business growth

Fair Trade USA Expands Leadership Team and Invests in the Future With Key C-Suite Hires, New Board Chairman

New leadership positions organization for significant growth to reach and empower even more farmers and workers around the globe.
Press Release

OAKLAND, Calif., July 19, 2018 /3BL Media/ Fair Trade USA, the award-winning social enterprise and leading certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, welcomes Mark Gunton as Chief Operating Officer, Nancy Girouard as Chief Financial Officer, Anna Banks as Chief Marketing Officer and James White as Chairman of the Board.  These new hires underscore the organization’s commitment to foster a culture of innovation, drive efficient operations and expand impact on farmers and workers around the world.

Sourcing Renewable Energy for Your Business: Worth its Weight in Gold/Green

By Rosie Helson, Natural Capital Partners
Article

An increasing number of companies are making public commitments to power their operations with renewable energy, but convincing senior management that the investment is worth it can still be a difficult task. Evidence of improvements to ESG ratings and reputation make the task easier.

Deloitte: Future Leaders Say Business Must Encourage Innovation for Growth, to Retain Talent, and Positively Impact Society

While Millennials value innovation in an employer, only 26 percent of those surveyed believe their current organization’s leaders encourage practices that foster innovation
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 View the Deloitte Millenial Survey results, visit: www.deloitte.com/millennialsurvey

Press Release

 View the Deloitte Millenial Survey results, visit: www.deloitte.com/millennialsurvey

SME Sustainable Business Strategies to End 2011 Green

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
Blog
A business plan is a map that leads an organization on one of an endless number of possible journeys.  It provides a common understanding to internal stakeholders and is a communication tool to the external world of company’s values, goals, and business sustainability strategies.  How has your 2011 business plan played out?  Has your business benefited from the cost savings and revenue building opportunities that business sustainability offers?  

How will Regionalized Global Growth Affect Sustainability Planning?

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
Blog
With little debate on the fact that we have reached the bottom of the global downturn and are entering a period of resurgent growth, there is however, a differing of opinion on the speed, location, and stability of economic prosperity.  The CFO Magazine article, The Great Divide, explores what the post describes as the look and feel of the economic recovery.  Examining the wide range in growth by global region, the article examines two extremes:
 
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