Green and Social Entrepreneurship

Give Back, Get Back

A group of New York City high school students are hanging out, eating pizza, and talking about Facebook. Nothing too…

Building a Community

Renee Brown, president and CEO of C.W. Brown Inc., has taken her business from a two-person enterprise in the basement…

Sweet Charity

After a wild fourth quarter, many people are looking to make their gift giving dollars go further. And the year’s…

Do Good to Do Well

Disrupting an established, old-school industry and helping out developing countries at the same time—who said you shouldn’t multitask? A condom…

5 Minutes with… Lauren Bush Lauren

Lauren Bush Lauren is the CEO, creative director, and co-founder of FEED, a mission-driven company that creates and sells FEED-branded…

5 Ways to Turn Your Company into a Socially Responsible Business

It may seem like just buzzwords right now, but soon “social responsibility” is going to change the way your company…

Business Owners Satisfied with Sustainability

A recent global survey conducted by Accenture management consulting, technology services, and outsourcing company found that 72 percent of small…

Eco-Friendly and Budget-Conscious

Who doesn’t want to save the planet? But in this economy, most business owners are asking themselves, “How can I…

Show Me the Honey

When David Luks was diagnosed with testicular cancer in April 2006, his nutritionist advised him to steer clear of artificial…

The Truth about Buildings, Energy and Green

There are several trends creating opportunities, concerns, and pitfalls with respect to retrofits of commercial buildings in New York. These…

Growing Green

Studies have shown that customers are increasingly choosing green alternatives as long as the price premium is reasonable. Even potential…

Tax Incentives for Going Green

Going green results in a triple benefit: it helps the environment, it saves on fuel costs, and in specific situations…

Find Eco-Friendly Buildings Near You

Looking to move your business to a more energy-efficient building? The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the US Department of…

Cool Green Gadgets

If your business targets eco-conscious clients, or you simply want to do your part to help the environment, consider buying…

5 Minutes With… JJ Ramberg

JJ Ramberg is the host of MSNBC’s Sunday morning small business show, “Your Business.” Before joining MSNBC, Ramberg was a…