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Business Sustainability: Leveraging the Power of Organic Growth

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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How does your business grow? By profit alone?

The Power is in the Question

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Too many organizations underestimate the power of asking their stakeholders important questions in a timely manner. Even worse, too many firms treat their internal disputes and disagreements as sensitive information to be hoarded rather than as valuable insight to be shared.  On the flip side, our eco friendly consulting subscribes to the likes of Tom Peters,

Searching for Sustainability Indicators

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Is sustainable progress an absolute or relative measure?  Is it common or unique to a specific application or pursuit? 

Energy and Transportation: Kilowatt Ours

World Centric Film Series, Fall 2010
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We're back again, by popular demand! Don't miss our third "Films of Hope and Vision" film series presenting Kilowatt Ours: A Plan to Re-Engergize America by Jeff Barrie, this upcoming Friday, September 24.

Provocative films and great discussion! 

Free Friday Night Film Series at World Centric, 7:30 - 9:30 P.M.  Sponsored by Silicon Valley Action Network, Transition Silicon Valley, World Centric, Acterra, and Transition Palo Alto.

World Centric Community Space Wheelchair Accessible
2121 Staunton Court, Palo Alto, CA 94306

Press Release

We're back again, by popular demand! Don't miss our third "Films of Hope and Vision" film series presenting Kilowatt Ours: A Plan to Re-Engergize America by Jeff Barrie, this upcoming Friday, September 24.

Provocative films and great discussion! 

Free Friday Night Film Series at World Centric, 7:30 - 9:30 P.M.  Sponsored by Silicon Valley Action Network, Transition Silicon Valley, World Centric, Acterra, and Transition Palo Alto.

World Centric Community Space Wheelchair Accessible
2121 Staunton Court, Palo Alto, CA 94306

Anvil's CSR Report Released

Summary: 

When we decided to produce our first Corporate Social Responsibility Report (CSR Report), we knew we wanted to do something different. We wanted something simple and honest. Our goal with this report-and with the CSR Experience, where all this information is also available - is to share with you how Anvil sees corporate responsibility, what we did about it in 2008 and 2009, and what we're doing about it in the short and long-term future.

View Anvil's CSR Report

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When we decided to produce our first Corporate Social Responsibility Report (CSR Report), we knew we wanted to do something different. We wanted something simple and honest. Our goal with this report-and with the CSR Experience, where all this information is also available - is to share with you how Anvil sees corporate responsibility, what we did about it in 2008 and 2009, and what we're doing about it in the short and long-term future.

View Anvil's CSR Report

Worksite Wellness and Sustainability: Bringing Fitness to the Bottom Line

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Because most adults spend a majority of their waking hours at work, a sustainable working environment is critical.  The work site, organizational culture and working environment are powerful influences on behavior.   Wellness programs have been used as instruments to address weight reduction, reduced stress levels, improved physical fitness, health, and well being.   But did you know they are also linked to business sustainability

Ready for REDD+? Connecting forests to carbon emissions markets

An interview with Dorjee Sun, CEO of Carbon Conservation
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In this episode, we are joined by Dorjee Sun, CEO of Carbon Conservation, a forest carbon financing and management company, to talk about the work his company is doing to protect forests and help get these carbon reduction markets out of the woods. Listen to the episode at www.ceres.org/podcast.

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In this episode, we are joined by Dorjee Sun, CEO of Carbon Conservation, a forest carbon financing and management company, to talk about the work his company is doing to protect forests and help get these carbon reduction markets out of the woods. Listen to the episode at www.ceres.org/podcast.

CSR & The Job Hunt: What 51 MBA Students Can Accomplish In One Summer - A blog by Aman Singh

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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. 

Does Your Commuter Bike have a Name?

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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How many short trips do you make by car daily?  Think about it…maybe a quick jaunt to pick up some milk or items for dinner.  Run to the post office?  Drop off kids at sports practice?  Approximately 40% of all trips in the US are two miles or less.  Considering that each trip in the car is contributing to issues of the environment, an alternative solution is bike commuting.  

FishChoice.com 2.0: Offering Sustainable Seafood Buyers Improved Online Access to More Sources

Regional searchability, aggregated sustainability information and more producer information.
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Fort Collins, CO - September 15, 2010 - www.FishChoice.com, a free, online tool, which helps chefs and retailers source more sustainable seafood, is releasing version 2.0 with new features developed through user feedback.

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