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Enterprise essential - balance money and mission

As a social enterprise, you’re expected to balance social, financial, and environmental objectives. This will involve particularly hard decisions in an economic downturn, such as how to keep vulnerable staff who may not be the most productive, and how to maintain quality as demand for services expands without the resources to match.

Eighty Enterprise Essentials

Something positive

Sometimes it seems like everything in the news is sad and depressing. I don’t watch the evening TV news for this reason. I feel that the less negativity I expose myself to, the better. 203 more words

Global Change

Precautionary principle

* originally published in my old blog “Tales of a Finite Planet”, on 2014-06-24

I have been pondering on writing about the precautionary principle for a while. 709 more words

Ethics

Triple bottom line

* originally published in my old blog “Tales of a Finite Planet”, on 2014-05-22

The pictures below show a sparse shanty town in Dock Sud, Avellaneda, a municipality just south of Buenos Aires, Argentina, in August 2006. 311 more words

Ethics

Narfs triple bottom line

Hi All,

It’s 5.12am on a Friday. I should be up to my armpits in RSS Feed Reads, being furtively read whilst I tap out comments on a notepad blank page whilst contemplating how to answer those people who have kindly decided to maintain email communication with me even after finding out who I “really” am (I KNOW…amazing eh?) but I am not doing any of those things because yesterday we had the internet and telephone equivalent of The Weaselman visit Serendipity Farm. 2,469 more words

Triple Bottom Line Approach to Sustainability Explained

Ever wondered what the triple bottom line approach to sustainability actually means? The following animation video has the answer. Further below, hear John Elkington (Twitter: … 161 more words

Sustainability

Three surprising things that could alleviate drug abuse and violence

Three surprising things that could alleviate drug abuse and violence 

Photo credit: Ralf Weiser, The Goshen Country Fair

Actually, there are a few other things that would most likely be eradicated from Earth if we humans could finally figure out this pattern of drug and alcohol abuse. 695 more words

Inspiration