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The seven steps to corporate sustainability transformation

I was taught that true vision is the courage to build a pathway over a seemingly unbridgeable chasm so that others can also find a way across.<p>The release of the world's most comprehensive CEO sustainability study shows that the majority of companies, seeing the edge of the abyss draw closer, have …

Sustainability

Creating a sharing co-operative future

<b>The rise of collaboration fuelled by digital platforms is paving the way for a new, more sustainable ‘sharing economy’, argues Telefónica UK’s head</b> …

Homemade Pasta Recipes, Because It's So Much Better Fresh

If you haven't ventured past the convenience of dried pasta, it's time to make some changes in your life. We have nothing against dried pasta -- there is definitely a time and a place for it, and in fact, sometimes there's nothing better for a quick and satisfying weeknight dinner. If you've ever …

The 5 Yoga Poses You Should Do Every Morning

Morning time: The birds are singing, you haven’t checked your e-mail yet, and you have a moment of peace before the day attacks. This is your opportunity to start the day off right. Like the common belief that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, your morning exercise routine is one of …

10 Easy Ways To Sneak Greek Yogurt Into Your Diet

Love Greek yogurt? You're not alone. In 2012, retail sales of the creamy treat increased more than 50 percent to reach $1.6 billion, according to one report -- all while non-Greek yogurt sales have decreased. Even Pinkberry has gone Greek.<p>And this is one food trend with some health benefits behind …

The Evolution Of Work

Work is clearly evolving which means that we are seeing new technologies and behaviors enter our organizations. These new behaviors and technologies are largely being fueled by the consumer web and now organizations are struggling to adapt. Over the past few months I explored the Five Trends …

When You Just Don't Fit In At The Office

Four and a half years ago Forbes merged its dot-com and magazine editorial staffs, and we magazine editors got a dose of culture shock. We were used to coming and going as we pleased. We had few meetings. Especially in the mid- and upper-level ranks, we didn’t socialize together much. Having moved …

How To Save Money On Groceries By Cooking With Kitchen Scraps

Great news: There's a surefire way to save money on groceries every week, no coupon-clipping required. Full disclosure: It's going to require some effort.<p>Save some bucks on food by making the most of kitchen scraps. No, it's not the most exciting way to save, but it really works.<p>Almost every meal …

Bike theft: engraving improves odds of getting it back

Most bikes stolen by a small group of repeat criminals, police say<p>Bike theft is problem in any city, but instead of "stealing" your bike back, a …

Triple-Strength Leadership

A decade ago Coca-Cola faced a major crisis in South India. The government and several NGOs objected so strongly to its water consumption that it was banned from soft-drink production in the region. The company uses water not just in the drink itself but also in the manufacturing process. Making a …

Stella & Dot Founder Jessica Herrin: I'm 'Living My One Precious Life In Accordance With My Values'

<i>What does it take to get to the top -- without losing your center? Our “Making It Work” series profiles successful, dynamic women who are standouts in their fields, peeling back the "hows" of their work and their life, taking away lessons we can all apply to our own.</i><p>When Jessica Herrin started …

Tech ignorance not bliss for bosses

Kim Peacock was only a few weeks into her general manager's job at Edelman public relations in Vancouver when she noticed that an employee had retweeted one of her Twitter posts with an unfamiliar #FF hashtag.<p>Having just arrived from a management position at social media company HootSuite Media …

The 5 Must-Have Qualities Of The Modern Employee

A few weeks ago I wrote an article covering the 5 Must-Have Qualities Of The Modern Manager. However it’s not just the managers that need to adapt and evolve to the changing workplace; it’s also the non-managerial employees. As I mentioned in the previous article dramatic changes in the way we work …