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Aug
5
2009

Sustainable Strategic Planning Process

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Sustainable Strategic Planning Process

We are very excited to be working with local printing company and Green Plus Movers “A Better Image Printing” in creating a long-term Sustainability Strategic Plan.  Like many local businesses, Diana and Steve Minta, owners of A Better Image Printing, had already established a number of business practices that generate …

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A religion professor in college, Richard Overman, first awakened me to the fact that we live on, and are part of, a planet, and that this actually means something! Years of community organizing and ad hoc education prepared me for a career as an entrepreneur and management consultant, which I've...
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Jul
28
2009
Homewood Suites by Hilton Durham-Chapel Hill Mission Statement

  As part of the Hilton Family of Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton Durham-Chapel Hill will manage its business through a lens of sustainability to benefit this generation and those that follow. Through action and innovation, Homewood Suites will lead its segment in products and programs that:   – Enhance the guest experience …

Jul
26
2009
Thank You Green Plus, We Are Pleased to Be a Part of the Community

Welcome to My Eco Lamp, LLC!  We are delighted you stopped by.  My Eco Lamp offers eco-friendly lighting solutions for businesses.  Whether your business is small or large we have an affordable solution to your fluorescent recycling needs. We would love to hear from you.  If you have a question …

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Husband, Father of 2 boys and 1 girl. Very passionate about living naturally and helping others. Founder of Healthy Choice Home Care Founder of My Eco Lamp, LLC "Lamp Recycling Solutions" Very excited about helping businesses become better stewards of their end of life lamps.
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Jul
23
2009
Google Rewards for Going Green

Google is making big strides towards going green. They have instituted many different programs* to reduce their carbon footprint, but one in particular really stands out to me….

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Jan is a Coach, Teacher, Speaker and Author. Areas of expertise include performance management and corporate culture. Her specialty as a coach is working with women in leadership positions take charge in more effective ways, make things happen and inspire others to do the same.
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Jul
9
2009
Thirteen Businesses in Three States Receive Green Plus Recognition

Thirteen Businesses in Three States Receive Green Plus Recognition Four North Carolina Businesses Become Green Plus Certified; Companies in Pennsylvania and Connecticut Complete First Stage of Certification Thirteen businesses in the Green Plus program were recognized by the Institute for Sustainable Development for their exceptional efforts toward triple bottom line …

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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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Jun
11
2009
Lancaster Chamber Green Initiatives

Go Green Going green. Being environmentally responsible. Becoming eco-friendly. Reducing your carbon footprint. Regardless of how you describe it, it’s a national trend that can’t be ignored. And unlike most trends, our community’s commitment to living, working and playing while minimizing our impact on the environment is here to stay. …

Jun
1
2009
Bland Landscaping, Zemo Trevathan & Associates are Certified Green Plus

(Click here for the full story in the Herald Sun) The Institute for Sustainable Development has recognized two Research Triangle region businesses as Certified Green Plus: Bland Landscaping of Apex and Zemo Trevathan & Associates of Chapel Hill. Bland Landscaping is recognized as a national leader in its field in …

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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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May
29
2009
The Redwoods Group: Serving Others

The Redwoods Group, based in Morrisville, NC, is the nation’s largest provider of property and casualty insurance services to YMCAs and Jewish Community Centers (JCCs) and also offers these services to nonprofit resident camps. Redwoods has developed extensive expertise in support of child-serving, faith-based organizations and is known for striving …

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May
27
2009
Non-Profit Roundtable Session on Channeling Strong Emotions

Zemo Trevathan will lead an interactive session on channeling strong emotions while leading nonprofit organizations and activities: June 10, 2009, 11:30 am, Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce.

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A religion professor in college, Richard Overman, first awakened me to the fact that we live on, and are part of, a planet, and that this actually means something! Years of community organizing and ad hoc education prepared me for a career as an entrepreneur and management consultant, which I've...
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