Savers Thrift Stores are a familiar face of sustainable reuse nation, and worldwide. The business model is simple, create contracts with non-profit thrift stores to provide an endless supply of unsold products, pay the non-profits and create an income stream for the stores.
Learn how biomimicry & forward thinking leadership can increase business performance by looking to nature for answers to their most daunting problems.
We attended a sustainability communication workshop on 'How to Use the Power of Language to Spread Your Sustainability' message. Here's what we learned.
An international convergence of ecocentric minds have descended on San Diego for the Sustainable Brands yearly conference with this years’ theme being “Activating Purpose”.
A group of scientists from the Ocean University of China have created a novel solar panel innovation: one which can generate electricity through rain. The implications are tremendous.
May 2nd marks the launch of The Dominican Light Project, an Indiegogo campaign run by Esenciales that will raise funds to provide light to the Dominican Republic using solar lanterns.
Finding sustainability podcasts that resonate with you isn’t as easy as it should be. Luckily, for the environmentally conscious listeners, we have some great recommendations.
In the final keynote speech of the MIT Sustainability Oriented Innovation Summit, Dan Esty left us inspired. Find out what the future of sustainability holds for us.
Our look into the corporate side of sustainability oriented innovation revealed some amazing progress but also some difficult challenges that lie ahead. Take a look into the corporate world of sustainable innovation.
The Conscious Connection team returned to MIT in Cambridge on April 15, 2016, for the 8th MIT Sustainability Summit themed: “Sustainability-Oriented Innovation” (SOI).
Social enterprises combine the best parts of what non-profits and for-profit companies have to offer by focusing on the triple bottom line: money, environment, and social impact.
Social enterprises enable a new model for consumers and business to successfully engage with social challenges. Learn about ten social enterprise examples and the principles that guide them.
Learn all about the business benefits of sustainability such as reduced costs, access to innovation, engaged employees, positive social impact and more.