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Build Your Business Success With Six Green Best Practices

Did you know that today over a dozen companies sell more than a billion dollars EVERY YEAR in green products? Here are some examples: Costco is now the largest organic food retailer. They sell $4 billion of organic food annually. … Continue reading

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Five Ways To Lower Your Business Electric Bills

Electric bills are going higher. Your business must act now because the utilities in over a dozen states are projecting 5-15% annual electricity price increases. Only five states have utilities that do not project higher prices in the coming year. … Continue reading

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Gamification: HR Solution For Engaging Work Associates To Go Green

Gamification is growing into a valuable human resources tool for motivating work associates to cut costs by adopting sustainable best practices. Gamification is the use of game design and mechanics to engage people in changing their behaviors. Think Farmville played … Continue reading

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HR Best Practices: Motivating Work Associates To Go Green

Developing programs that motivate work associates to go green is an emerging value creation path for human resources professionals. The case-study evidence is growing rapidly that work associate adoption of sustainable best practices results in reduced costs and increased sales. … Continue reading

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Green Supply Chain ROI

“Our business revenues are directly tied to winning competitive bids,” explains Elizabeth Barry, Chief Sustainability Officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies. “Over the last couple of years an increasing number of our customers are inserting into their bid packages questions … 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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Staples EcoEasy Global Challenge: Green Teams From India, China, Singapore, USA

Staples, the office supply chain, has been a pioneer among businesses going green. One example of their leadership is hosting an annual EcoEasy Global Challenge. This challenge attracts competing teams from around the world proposing green product innovations. I am honored … Continue reading

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