Better World Club is America’s Only Eco-Friendly Auto Club and a Model for How to Run a Green Business
The Better World Club runs its green automotive
The Better World Club runs its green automotive
Cities are constantly setting goals to increase asset and operational efficiency of their public water utilities. Public-private partnerships may provide the best opportunity to move smart water/ smart city initiatives forward.
Cleantech businesses may offer innovative sustainable energy products and services but also fail to reach their target audiences with their marketing. Cleantech marketing needs to embrace digital media wisely.
Often, green business entrepreneurs stick with a specific, limited focus. Instead, they should think like eco-citizens by applying a holistic philosophy of sustainability to their business practices.
Social, cultural, and economic barriers exist that prevent women entrepreneurs in developing countries from joining the drive for clean decentralized energy initiatives.
Camelina oilseed is part of a new biofuel industry initiative that has significant potential for an eco-business.
Repurposing plastic involves less manufacturing and more creativity than plastic recycling. In this third in a series, we describe repurposing plastic and its artistic potential.
This second article in a series on plastic recycling looks at ways you can become an eco-entrepreneur intermediary who gives plastic a better home.
In this first article in a series,you’ll learn how recycling then remanufacturing plastic has real eco-business potential.
Seaweed farming is an eco-business on the rise. It’s also helping a struggling fishing industry to re-envision itself in new aquaculture terms.
Women eco-entrepreneurs in the solar energy industry are taking action for empowerment, diversity in careers, and extending access to energy to impoverished areas of the world.
In Part II of this two-part series, you’ll learn the five most popular ideas for starting a green small business in 2016.
In Part I of this two-part series, you’ll learn five of the ten of 2016’s most popular ideas for starting a green small business. In the next installment, you’ll discover the final five ways that you, too, can become a success green entrepreneur in 2016.
We green types get accused of loving nature, the environment, etc., more than human beings a lot. But, from my perspective, an environmentally sustainable lifestyle is pretty human friendly: not only do we all need clean air, water, and soil to survive…
If you’re willing to give a little out of your own pocket, you can have the satisfaction of knowing you’re helping other eco-entrepreneurs, while also making the world a greener and more sustainable place. Ecobank’s 10 Campaign promises that, unlike with some other charitable organizations, the full amount of your donation will not only get […]
Oringally posted at the SAP Business Innovations for Sustainability blog, cross posted with permission This blog is a follow up to my prior blog Expecting More From Business — Common Wealth Contributions By Business (Part 1) where I discuss the book Betterness: Economics for Humans, by Umair Haque as a new standard for how we measure the contributions of business to society. […]
This blog originally posted to the SAP Business Innovations for Sustainability Blog, cross-posted with permission. Common Wealth Contributions By Business Much to the annoyance of some past bosses, I have a habit of asking in meetings, “Why are we doing this, and what are we hoping to achieve?” The economic turbulence of the last dozen years has led to […]
As the title indicates, Telluride Venture Accelerator (TVA) wants to invest in the success of your entrepreneurial endeavor. The 2013 year will be its inaugural season and you can apply to be a participant in this program through November 15, 2012. If you’ve ever started a business, you know first-hand how difficult it is. There […]
Story about how a local wind farm has created a bunch of jobs and why American towns should invest in this.
In many industries and demographic regions, companies find themselves in the less than desirable situation of competing on price because their product or service has become so common place and customers are so focused on it. When this occurs, it can be tough for a business to expand and gain market share without squeezing their margins to the point where it becomes unsustainable.
There is another option, however, and it is one that more and more business owners and managers are becoming aware of: product and service bundles. Bundling essentially means putting more than one product or service together into a single offering and it has the effect of removing you from the price arena where all your competitors are.