we have discussed in previous … Continue reading

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Defining Sustainability

A recent survey published by Boston Consulting Group and MIT revealed that there is no single, established definition for sustainability. Some companies engaged in sustainability focus solely on environmental issues while others include economic, stakeholder, and governmental issues. The study … Continue reading

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