11 Oct '11, 1pm

Acting Locally: Effective Steps for Developing a Local Green Business Council

Acting Locally: Effective Steps for Developing a Local Green Business Council

Step Two: Gather Key Stakeholders and Launch the Group. Once you have determined the need for a local green business group that aligns with your sustainability and business objectives, the next step is to invite a select number of targeted partners or members to join. This should include sustainability leaders representing a cross section of businesses in the area. In the invitation, identify that the goal of the group is to come together with the purpose of sharing best practices and collaborating on projects with the goal of driving change locally. Hold the initial meeting at your business or a neutral location, like a nearby Arboretum or Nature Center.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/10/11/acting-loca...

Tweets

GrowSmartBusiness: Where Do Consumers Learn Abo...

networksolutions.com 10 Oct '11, 10am

Most Americans (69 percent) said that if their local newspaper went out of business, it wouldn’t have a major impact on th...

US Green Building Council Raises LEED Standards...

sustainablebusiness.com 11 Oct '11, 4pm

The US Green Building Council (USGBC) is implementing major upgrades in LEED certification standards for buildings in 2012...

Locally sourced luxury...this is how "Just Luxe" descibed us in their fantastic luxury guide this week. For more...

Locally sourced luxury...this is how "Just Luxe...

justluxe.com 11 Oct '11, 6pm

"Authentic thought" is what epitomizes Carneros Inn. Each detail, down to the soap bars and rocking chairs, has a story of...

Green Business: Ecotricity

Green Business: Ecotricity

theecologist.org 11 Oct '11, 10am

Dale Vince, the founder, of Ecotricity, didn’t start out planning to build a business worth an estimated £100 million. In ...

Launches Exact Match For Local Small Businesses

youngupstarts.com 12 Oct '11, 1pm

Hyperlocal is in. According to media research consultancy BIA/Kelsey , approximately 17-percent of Internet searches are l...

28 OCT : LOCAL MOTION AT

28 OCT : LOCAL MOTION AT

homeclub.com.sg 16 Oct '11, 1pm

28 OCT : LOCAL MOTION AT HOME CLUB Leave a Comment LOCALMOTION is a gig happening at Home Club every now and then, organis...

Which is better: Buying Local or Fair Trade? No...

treehugger.com 11 Oct '11, 5pm

We've often examined the debate over which is greener, buying local or buying fair trade (or organic, or seasonal...). Typ...

Obama’s jobs council hearts environmental destr...

grist.org 11 Oct '11, 7pm

The Fortune 500 CEOs who make up the president's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness are all about building Keystone XL , ...

10 Steps to a Successful SEO Migration Strategy

10 Steps to a Successful SEO Migration Strategy

searchenginewatch.com 10 Oct '11, 11am

One of the most critical aspects of a search optimization campaign is to have a comprehensive and effective strategy to ha...

Nominees for the International Green Awards 201...

eco-business.com 17 Oct '11, 12am

The range and variety of applications found much appreciation amongst our international judging panel and provided many av...

Video: Developing Domain Names Into Brands: Epi...

igoldrush.com 10 Oct '11, 2pm

Mini-Site – A mini-site is a great place to start when you begin developing domains from parked pages. These are small, 5-...