What sets apart the leaders of resilient businesses?

September 24, 2016 by  
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They do at least these two things: Embrace the changing reality and take advantage of a landscape fraught with new risks.

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Artist Sayaka Ganz Unveils Underwater Ecosystem Made From Recycled Beach Plastic

November 1, 2013 by  
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We’ve featured Sayaka Ganz ‘ incredible sculptures made from recycled materials in the past, and the artist just completed an amazing new installation at the Port Canaveral Welcome Center in Port Canaveral, Florida. “ Embrace ” is a two-story public sculpture made of trash collected from local beaches and household plastics that are typically thrown away. The underwater scene depicts blue whales, jellyfish, and flying rays made entirely from recycled materials . Ganz hopes that her work will inspire visitors to reduce plastic waste and consider its impact on the world’s ecosystems + Sayaka Ganz The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: beach plastic , eco-art , environmental art , green design , Ocean Plastic , Reclaimed Materials , Recycled Materials , Recycled Plastic , Sayaka Ganz , sustainable design , water issues        

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Kohl’s Joins Growing List of Retailers to Embrace EV Charging

December 15, 2011 by  
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Kohl’s Department Stores is latest retailer to launch a pilot program that will provide charging stations for customers’ electric cars.

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Wal-Mart to Go Solar on 60 More California Stores

September 22, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Wal-Mart While Fox bashes solar on one hand, and embraces it on the other , other corporations are more unequivocal in their embrace of this rapidly-growing technology. When I wrote about IKEA’s ambitious solar energy plans , for example, some commenters called on Wal-Mart to step up to the plate. But, when it comes to solar, Wal-Mart was already doing more than most. And an announcement… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Questioning Growth Can Make You Feel Like Captain Beefheart

September 22, 2011 by  
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When Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band flew to Heathrow in 1968, they apparently told passport control that they were “pilgrims from the 25th Century”, and had a hard time grasping the basic function of passport control. According to Rob Hopkins, founder of the Transition Movement, he felt much like this when asked to address a local planning meeting about one UK town’s economic growth strategy . Despite

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Why Environmentalists Should Care About the Occupy Wall Street Protest

September 22, 2011 by  
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photo: David Shankbone / CC BY Perhaps many TreeHugger readers don’t need to be convinced that the ongoing Occupy Wall Street protest in lower Manhattan is a green event, but it is. Even if ostensibly about economic issues more broadly construed, many of the protestors’ articulated aims in the occupation has environmental implications, for the better. Here’s an explication of

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Grocers Embrace Local, Organic to Try to Drive Growth in Tough Times

September 8, 2011 by  
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Two new reports from the Food Marketing Institute track trends in grocery retailing, finding that embracing greener foods — and the price premiums they tend to carry — can help grocers stay afloat during the down economy.

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