09 Apr '12, 5am

A launch pad for green and clean entrepreneurs

A launch pad for green and clean entrepreneurs

Have an idea for a cleantech or green business? Carrie Norton would like to talk with you. Over the past half decade or so, the number of aspiring entrepreneurs with some green or clean technology or idea seems to have skyrocketed. They come from everywhere: freshly minted MBAs, seasoned corporate refuges, do-it-yourselfers who have built a greener mousetrap, app makers, moonlighting engineers, freelancing designers, Mom-and-Pop outfits, and more. We receive their PR pitches regularly at GreenBiz; I hear about them from colleagues, friends, friends of friends, and veritable strangers who, by design or circumstance, find their way to my e-mail address. The vast majority of these enterprises are destined to fail, not necessarily because their ideas aren’t worthy, but because of flawed execution: insufficient market research, inadequate business skills, an overzealous busines...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/04/09/essential-basecam...

Tweets

Joel Makower in conversation with Carrie Norton...

greenbiz.com 09 Apr '12, 5am

The mission of Green Business Base Camp is to give aspiring entrepreneurs with green or cleantech ideas a crash course in ...

N.Korea rocket "on launch pad"

channelnewsasia.com 08 Apr '12, 2pm

TONGCHANG-RI, North Korea: North Korea's long-range rocket is on its launch platform, AFP reporters said Sunday, as the se...

Green Chix - GreenBuilder: Green Spring Cleanin...

greenbuildermag.com 08 Apr '12, 8pm

I personally love Spring Cleaning (no, I’m not crazy)! Think about it…the feeling of warm fresh air blowing through open w...

Marketing clean technology like we mean it

Marketing clean technology like we mean it

greenbiz.com 09 Apr '12, 11am

From a marketing and communications standpoint, 2011 should have been a wake-up call for the cleantech industry in the U.S...

greenville daily news

greenville daily news

greenbuildingelements.com 09 Apr '12, 8pm

A writer, producer and director, Meyers is editor and site director of Green Building Elements, a contributor to Clean Tec...

Rocket in position at launch pad in North Korea

Rocket in position at launch pad in North Korea

militarytimes.com 09 Apr '12, 1pm

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/04/ap-rocket-in-position-at-noth-korea-launch-pad-040912/ Rocket in position at lau...

Why do building professionals want to build #Gr...

greenbuildermag.com 12 Apr '12, 5pm

Why Do Building Professionals Build Green? 5/25/2011 Knowing the motivation for building green is an important aspect of m...

Check out what's new at #Green #Sustainable #Ro...

greenroof.com 09 Apr '12, 3pm

Save on energy Green roofs reduce the surface temperature of a roof by minimizing heat-absorbing surfaces. As a result, th...

How to Spring Clean While Keeping it Green

How to Spring Clean While Keeping it Green

feelgoodstyle.com 16 Apr '12, 11am

This one goes out to all my crafty, green-minded, DIY ladies! Recently I have been testing out my own cleaning products us...

@Assardx Here are a few continuing ed solutions for you

@Assardx Here are a few continuing ed solutions...

greensource.construction.com 16 Apr '12, 12am

Best Green Projects: Case Studies in Sustainable Design Success COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR Topics : material and technology cho...

Reminder: Green Business Entrepreneurs Summit R...

ecopreneurist.com 15 Apr '12, 10pm

The Green Business Entrepreneurs Success Summit is a FREE virtual, week long, alternative Green MBA , featuring the vision...

@missprint95 my friend writes this blog: also, i need to get derby tix from you on friday.

@missprint95 my friend writes this blog: also, ...

buildingmygreenlife.com 10 Apr '12, 10pm

As the Director of Sustainability at SHP Leading Design , I have the opportunity to make good, sustainable choices in my p...

Did you know that the dance space at the #IdeaCenter @playhousesquare is "green"? Check it out!

Did you know that the dance space at the #IdeaC...

greensource.construction.com 09 Apr '12, 12am

Idea Center at Playhouse Square is green in all the little ways that are common to projects today: energy-efficient equipm...

N.Korea rocket on launch pad?

channelnewsasia.com 07 Apr '12, 5am

SEOUL: North Korea may have moved the first stage of a long-range rocket on to its launch pad, ahead of its possible lift-...

#tcot #mil #sot North Korea sets up rocket boos...

stripes.com 08 Apr '12, 7am

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has set up the first-stage booster on a launch pad in the northwest part of the country i...