Sustainability Blog: Do it Now!

Corporate Knights named Danish pharmaceutical firm Novo Nordisk number one in its eighth annual Global 100 list of the most sustainable large corporations.  In selecting the 2012 Global 100,  Corporate Knights tapped into top sustainability research firms to identify the top 10 percent of 3,500 companies, then ranked these on 11 indicators representing...

Apple continuously reinvents itself, its products and every industry it touches.  Yesterday’s announcement (watch video) establishes Apple as the leader in educational tech.  With iBooks, textbooks can now be easily updated with the most current content and delivered with audio, video, interactive note...

We teach our clients how to first shift perspectives before they can alter the direction of their businesses towards sustainable success.   Oprah Winfrey understands the tremendous power of perspective.  She saw a different future for poor girls in South Africa when she opened the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in 2007 in Henley-On-Klip.  On Saturday, 72 of the first 75 girls enrolled will graduate and head to universities in South Africa and the U.S. for...

I woke up New Year’s Day in Mont Tremblant, Canada, in the beautiful home of friends from the U.K.  As I walked into their open, light-filled kitchen, I saw my 5 friends sitting at a large dark wood table surrounded by a wall of windows revealing snow covered trees and mountains....

As it has for the past eight decades, Time magazine selected its person of the year for 2011.  This year’s designation doesn’t go to a person at all.  Time selected “The Protester.”

 

“No one could have known that when a Tunisian fruit vendor set himself on fire in a public square, it would incite protests that would topple dictators and start a global wave of dissent,” Time ...