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Tell us Your Sustainability Story!

That’s right, we want to hear from you! Important Media (the parent company of Green Living Ideas and 20+ other sites!) is offering you a chance to share your story with our readership to help us move the global sustainability conversation forward. We’re looking for the good stuff here: stories that will truly benefit our […]

May 31st

Give Green Entrepreneurs a Boost by Supporting Microlending

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 […]

November 19th

Online Courses for Budding Green Entrepreneurs

Businesses have to take into consideration the needs of various stakeholders and one of the major stakeholders that is becoming a bigger source of focus is that of the environment. Fortunately, there are various ways that entrepreneurs can create businesses that are environmentally friendly while still being profitable and these methods are covered by green entrepreneurship courses that are held at various universities.

August 27th

How to Jumpstart Your Business in A Sustainable Economy? Free Virtual Event

Are you an entrepreneur who believes you can make a positive impact in the world without going broke? Are you a conscious business owner who finds attracting more clients or sell more products an ongoing struggle? Have you always longed to create a purpose driven business, but you are not quite sure how to do it, or don’t know what you want to sell?

Whether you are an aspiring social entrepreneur or already have a conscious, socially responsible business you want to take to the next level, you will get valuable information just by attending this FREE virtual event series- The Green Business Entrepreneurs Success Summit

April 3rd

Small Wonders- Promoting Green Entrepreneurs

Today the Center for Small Business and the Environment (CSBE) launched a new initiative aimed at the 111th Congress and the Obama Administration, reminding them that the best way to revive the ailing U.S. economy is to think green – green entrepreneurism that is.

June 2nd

High Cost Of Sustainability Keeps Entrepreneurs From Going Green

Surprisingly a new Deloitte report, finds that fewer than one third of British entrepreneurs are taking steps to go green. I know our readers aren’t among them, but many of the same issues face all entrepreneurs. The survey of British entrepreneurs finds that less than a third (29%) are currently undertaking any carbon reduction initiatives […]

September 5th

Ecopreneurist Helps A Green Entrepreneur

Awhile back I wrote a post about The Forbes Boost Your Business contest open to all entrepreneurs and offering $100,000 in prize money and, of course, lots of publicity. Last year the winner was Recycline, Inc, a manufacturer of eco friendly toothbrushes, razors and the like. This year I predicted, with the high level of […]

August 8th

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Social Entrepreneur?

Check out this video from Harvard Business. John Elkington, Founder and Chief Entrepreneur, SustainAbility, on how social entrepreneurs are generating impressive results – and capturing the imaginations of businesspeople and public policy makers. Related Posts: Social Networking and Online Marketing for the Ecopreneur World Economic Forum Honors Social Entrepreneurs and Calls For Fast Reform A […]

June 19th

2008 Acterra Business Environmental Awards Applications Due January 25th

First a disclaimer, this post is targeted toward entrepreneurs and employees of companies in Northern California–specifically people working in Alameda, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, or Santa Cruz Counties. The nonprofit organization Acterra is soliciting applications for its annual Business Environmental awards, which are open to businesses, government organizations, and in certain cases, […]

January 16th