Business Sustainability

EcoSmiles - By Kathrin Winkler

Kathrin ("Kate") Winkler is Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer at EMC Corporation, and write extensively for her blog, Interconnected Blog.
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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Why Small Business May Change the Face of Sustainability

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Small business owners and entrepreneurs now makeup over half of worldwide employment, and these numbers continue to grow as the US and global economy shows signs of recovery.  With a dramatic increase in new jobs falling into this category, the traditional face of small business is changing dramatically.  With it, so too may be the qualities and measures of sustainable business.
 

Business Sustainability: To What End?

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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If the corporate actions of the first quarter are any indication of the future, then business sustainability is truly the mindset for 2011 and beyond.  The nearing horizon of financial recovery is creating a  stronger incentive for business sustainability, and more companies and individuals are reaping the reward of applied sustainability concepts.  But to what end?  When will we know that we are finished?

Business Sustainability: Bringing New Meaning to Life/Work Balance

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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In today’s multifunctional and multi-connected world, even the most disciplined and stress-free of individuals often find it irresistible to check-in.  The need to check our voice and email messages is just far too easy on the endless range of personal devices.  As a result, we are sucked into the office and our thoughts and mindset are immediately pulled back into work mode.  The question: How do we find that critical work/life balance in today’s world?

How to Navigate the Business Sustainability Dashboard

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Business leaders are always looking for new and innovative ways to improve their businesses.  One of the most dramatic ways to reshape your entire company, from top to bottom, is to examine the processes that run through it.   However, change without direction can often be scary proposition. 

A Mutual View of Sustainability in an Increasingly Positive Market

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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With the road to economic recovery taking greater shape every day, one may falsely be led to believe that there is less need for sustainability action.  For an unprepared organization, business sustainability risk can be equally severe in good times and bad.  For a static supply chain the affect can be even worse. 

Who is Defining Business Sustainability?

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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With climate change and the business case for sustainable business strategies still hotly debated, is it a wonder why more businesses and individuals aren't boldly communicating business sustainability programs and results.  As the sustainability space evolves with emerging labels, guidelines, definitions, and reporting structures (not to mention domestic legislation and global agreements), it’s accompanied by critics internal and external to the space.  Gra

Ceres: SEC Climate Change Disclosures Need More Work - By Leon Kaye

Leon Kaye writes extensively for the GoGreenPost - where sustainability meets sensible.
Summary: 

The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Practicing the Zen of Business Sustainability

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Zen - Chinese, Ch'an. Buddhism . a Mahayana movement, introduced into china in the 6th century a.d. and into japan in the 12th century, that emphasizes enlightenment for the student by the most direct possible means

Expanding Perspectives of Business Sustainability Risk

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Discussed in great detail in previous posts, business sustainability risk affects every aspect of a company and its external relationships. While some of the risks may be obvious, some hidden and intangible threats may prove to have the greatest impacts.  However, digging into greater detail, these threats to unprepared organizations or traditional business models can sometimes go unnoticed.  How is this possible? 

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