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15 Green Business Ideas You Can Easily Start Today

Green Business Ideas

Are you on the hunt for a business idea that’s not just profitable but also kind to the planet? You’re in the right place. In today’s world, where being green is as important as the bottom line, we’ve put together a list of sustainable and eco-friendly business ideas that are more than just a nod […]

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How To Answer Environmental Tender Questions – 5 Tips You Need to Know

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Answering environmental tender questions can be difficult, especially for small businesses without formal environmental management systems. Some small businesses hire expensive consultants to complete them or leave them blank. Fortunately, you don’t have to do that! Here is everything you need to know about answering environmental questions and 5 easy tips you can use today!  We will show […]

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How Set Environmental Targets and Objectives in 15 Minutes

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Setting environmental targets and objectives is an important step for any eco-friendly business.  No matter the industry, it is important to understand how your business impacts the planet and take steps to mitigate the negative consequences.  Customers, employees, and stakeholders will appreciate your focus on sustainability. Plus, reducing your carbon footprint can attract more loyal customers, […]

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Shared Value And Long-Term Competitiveness

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Shared value – the idea that social issues can be incorporated into core business strategies to benefit both society and a firm’s financial success – has received renewed attention with the recent publication  of Michael Porter’s article in the Harvard Business Review (I highly recommend the read). The shared value message is not very different […]

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Sustainability Strategy – Inside Out

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Sustainability is, at its core, a fundamentally strategic issue, but how many companies see it that way? If one had to rank sustainability performance on a continuum, one might see that companies could be categorised into 3 groups:  they are either ‘laggards’, ‘adopters’ or ‘forerunners’. Laggards Laggards have little or no interest in the implications […]

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Green Awards And Certifications – Which Is Right For Your Business?

Green Awards And Certifications

Ever thought about getting certified for your environmental efforts. If so you might have done some research and discovered that there are loads of various types of green awards and certifications on the market. Being able to achieve a green award or green certification is useful as you can use it to confidently promote your […]

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