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“The Sustainable MBA” Sustainability Speakers Series

Over the next year we will be organizing a series of events around the main topics of the book. The first three will be hosted by London Business…

Fish anyone?

Fish anyone? Yes please, but only if it is not destroying the environments. But how can you tell? 1. Fish and Chips? The Environmental Defense Fund offers a…

Opportunities for communication professionals

This week I had the chance to meet up with an old friend, Philippa White, the fantastic founder and managing director of The International Exchange (or TIE for…

Something you should know about plastic

Fact to ponder today… “Except for a small amount that is incinerated, every bit of plastic manufactured in the world in the past 50 years remains somewhere intact”…

Sustainability and reporting

Do you read companies sustainability reports? Are there any that you think are better than others? Every year the ACCA and the Global Reporting Initiative have the Readers…

Sustainable Paper

The Sustainable MBA: The Manager’s Guide to Green Business is printed on FSC paper. On the back cover and on the inside of the book you will see…

EggMag

I am always picking up different brochures and magazines focused on sustainability. There are lots of them out there, some good, some really not so good. On Monday…

The UN decade of sustainability education

The Sustainable MBA: The Manager’s Guide to Green Business is an official contribution to the United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development 2005-2014. The United Nations Decade…

A sustainable menu

On Saturday I was introduced to the Duke of Cambridge, a fantastic pub in Islington, London. There are thousands of pubs in London but this one is different….

Waterstones window display in London

For those of you in London, pass by the big Waterstones on Gower street. They have a large display on the front window featuring The Sustainable MBA! They…

“Green” networking

Last night I presented the book at Green Drinks, a monthly, informal networking event for people working in the environmental field. There was an incredibly positive response to…

Things aren’t always as they seem…

During the first few days of my trip to Melbourne I had the chance to stay right in the CBD (Central Business District). One lunch hour I wondered…

Perfect bananas

I was reading The Age today, Melbourne’s daily newspaper. Perhaps it is because I am missing my the 36degree Celsius holiday weather I had only a few days…

If Birds Can Do It…

I spent the whole month of December in beautiful Melbourne Australia. While there I have collected all sorts of bits and pieces about sustainability on the big island…

Happy New Year! Introducing the blog

Welcome to 2010! Lets make this the year, the decade that we really move sustainability forward. This blog is here to help! I will be posting ideas on…

The Sustainable MBA is now out!

The Sustainable MBA: The Manager’s Guide to Green Business is now out in most countries! You can find it at your local book store or online via Amazon.co.uk…