Tag Archives: Earth 2017

Earth Day Commentary Asking Are We Watermelons

I was just called a watermelon on Facebook. Mirrors don’t lie. I must admit my bald round head does have a mellon shape. But they were not talking about my looks. Watermelons are people that are green on the outside … Continue reading

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Should Your Company Ban Soda

Reebok has banned soda at their U.S. headquarters. Is this a wakeup call for other businesses to be more involved on food issues impacting human health? Or is this a hornet nest that CEOs and business owners should avoid at … Continue reading

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Top Five CSR Actions That Win Millennial Customers

Millennials are driving a corporate social responsibility (CSR) revolution that is disrupting every company’s marketing strategy. For millennials, CSR is not an activity or organizational department. They view CSR as the foundational element for product design, function and end of … Continue reading

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Healthy Foods Achieve Mass Market Sales Levels

The biggest news from the Natural Product Expo 2016 was that the sale of healthy foods is now mainstream. A record 43% of Americans now say they make their food and beverage purchases using the criteria of human and environmental … Continue reading

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Top Four Ways to Know If You Are A Food Voter?

Life is getting complicated for numbers guys like me trying to place people in category buckets for analysis. For example, in today’s political environment how do you define a Republican or a Democrat? The fact that the answer to this … Continue reading

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Will Millennials and Boomers Unite or Fight Over Sustainability

The rise of millennials and the aging of the boomer generation is reshaping America. In 2017 50% of the U.S. population will be 50 years old or older. In 2017 the millennial generation will become both America’s most employed demographic … Continue reading

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How Cities Can Achieve Sustainable Economic Development

Tulsa, Oklahoma, is a great town with friendly, talented people. It has a downtown that urban millennials love with an attractive mix of loft-style housing, fun restaurants and entertainment. But Tulsa is also a town built on the success of the … Continue reading

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