Future360 caught up with Rachel Barge of Greenstart to hear her Top 3 Ways to work with Mentors. Identify the mentors you need, make it easy for them to work with you and synthesize all the advice you get.
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Individually, we don’t do much damage our world and its environment but when everyone is careless with precious earth resources, the cumulative effect is massive. It doesn’t take much effort to change and adopt the attitude that we should never throw away things we can still recycle. Here are eight quick and easy tips […]
Future360 spoke with Jigar Shah, renowned cleantech entrepreneur and partner at Inerjys, to get his Top 3 Tips for Getting a VC’s attention. They are 1)Understand the value of a dollar, 2)Work on the revenue generation part of your business plan and 3)In cleantech, have the humility to work with all stakeholders. Watch the interview.
Many people will find themselves at the helm of a business. This can mean making it where you are calling the shots in terms of day-to-day operations as well as making sure that all advertising is on track for the company. This can be a lot to juggle. While it is manageable for a while, […]
Yet again, a LinkedIn question (asking for top 10 greening tips) got me thinking. Is there really a thing such as a generic list of top 10 tips for greening? I don’t think so. As a start, the foundation of a green program lies in what a business is already doing. Do you recycle? Do […]
Are you fed up with the Fed (Federal Reserve System) and Treasury Secretary, or growing weary working at a job for someone else’s dream and financial benefit? I was, before I launched by own dream green business and starting making time to smell the flowers and eat the strawberry. Here are 5 tips to start […]
We saw Wal-Mart, a company with worldwide-wide revenues only second to Exxon-Mobile, signal last week in Beijing that it is moving away from “intermittent transactions with many suppliers toward longer-term arrangements with a smaller group of manufacturers“. Then, this week in the news, IBM starts on a roll to eliminate the ‘burden’ of paper — […]
This post is the first in a series of roundups I’ll be doing featuring articles from our community journals and forums. To create your own journal click on the “Get a Journal Now” button at Green Options. com. To contribute to our forums, click on the “community” tab on the top right side of the […]
Uber heavy hitter John Macdonald, Chairman and CEO of the Vancouver-based solar energy company Day4 Energy, recipient of eight honourary degrees and former MIT professor, knows a thing or two about renewable energy. He also readily admits, with a signature askew smile and hearty laugh, that “being an academic is possibly the worst possible preparation […]
In a recent Ad Age article Jacquelyn Ottman, president of J. Ottman Consulting, shared four green marketing predictions for 2008 with readers. While her predictions are meant for the big corporate and big agency readers of that magazine, eco entrepreneurs can develop their own marketing strategies based on what the big players see as the […]