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1802, 2016

How to Run a Business like a Forest – Part 3 of 3

By |February 18th, 2016|Categories: Environmentally Friendly, Green Energy, Sustainability|Tags: , , |0 Comments

We are on a quest to understand how a business can run as efficiently as a forest. So far we have seen how LEAN thinking can reduce waste, and how a value stream can become [...]

1102, 2016
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How to Run your Business like a Forest – Part 2 of 3

By |February 11th, 2016|Categories: Environmentally Friendly, Process Optimization, Sustainability|Tags: , , |0 Comments

  HOW TO RUN A BUSINESS LIKE A FOREST - PART 2 of 3 Last week we sowed a seed: How can a business create products, processes and services that function most efficiently, while optimizing [...]

902, 2016
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Does a Board provide more than oversight?

By |February 9th, 2016|Categories: Board of Directors, Governance, Leadership|Tags: , , |0 Comments

  Does a board provide more than oversight? The second installment in the three-part series is a continuation of the conversation with Tom and his role as a director. We had had a lengthy discussion [...]

402, 2016
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How to Run your Business Like a Forest – Part 1 of 3

By |February 4th, 2016|Categories: Environmentally Friendly, Process Optimization, Sustainability|Tags: , , |0 Comments

HOW TO RUN A BUSINESS LIKE A FOREST - PART 1 of 3 Janine Benyus, founder of the Biomimicry Institute, started a revolution! She views the world through a lens of optimal practicality, teaching us [...]

202, 2016
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Board of Directors – Are you a Manager or Governor?

By |February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Board of Directors, Governance, Leadership|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Are you a Manager or a Governor? By the end of this short series you will be better informed of the differences between Management and Governance   - and be able to reflect on your [...]

102, 2016
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How Green is your Office?

By |February 1st, 2016|Categories: Environmentally Friendly, Green Energy, Sustainability|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How Green is your Office? Picked up this great self help guide at the library recently: Greening Your Office: Strategies that Work, by Doucette and Johnson. Be it a home office or a cubicle in [...]