The Role of Gratitude in Creating a Better World

By |2016-11-12T11:52:44-05:00March 29th, 2016|Executive Mindsets for Conscious Brands, Supplementary Content|

How grateful are you?  Does it matter?  Actually it does.  According to the video, The Benefits of Gratitude, Robert Emmons shares the results of his research on gratitude: better health, more happiness, and stronger connections to others. From a sustainability viewpoint, how does one express gratitude?  Within our sustainable business programs, we suggest considering  the [...]

What Are Your Stakeholders Saying about Sustainability Risk?

By |2016-11-12T11:52:51-05:00March 21st, 2016|Supplementary Content|

What are the forces that will shape the future face of business?  Will these forces reveal themselves as risks or opportunities?  How might your organization be affected?  The answer to these questions may be up for individual business interpretation; however, all roads appear to be leading to an eventual ‘sustainability intersection’. As the business world [...]

Eco Clovers for St. Patrick’s Day 2016

By |2016-11-12T11:52:51-05:00March 17th, 2016|Supplementary Content|

Did you know that there are about 10,000 regular three-leaf clovers for every lucky four-leaf clover?  Apparently, the number 4 has special meaning. It has come to be considered the number of labor and stability. Why?  In the maxim that art is "25% inspiration and 75% perspiration", four is the effort required to put the [...]

Giving Green Teams a Voice with Social Media Marketing to Align Sustainability Goals

By |2016-11-12T11:52:53-05:00February 26th, 2016|Supplementary Content|

Today’s business organizations are presented with the unique opportunity to increase profitability through greater eco awareness and the pursuit of a more sustainable business.  To gain and maintain a competitive advantage, sustainable business leaders are looking for ways to advance the CSR vision by aligning sustainable business strategies through shared values with employees. And many [...]