Beth Owen

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Fair Trade is a tangible contribution to the fight against poverty, climate change and global economic crises. The World Bank reports that more than …

How to Invest in the Global Renewable Energy Sector

The global renewable energy industry reached $476.3 billion in 2014 and is expected to grow at a 10.3% compound annual growth rate to $777.6 billion …

The state of private investment in conservation

Economists and businesses traditionally have viewed most natural resources as raw material inputs. To have ultimate value, these resources generally …

Credit Suisse

Investors Are Pouring Money Into Conservation Efforts (It’s Actually A Great Investment)

Which is a good thing, but the environmental sector needs to make sure that their investment opportunities are backed by enough data to keep attracting big funds.<p>From sustainable “blue economy” projects to restoration projects for wetlands, streams, and animal habitats, conservation-related …

Private finance for conservation sees rapid growth

<b>Between 2004 and 2015, the private sector channelled $8.2 billion into investments seeking environmental benefits – as well as financial returns</b> …

Conservation

The Infographic That Will Revolutionize Your Approach To Content Creation

10-March-2017 | Customer Experience<p>Here’s an important question: When you come up with your content marketing strategy, do you consider the …

Life Reimagined

How To Answer "What's Your Biggest Mistake?"<p>How to Halve Your Sugar — and Eat It, Too!<p>Stretch Your Body, Stretch Your Lifespan<p>Caution! These 10 Drugs …

The Trump administration can’t entirely roll back progress on climate change. Here’s why.

Environmentalists are not happy with the Trump administration. There are rumors that Trump may withdraw from the landmark Paris agreement on climate change. And Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the former CEO of ExxonMobil, is probably unlikely to champion U.S. environmental priorities in his …

Climate

Investing is now about more than just risk and return

Investing often means owning stock in large, corporate companies that may not make friends in the environmental community. It’s hard to avoid, …

Glass Half Full: The Decline and Rebirth of the Legal Profession

Shared via Kindle. Description: The hits keep coming for the American legal profession. Law schools are churning out too many graduates, depressing …

The Lawyer Bubble: A Profession in Crisis

Shared via Kindle. Description: A noble profession is facing its defining moment. From law schools to the prestigious firms that represent the …

4 Reasons Nonprofits Should Use Marketing Automation

Who's got money? Donors do. That's why relationships with donors are the cornerstone of nonprofits. Without donors, nonprofits wouldn't find any success in their fundraising efforts. Marketing automation will help your nonprofit maintain its relationships with donors through the use of personalized …

Marketing

This Monster Wind Turbine Just Set a New Record For Energy Output

Each blade weighs 35 tonnes.<p>A new offshore wind turbine has produced more energy over a 24-hour period than any other commercially available turbine, …

Renewable Energy

A Natural Solution to Water Security

New report analyzes 4,000 cities to demonstrate the health, climate and biodiversity benefits of source water protection<p>January 2017<p>Nairobi Water …

Open Advocate

The DLAW template has made New Mexico Legal Aid's website much easier to organize and keep updated. Abhijeet Chavan and his team at Urban Insight are …

Piecing Together the Community Energy Puzzle

<i>By Subin Varghese, Community Renewable Energy Director</i><p>What if you could use your consumer power and investment dollars to drive a fast and equitable …

Warning: Frozen Arctic Lakes Melt One Day Earlier Per Year

A new study from the University of Southampton revealed that Arctic lakes, which is usually frozen and covered with ice during winter months, is …

Global Warming

The Measure of a Good Company

The summary of our recent debate on <i>The future of anti-corruption prosecution</i> is now on the website – see below. GDPR is our next topic, with events …

The Conflict Between a Corporation’s Global Standards and National Law

<b>by Ben W. Heineman, Jr.</b><b>Excerpted from The Inside Counsel Revolution: Resolving the Partner-Guardian Tension by Ben W. Heineman, Jr. (Ankerwycke,</b> …

Rights & Freedoms

Business Ethics | The Magazine of Corporate Responsibility

“B-Corp” is a certification awarded by the non-profit B Lab to for-profit companies which meet rigorous standards of social and environmental …

Identifying, Ranking, and Sharing Management Ideas

by Thinkers50 | Feb 23, 2018 | Blog, Brightline Initiative Strategy Blog<p>Face-to-face, Richard D’Aveni is a big man, with incisively large opinions; …

The Conscious Entrepreneur: A Guide to Maximizing Your Potential for Success, Freedom, and Happiness Kindle Edition

In this profound introduction to conscious entrepreneurship, author and business coach Laura C. Cannon teaches you how to harness your unique gifts …

People Over Profit: Break the System, Live with Purpose, Be More Successful Kindle Edition

<b>Serial entrepreneur and business visionary Dale Partridge reveals seven core beliefs that create success by putting people first.</b><p>Every day major …

Directed by Purpose: How to Focus on Work That Matters, Ignore Distractions and Manage Your Attention over the Long Haul (Six Simple Steps to Success) (Volume 5)

<b>Find Your ONE THING That Will Relentlessly Guide You</b><p>Imagine waking every day and immediately beginning something deeply meaningful. Imagine bypassing …

Managing for Happiness: Games, Tools, and Practices to Motivate Any Team

<b>A practical handbook for making management great again</b><p><i>Managing for Happiness</i> offers a complete set of practices for more effective management that …

Be Human Project - Be Human Project

latest articles<p>Feb 2, 2017<p>We are just weeks away from hosting our sixth Be Human Project Salon: Invisible Dynamics of Leadership on March 16th. Our …

Managing for Happiness - Management 3.0

After Jurgen Appelo’s awesome response to his November 2014 release of the now sold-out <b>#Workout: Games, Tools & Practices to Engage People, Improve</b> …

How Animals Can Improve Our Workspaces

The Impact of Animals in Our Lives<p>http://blog.deliveringhappiness.com/animals-improve-our-workspaces<p>article

Make Happy Work

Creating a happier world.One person, community and company at a time.<p>Science tells us that people are bad at predicting what keeps us happy. It also …

Sick of writing for pennies?

Smart freelance writers are laying plans NOW to move up and out of the mills and finally start earning what they’re worth. And why we’ve put together …