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    Can Telecommuting Benefit Your Business?

    by on October 13, 2011

    Although many companies remain reluctant to offer telecommuting to their employees, there is growing evidence of the benefit from flexible working arrangements for the environment and for your business. The Telework Research Network estimates that telecommutin…

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    How China's Growing Energy Demand Impacts Your Small Business

    by on October 6, 2011

    In 2010, China’s demand for energy exceeded that of any other country for the first time, even surpassing the energy consumption of the United States. BP’s 2011 Statistical Review of World Energy showed China as using a full 20.3 percent of last year’s g…

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    Attending Green Business Events

    by on September 29, 2011

    For any business with an interest in pursuing sustainability initiatives, it can be a challenge to keep up to date on the constantly evolving ideas that can help you meet these green goals. From new best practices to new product developments, remaining indepen…

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    The Role of Small Business in Greening the U.S. Military

    by on September 22, 2011

    The United States military’s global presence and its wide variety of responsibilities create a significant need for support from small businesses in achieving its initiatives. This increasingly includes support for a large number of eco-friendly initiatives,…

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    Take it Offsite: Have a Green Company Outing

    by on September 15, 2011

    Remember those sunny days back in school when the teacher would take class outside?  While the lesson plan was the same, being outside added a new, exciting dynamic to group learning.  In fact, according to studies, children who are taught outdoors increase …

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    Five Ways to Use Green To Grow Your Business with Marketing and PR

    by on September 1, 2011

    Green messaging is everywhere these days – from billboards to magazine advertisements, restaurant menus to gas pumps.  There’s a reason for that.  While going green can drive down costs and can mean big savings from an operations standpoint, the flip sid…

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    Do Green Hotels Get More Guests?

    by on August 25, 2011

    As businesses across industries are learning, going green is all about the numbers.  Hospitality and lodging is no different. If you’re in the lodging biz, how would you like to increase your bookings by 7.5 percent in the next year?  That’s the jump in co…

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    Carbon Confusion: Deciphering Your Carbon Impact and the Alternatives for Offsetting It

    by on August 18, 2011

    Carbon footprints, renewable energy certificates, carbon offsets, green tags, carbon credits – global warming has introduced a whole new vocabulary to businesses concerned about their effect on the environment.  With the new lingo comes a host of questions….

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