2011

GM's Rob Threlkeld Discusses Opportunities for Renewable Energy

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As we close out the week, we are sharing the final video we produced in alignment with GM's "2011 Corporate Sustainability Report".  

In this video, Rob Threlkeld, GM's Manager of Renewable Energy, Rob talks about all of the opportunities for renewable energy and how GM is taking advantage across the globe.

ACS Deputy Chief Medical Officer Shares his Thoughts on Some of the Most Memorable Cancer Headlines of 2011

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According to Dr. Len Lichtenfeld, deputy chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society, we have made a substantial amount of progress in the treatment of cancer over the past few years, and 2011 has been exceptionally interesting. Here's his list of the top cancer headlines of 2011 and why they matter.

SME Sustainable Business Strategies to End 2011 Green

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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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?  

Six Sustainability Trends to Watch in 2011

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It’s that time of year when we reflect on the past twelve months and start planning for the next cycle. With that in mind, here's our pick of the sustainability trends that emerged in 2010 that we anticipate will continue to grow in prominence in 2011.

A quick snapshot:

  • SIRAN (Sustainable Investment Research Analyst Network) reported that 93 of the S&P 100 now disclose at least some sustainability information.

The 10 Challenges to CSR in 2011

Business Leaders Reveal Their Top Priorities in Sustainability
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Business leaders from Unilever, Suncor and a dozen other organizations met to identify their greatest challenges in sustainability. Facilitator Tima Bansal, a professor of strategic management, distilled the group's findings into 10 key priorities.

 
Read the full report.
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Business leaders from Unilever, Suncor and a dozen other organizations met to identify their greatest challenges in sustainability. Facilitator Tima Bansal, a professor of strategic management, distilled the group's findings into 10 key priorities.

 
Read the full report.

Revamping Your 2011 Communication Plan

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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What Does Personal Sustainability Success Look Like in 2011?

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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The value of sustainability is frequently discussed in the context of business processes and practices.  However, the ability to translate incentives and marks of progress of the personal side of sustainability can sometimes be less obvious and usually more difficult. 

Living Green in 2011: How to Get Started

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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First comes the New Year, and then comes the resolutions.  With eco awareness on the rise, it's not surprising that many New Year's resolutions are to start living green.   While green living may be the new buzz word, to start doing it may take some definition.

Staffing for a Bright 2011

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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The ability to identify, select, develop, and retain quality resources has always been key to long-term business sustainability - even before ‘sustainability’ defined its current roll in the business world.  As we approach the beginning of what will be a dynamic 2011, now is the perfect opportunity to expand the talents of your base and build bench strength of top ‘green’ talent for the future.  

Order the Perfect Holiday Gift – A Special 2011 Calendar that Benefits Breast Cancer Survivors

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All4One Alliance has the perfect gift for all the women on your list – the 2011 Show Us Your BRA!™ Calendar. This unique wall calendar features “bra-art” designs by celebrities including singer, India.Arie and fashion designer, Rebecca Minkoff, as well as local artists. The original, often-humorous bra-art images are accompanied by inspirational quotes and helpful breast health tips and reminders.

 
The best part of this gift though, is that it gives twice – 100% of the proceeds from your $15 purchase of the calendar benefit the All4One Alliance, a partnership of four nonprofit organizations which provide free breast prostheses and post-mastectomy bras to underserved women with breast cancer.
 
Embrace the holiday spirit and purchase yours now at www.all4onealliance.org.
 
All4One Alliance is a partnership among The Breast Form Fund, CancerCare, Cancer Resource Foundation, Inc., and Luminous Breast Cancer Foundation, with generous support from Amoena, the leading manufacturer of breast care products, to improve the quality of life for underserved women living with and beyond breast cancer. Learn more at www.all4onealliance.org.

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All4One Alliance has the perfect gift for all the women on your list – the 2011 Show Us Your BRA!™ Calendar. This unique wall calendar features “bra-art” designs by celebrities including singer, India.Arie and fashion designer, Rebecca Minkoff, as well as local artists. The original, often-humorous bra-art images are accompanied by inspirational quotes and helpful breast health tips and reminders.

 
The best part of this gift though, is that it gives twice – 100% of the proceeds from your $15 purchase of the calendar benefit the All4One Alliance, a partnership of four nonprofit organizations which provide free breast prostheses and post-mastectomy bras to underserved women with breast cancer.
 
Embrace the holiday spirit and purchase yours now at www.all4onealliance.org.
 
All4One Alliance is a partnership among The Breast Form Fund, CancerCare, Cancer Resource Foundation, Inc., and Luminous Breast Cancer Foundation, with generous support from Amoena, the leading manufacturer of breast care products, to improve the quality of life for underserved women living with and beyond breast cancer. Learn more at www.all4onealliance.org.

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