We have been in the sustainability field for 10 years and always reflect on our messaging and communication to influence policy or even action among our clients and we continuously ask ‘can we catch more flies with honey than with vinegar’? For those who don’t know the meaning of this proverb it means you areContinue reading “How do we effectively inspire action? Can you really catch more flies with honey than with vinegar?”
Small businesses are unique in many ways. They do not have the extensive resources or knowledge-base that large organizations may have. Because of this, while small businesses may face similar risks to their larger counterparts, they may be more vulnerable and thus should employ more careful mitigation strategies. At Sustainable Business Consulting, we support businesses toContinue reading “Major risks among Small and Growing Businesses (SGBs)”
Navigating the entrepreneurial ecosystem we have seen the rise of alternative finance with early stage investment and equity crowdfunding providing new opportunities for SMEs to finance growth. Most small and growing businesses lack of understanding of the kind of funding that’s most suitable for them. They opt for bootstrapping – growing without seeking external capitalContinue reading “Fundraising: Which road to take Equity ,Debt or Grant”
A strong diversity and inclusion strategy can help your organization attract top talent and drive innovative results. Here’s how to launch a D&I initiative that works.
While it is not possible to create a one-size-fits all approach to return to work issues, most businesses will want to at minimum take the following measures to ensure health and safety of employees at the workplace
Was one of your year resolutions eating healthy? What did you have for dinner last night? Might you have made a different choice if you had a simple way to compare the environmental impacts of different foods? Well, I am not a nutrition expert but I can tell you ways of ensuring sustainability of ourContinue reading “Diet goals : How about a ‘Flexitarian’ Diet?”
Integrating sustainability into daily business is arguably the most vital pressures facing business in the 21st century. This is caused by externalities , global pressures even internal pressures from stakeholders that influence such a move which we will delve deeper in our next articles.