Category: Sustainability

Leading a Sustainable World

Check out the article, “UN expert makes case for ecological farming practices to boost food production.”  It discusses the importance of agroecology in feeding a growing population while taking into consideration our precious natural resources.As leaders, it has become critical for us to consider the Triple Bottom Line (Environmental Sustainability, Social Responsibility and Profitability/Financial Stability) in all we do…we can live without iPads (yes, … Read More Leading a Sustainable World

Making Green at Apple Jack tomorrow 10:00 AM CST

Come to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Kimmel Education and Research Center in Nebraska City, NE to hear my presentation on “Making Green.”  The goal is to talk about businesses making “green” by using sustainable practices.  A large focus will be on Beatrice Bakery (BeatriceBakery.com).  They are a great example of an innovative business putting some great entrepreneurial strategies to work for them!! Learn about … Read More Making Green at Apple Jack tomorrow 10:00 AM CST

2 Major Global Leadership Challenges: Innovation and Sustainability

We are going to take a break from our Nigerian case study to think about another issue (which relates to Nigeria as well as the rest of the world). According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the world population increased from 3 billion in 1959 to 6 billion by 1999. These figures indicate that the worldโ€™s population doubled in a 40 year period. The Census … Read More 2 Major Global Leadership Challenges: Innovation and Sustainability

Green for Good Conference: Profitability through Sustainability

Green for Good Conference: Profitability through SustainabilityBeing “GREEN” for Good Conference: Profitability through SustainabilityThursday, May 21, 2009 9:30 AM- 12:30PMUNL Kimmel Education and Research Center5985 G Road, Nebraska City, NE 68410The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Kimmel Education and Research Center will host the “Being GREEN For Good” Conference on Thursday, May 21, 2009. The conference is designed to help small business owners, community leaders, and … Read More Green for Good Conference: Profitability through Sustainability

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