Become an “eco- preneur” and
practice eco-friendly business strategies|
In today’s competitive corporate world, many businesses are looking for new
strategies to gain clientele over one another. With the controversial condition
of the current global climate, a company that promotes itself as “green” may
be what separates them from the competition. A corporation that is socially and
environmentally conscious can easily practice sustainable business strategies
that will make a difference in the long run.
One of the most effortless strategies to becoming an eco-friendly “eco-
preneur” is becoming completely paperless. Believe it or not, this simple
change will not only reduce waste and save a company time and money spent on
paper, but will also save energy consumption, transportation costs, and our
If it is not possible for a business to go completely paperless, waste
management efforts can have an extreme impact as well. Reducing, recycling, and
reusing are fundamental when it comes to waste management. We hear the “three
R’s” all the time, but within a sustainable business practice, many e-mails
or online research would not be printed out. Even using a fax machine,
correspondences can now be sent and received electronically.
Another energy efficient solution for a business is replacing
regular light bulbs with compact florescent bulbs, which are
significantly energy-saving and lowering the costs of electricity
With these few simple changes, a business can easily choose to
practice sustainable strategies that will be advantageous to not only
the environment but the corporation and it’s pocket book.