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Mark Whitman

Mark Whitman is a sustainability and management consultant with significant experience in carbon management, corporate social responsibility and environmental management. He has worked with major companies such as Microsoft, BP, Westpac and Aegis Group. Mark holds a first class bachelors degree in economics and environmental science from the University of Cape Town and a masters degree from Cambridge University. He founded the Sustainable Business Toolkit in 2011 and is the lead editor for the website.

How Ikea Flat Pack Assembly Evolves?

How Ikea Flat Pack Assembly Evolves?

IKEA is considered to be the first flat pack furniture companies in history. Here is how pioneer in self-assembly furniture constantly pushes innovation and creativity. Ikea aims to further improve efficiency and thus constantly delivery more affordable flat pack furniture…
Green Marketing is a Hard Sell!

Green Marketing is a Hard Sell!

Most consumers aren’t willing to pay a premium for an ‘environmentally-friendly’ product or service. Despite the efforts of companies over the past two decades to sell the environmental benefits of their green offerings, very few have made inroads without a…
Sustainability and Social Media Internship

Sustainability and Social Media Internship

We are offering a fun, challenging and exciting internship opportunity for a young student / new grad to help us grow our social media presence on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. If you love interacting on social networks, reading blogs about…