Coworking might seem like a charming diversion from a ‘real office,’ but the studies keep showing the coworking has benefits for all workers, and is helping to reshape our business economy.
Small & Medium Business
Small Business Saturday is a smart way for green businesses to emphasize their sustainability goals to their communities.
As a new small green business owner, you can demonstrate to employees that you value their health while also keeping costs as low as possible.
Randy and Denise Rowe of Harvey’s Lake, New Brunswick are starting an off grid brewery that uses solar and wind power and just a little bit of propane.
One way for small businesses to green up their operations can be through choosing a renewable energy source, whether it’s a rooftop solar installation or the purchase of clean energy through their local utility. However, a much lower hanging fruit for small business sustainability initiatives, and one that can have a big positive effect on […]
Small businesses and entrepreneurs are often made up of those striking out on their own to take up a new idea, improve on an existing one, or supply a need for a market. How customers pay for products and services is changing rapidly. Nowadays we don’t pay with cash, or even credit cards—we are starting […]
Some of the ‘brick and mortar’ green business ideas we’ve covered before can also easily be scaled down and modified into a mobile business, especially in those markets where there’s already a proven demand, as well as plenty of room for a unique small business to differentiate itself. It can be a huge advantage to […]
Investing a little more money upfront in your buildings and facilities in order to incorporate green building technologies and techniques can end up putting more money back in the small business owner’s pockets. Buildings that are energy and water efficient help to cut down the impacts on resources held in common (our air and water […]
As a small business owner or entrepreneur, most of your time is probably spent running or growing the business, and some things, especially if they aren’t immediately obvious or necessary, can easily fall through the cracks. That’s all well and good most of the time, except when it isn’t, in which case that small detail […]