Sustainability Blog: Do it Now!

The world suffered a great loss when Ray Anderson passed away last week.  Ray was far more than the founder and Chairman of Interface, a Georgia-based carpet company.   ...

University of Georgia’s August 2011 graduates were honored by Dennis P. Lockhart, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, as their commencement speaker.  Mr. Lockhart began by saying that he would not speak about the...

Last week I facilitated an executive retreat with a group of dedicated, hard working, intelligent leaders with great pride in the company and the work they do.  As with many leaders, the magnitude of their goals and challenges requires them to work together as a cohesive, high-performing team, rather than a group of people reporting to the same person.  Your leaders may face similar situations. 

Senior leadership teams have some...

On June 10th I attended an event hosted by Cambridge and HRH (His Royal Highness) the Prince of Wales.  Renowned speakers stood on the podium in the surreal setting of Saint James’ Palace, centered between two projection screens and surrounded by oversized royal...

I’m excited about participating as a delegate in the Prince of Wales’ Business and Sustainability Program being held this week outside of Atlanta.  As I drive to The Inn at Serenbe, I’m struck by how perfect this location is for this event.  Designed based on the values of environmental responsibility and traditional values, Serenbe is a charming, peaceful community located less than an hour from Atlanta’s airport.  Serenbe’s master plan requires that 80% of its nearly 1,000 acres remain as green space.  All...