Monthly Archives: June 2011

3 Facts Why The Wall Street Journal Is Wrong To Criticize Pepsi’s CEO Indra Nooyi On Healthier Products Strategy

The soft drink world experienced an earthquake recently when Coke Zero displaced Pepsi as the number two soft drink behind Coke. The Wall Street Journal has now published an article questioning Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi’s strategy for expanding Pepsi’s product … Continue reading

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Living Roofs, Organic Urban Farming and E-waste Business Are Green Builds Business Projects Launched In Milwaukee

Milwaukee was the launch city for the Green Builds Business program created by the U.S Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce Foundation and funded by Walmart. As the implementing coach I was personally touched by the good and hard working business owners attending this … Continue reading

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The SMART Green Economic Revolution

A SMART Green Economic Revolution is reshaping what we buy, how we buy it and who we buy from. The smart part of this mega-trend revolution is the mobile smart phone and iPad that enables the consumer to execute two … Continue reading

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How A CFO Is Going Green, Deborah Parrish of Straus Family Creamery On Her Best Practices

Gaining the Finance Department’s approval of a sustainability project is often a major implementation barrier for many companies. Deborah Parrish is CFO at Straus Family Creamery and is pioneering innovations in local farming and the sale of organic foods. I interviewed … Continue reading

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How To Raise Angel Investments To Fund Your Green Start-Up Company!

How do I raise seed money from angel investors? That is the top question I receive from entrepreneurs looking to start a company. And even more so from entrepreneurs who are attempting to start a company to create social and … Continue reading

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Making Money: Investors Converting Chemical Farmland To Organic

A great investment is to buy a manufacturing facility generating products in such high demand they command higher prices. The organic food industry is now a $25 billion annual revenue industry offering its farms a market growing at a 20% … Continue reading

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Human Resources Going Green: Seven Green Teams Best Practices

Here’s the exciting news for Human Resources leaders: Green teams are emerging as The Secret Green Sauce path for many Human Resources departments successfully contributing toward their company’s efforts to grow revenues and cut costs through associate adoption of sustainable … Continue reading

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