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    Carpooling With The CEO by Dr. Jörg Richter
    Published on April 15, 2014
    Our daily trip to the office plays an outsized role in our lives. Research has shown that workers with difficult commutes miss more work, are less healthy and are more stressed out. Simply put, the commute is often the worst part of the workday.
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    10 Ways To Keep Your Office Green All Year Long by harriettehalepis
    Published on April 22, 2014
    April 22nd marks Earth Day, and businesses around the world will be making some changes on that day. Things like cutting the lights a bit earlier, planting a company tree, working outside, and using less paper…

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employee of a green office

10 Ways To Keep Your Office Green All Year Long

It's easy to keep your office green. Here are some tips on making sure that your office is green on Earth Day – and the rest of the year.
carpooling

Carpooling With The CEO

Employees are relieving themselves of the burdens associated with their commutes by sharing rides with colleagues. Find out how this can be done easily.
Zady Co-founders Soraya Darabi and Maxine Bédat

Ease Your Fashion Conscience With Zady

Finding sustainable clothing is easy, but finding chic sustainable clothing is another story. Welcome to Zady, fashion’s clear conscience!
Business Efficiency And Climate Change: Two Sides Of The Same Coin

Business Efficiency And Climate Change: Two Sides Of The Same Coin

Whether you’re driven by ecological concern of not? There are clear benefits in mitigating your organisations footprint. Energy efficiency is another valuable measure of business efficiency and helps facilitate savings in time, resource and ultimately energy. Coupled with financial...
Orion Sun Tzu

Good Business Is About Good Energy Management

In atomic theory we can never really know where an electron is. At best we can describe how probable it is to find it in certain place but not exactly where it may be. Max Born's quote draws on...
social sabbatical

Social Sabbatical: Business Incubator In South Africa [Q&A]

SAP’s Social Sabbatical program offers short-term assignments to high-performing employees who participate in international, cross-functional teams dedicated to solving business challenges for entrepreneurs and small businesses in emerging markets. In addition to the global experience they gain, program participants...
Has The Era Of Greenwashing In Resource Sustainability Passed?

Has The Era Of Greenwashing In Resource Sustainability Passed?

I should have bought a Hummer when I had the chance. I could drive it without feeling any guilt. Know why? Because I hardly ever drive. I work from home most of the time. And even if I have...
sustainability as a core HR discipline

Sustainability As A Core HR Discipline

Haven’t hugged a tree lately, dear HR leader? Well, you’re not alone. According to the “State of Sustainable Business Survey 2013” by BSR, HR is among the least engaged corporate functions when it comes to sustainability. This is surprising...