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Is Your Janitorial Service Green?

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One of the absolute worst greenwashing offenders are janitorial services.  They are not alone in this misdirection because greenwashing is popular in many businesses.  There has been no way to establish a metric or measurement for Green in nearly any business.  How many companies have installed CFL bulbs and advertised the next day that they have “Gone Green”?   Yet, janitorial services have resisted the extra effort (and cost) of Green certification because they believe the no business is asking for Green vendors.

The Green Guide to Make Your Business Green

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The Green Business League has been helping businesses “Go Green” for the last 6 years, and our goal is to have every company implement some aspect of green within their day to day business practices.  Most business owners think that it is difficult and expensive to have an authentically green company, but that is simply not true.  We have recently developed free software that will help companies see how "Green" they really are, and it also will help them to become a certified green business.  The Green Path Software

Use Green Clause for RFP in a Green Business

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) December 22, 2010 - As the pendulum gradually swings to a more mainstream concept of Green business, there are some fundamentals that should come as a natural evolution of the process.  As I have often said, many of the Green practices that could be included in a business application are not an expense item, nor are they difficult to apply.  A Green clause paragraph seems like one of the most simplistic improvements for a Green business, but it goes a long way to improve the community and industries that your company serves.

Make Green Consulting Your Green Career

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) December 14, 2010 - With more than 30 million businesses in America alone, the question is how these stressed businesses will have the time and resources to develop a Green plan for their operation. The answer is that there is no good plan to accomplish this task, and nearly every business is confused and frustrated by the process. There are energy audit, trash audits, carbon footprints to calculate, offsets to purchase, water and air pollution, Green purchasing, and a growing number of compliance issues coming.

Green Job Grants Available for a Sustainable Career

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) December 2, 2010 - After hearing about Green jobs for nearly two years, those looking for a career as a Green Consultant may now apply for a Green Job Grant. Green Business League has received a $10,000 one-time grant for Green job creation.  This is a rare opportunity, and there is no assurance that the grant will be repeated, but the next 20 Green Consultants or Certified Sustainability Officers will get the grant.  When the money is gone, the program is over.

Put Your Business on the Green Path – New Software for Green Business

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) November 25, 2010 - How long do you think it will take to take your company Green?  How long would it take to get the businesses of your community to Go Green?  How long will we struggle to become a Green country?  At the current pace, we will still be struggling to reach Green compliance ten years from today, and that is simply how it is everywhere.  But, what if we could start fresh and develop a system so efficient, effective, and universally applicable that we could take a community or city into a Green program in just 30 days!  And what if

Green Business Comes from Green Behavior

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) November 1, 2010 - There are different approaches to the environmental issues we face today.  We see some organizations that are addressing buildings, homes, and their owners.  But what about the rest of the business and homes that would like to become green certified?  Do they have to build, renovate, or add expense changes to improve their carbon footprint?  The answer is No; we can start by understanding that going Green is about individual behavior of every one on this planet.

The Most Secure Green Job in America

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) October 20, 2010 - While many are wondering where all the Green jobs are, there is a groundswell of important opportunities for those who want to participate in the environmental revolution. It might help to understand that there are 30 million businesses in America, and they are all going to Go Green sooner or later.  Those who understand the dynamics at work in our world know that businesses must become Green and sustainable.  As we cross over 7 billion people in the world on our way to 9 billion, we know that we can no longer consume and waste resources in mindless

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