Posts Tagged ‘Business Case’

Students, Fledglings, and Reality

Posted September 6th, 2012 · Tags: , , , , ,
What is the difference between learning how to plan a business, actively launching a business, and the reality of operating a business? To get to the bottom of these questions, I recently brought some of the Fledge participants into my BGI classroom, to help explain how it feels to them to be working on a product “for real.” · Read More

Northwest Solar Summit and the Washington Sunrise 2030

Posted November 28th, 2011 · Tags: , , ,
Washington, with its unique weather patterns, hydrobased energy economy, and diverse resource portfolio is capable of achieving a carbon-neutral, renewable energy economy by 2030. · Read More

Small Business Saturday: What role will you play?

Posted November 23rd, 2011 · Tags: , , ,
Following a recent recession and a yet-to-recover U.S. economy–despite encouraged consumption–we must now ask ourselves, what could we be doing differently? · Read More

Conspicuous Nonconsumption

Posted November 8th, 2011 · Tags: , , , ,
Want to connect to the green consumer? Help them stand out. · Read More

Lessons, Opportunities and Stories for BGI Students at Net Impact 2011

Posted November 7th, 2011 · Tags: , , , ,
Student stories of whirlwind experiences at the 2011 Net Impact Conference. · Read More

Why You Should Sign Up for the Social Innovation Fast Pitch 2011

Are you passionate about social sustainability? Do you have a sustainably-minded business idea rolling around in your head? Do you need practice pitching your business idea in front of professionals? Well, the perfect opportunity has just presented itself. · Read More

Transforming Social Responsibility

Posted May 23rd, 2011 · Tags: , , , ,
As a graduate of the Sustainable Business Certificate Program at BGI, I learned concepts that are still pivotal to my daily decisions and management of a corporate social responsibility program. · Read More

The 12 Principles of Ecopreneuring

Posted February 15th, 2011 · Tags: , , , ,
Ecopreneuring is a way of using people’s desire to serve the planet and its people to inspire profitable innovation. · Read More

The BGI/Net Impact Connection

Posted February 8th, 2011 · Tags: , , , ,
This academic year at BGI began with a powerful gesture by the administration to the students. From now on, if a person is enrolled at the school, they also become a member of Net Impact. · Read More