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Sustainability 101: Just What this Business Manager and Global Relief Director Needed

By Suanne deBoer I’ve just completed The Natural Step’s Sustainability 101 course and feel compelled to combine my business management experience and training with my commitment to social responsibility and sustainability.  The message of sustainability is so simple and yet … Continue reading

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Systemic change required: A comprehensive sustainability strategy is a leading business strategy

In a system, everything is connected to everything.  It is messy.  That is why Descartes and those who followed him in the 16th Century introduced linear procedures of thinking, dualisms and rationality as aspects of modern consciousness.  We are stuck with … Continue reading

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Sustainability for Profit – Drifting from the Core Message

Is a sustainability initiative best justified by showing the potential benefits to your companies bottom line? At first look, it would appear so.  One of the great things about sustainability initiatives is that they often go hand in hand with maximizing … Continue reading

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From Science to Sustainability

So here it is! My first blog in the world of sustainability and I have to say that I’m incredibly excited to be a part of this amazing collection of ideas and experiences. First off, I have to make a … Continue reading

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Global CEOs say “complexity of implementation” is greatest barrier to business sustainability

Global CEOs say “complexity of implementation” is greatest barrier to business sustainability – meanwhile on the ground, environmentally conscious markets demand ISO 14001 in supply chains. Do you see the connection? Continue reading

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