Monthly Archives: April 2009

Apr
23
2009
Green Plus Participating in SJF Summit on the New Green Economy

What: SJF Summit on the New Green Economy When: June 2-3, 2009 Where: Durham Marriott Convention Center, Durham, NC Register now for SJF’s Summit on the New Green Economy: How to Make it Work. After four successful annual Cleantech CEO Panels in New York, SJF is expanding its event to …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Apr
21
2009
Economic Stimulus Follow-up Roundtable - May 6

Presenter:  Jeremy Todd Browner, Esq. Hot Topic:  “How do I get my hands on some stimulus bill money?” When: Wednesday, May 6, 2009 from 11:30 to 1:00 PM Where: Chamber Office at 104 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill Who should attend: developers, architects, auto dealers, commercial/residential builders, computer service companies, …

Apr
14
2009
Institute for Sustainable Development Partners with Five N.C. Research Triangle Chambers of Commerce to Help Small Businesses Become Sustainable

Institute for Sustainable Development Partners with Five N.C. Research Triangle Chambers of Commerce to help small businesses become sustainable Five North Carolina Research Triangle area chambers of commerce announced formal partnerships today with the Institute for Sustainable Development to offer Green Plus, a program providing affordable  sustainability expertise to small …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Apr
6
2009
The Best Places For Business And Careers -- Raleigh #1

The Triangle produced 2,062 home sales in November of 2009, a 71 percent increase from November 2008, the North Carolina Association of Realtors reports. On a month-to-month basis, the number of Triangle home sales ticked up 1 percent from October’s tally of 2,009 sales. Click here to read more. Triangle …

Apr
4
2009
"Going Green to Get the Green" - May 12 at the Triangle Success Forum in Raleigh

Join local leaders at the 2009 Triangle Success Forum to hear the business case behind going green. Learn how your business can become more sustainable and see a positive bottom line impact, impact, and hear from three Triangle businesses (Chapel Hill Restaurant Group, Bland Landscaping, and iContact) who have used …

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Chris has spent over 20 years helping communities utilize sustainability, social entrepreneurship, and philanthropy as catalysts for economic growth. Chris serves as Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development and the Green Plus™ -- a program dedicated to helping America's...
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Apr
3
2009
Where Gadgets Go to Die: Facility Strips, Rips and Recycles

When gadgets die, they go to a place like the one pictured here – if they’re lucky. Recently, the Environmental Protection Agency came under fire for allowing U.S. tech companies to export millions of pounds of hazardous, used electronics to Asian countries where they are recycling with a lot less …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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