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Lower Oil Prices: A Slippery Slope?

OPEC announced recently that it would not cut its oil production, which accelerated an enormous drop in oil prices.

While lower gas prices at the pump and a boost to the economy are generally welcome, we shouldn’t celebrate this time. 784 more words

Sustainability

Business: The Secret Agents to Fight Climate Change?

, CEOs and world leaders met at the UN to talk climate. In the run-up to these high-level talks, many companies and some relatively new voices from the business community have been sounding both the alarm and the rallying cry for action. 1,262 more words

Sustainability

Are businesses becoming short-sighted?

Short-termism, as defined by the Financial Times, refers to an excessive focus on short-term results at the expense of long-term interests. In Andrew Winston’s new book, … 156 more words

Business

Andrew Winston's "The Big Pivot"

By: Nathan Sell*

What does it mean to live in a world that is hotter, scarcer and more open?  Andrew Winston, business sustainability guru, debuts his follow up work to “Green to Gold.”  “The Big Pivot” looks at what it means to live in a world ravaged by unpredictable weather patterns, scarcity of precious resources, and openness of information that comes with living in the world of today and tomorrow.  486 more words

Doing Business in a Radically Changing World, 6-11-14

Green business guru Andrew Winston, author of the bestselling book Green to Gold, discusses his new book, “The Big Pivot: Radically Practical Strategies for a Hotter, Scarcer, and More Open World.”   10 more words

Podcast

The Big Pivot- By Andrew Winston

As part of one of my course works this semester, we were asked to read Andrew’s latest book called,’The Big Pivot’.  It was quite a fast and interesting read and full of concrete steps although sometimes it may feel like the steps are a little impractical to implement immediately in an established major company. 585 more words

Book Reviews