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Have you been seriously thinking about starting up a green business? If so, there are a lot of reasons why that could prove to be a really smart venture. By having a company that has an eco-friendly focus means that you will have a business that conserves energy and minimizes waste. And once clients, customers and prospective investors become aware of this fact, then you increase your chances of... learn more...
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It's hard enough to get your kids to turn off the lights when they leave a room, and you have the power to punish them for non-compliance. So when it comes to teaching your employees how to do the same task on a much more comprehensive scale, you might not be quite sure how to approach the process. However, you do have one thing on your side in this scenario: you're working with adults.... learn more...
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  After a long day at work, school, or with the kids, it’s hard to stay motivated to accomplish tasks. After a really tough day it is near impossible to keep your motivation up to clean, cook, exercise, study, to pursue hobbies, or new business.  Here are some tips to help you stay motivated on those days where you have a ton you need to get done and all you really want to do is... learn more...
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Maintaining a health and wellness-oriented conditions at work is important: with the advent of greener cleaning supplies, more efficient air filters, and indoor plants, it's possible to increase morale and foster a happy, peaceful, and enthusiastic workforce. Employees and contractors can sometimes spend upwards of 12 hours in their workspace. Whatever can be done to provide good working... learn more...
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  Planning a big office move? If you are I suggest going green from the start. If you don't currently consider yourself eco-friendly, there is no time like the present. With a move comes change, making it the perfect time to change some environmentally unfriendly habits. Corporations all over the world are moving to a more sustainable design and while I generally don't encourage... learn more...
Looking Beyond
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One is never staying still - there is always change, growth, transformation, and challenge. It's the nature of the universe -- we continue to breathe in and out, our cells continue to divide and die off, and our heart continues to pump. Similarly we must continue to be active in our changes and to consistently manage the growth that happens in our lives. Are you being stagnant? Or are you... learn more...
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Many homeowners these days are looking for ways to jump aboard the eco-friendly bandwagon and change their lives for the better. In some cases this can be as simple as installing a recycling bin in the garage or planting an organic vegetable garden, but some are keen to go the extra mile with solar panels and a gray water system. And there are plenty of other ways to transform your household into... learn more...
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As women, we want to believe we can do anything and everything we set our minds to, and for the most part we can. However, many of us definitely have a tendency to pile too much on our plates, overcommit, and end up getting pulled in myriad directions until our bodies apply the brakes and put us out of commission for a while with a cold, flu, or migraine that forces us to rest. In any case, it... learn more...
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Whether we're working at an office building or in a home office that we've made for ourselves, being that we spend so many hours of the day in that space, wouldn't it make sense if we devoted some of our time into coming up with ways to improve the air quality around us? After all, the better the air is that we breathe, the healthier it is for our minds, bodies and spirits. And when... learn more...
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By Karen Leland    Excerpted from the new book  Entrepreneur Magazine’s Ultimate Guide to Pinterest For Business    Think of Pinterest as an at-a-glance way to make a first impression about who you are, what you do, and what you care about. The first dimension of this impression is going to be the boards you construct. Here are 7 boards that can help your business... learn more...
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