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Integrating Sustainability in Your Business or Organization

Sustainability in your business is becoming increasingly important to your customers. Learn more...
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming     Did you know:   "66% of consumers around the world say they prefer to buy products and services from companies that… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/2015/04/integrating-sustainability-your-business-or-organization/

Think Outside of the Bulb

In today's economy, every penny counts. Whether you're a business owner maintaining multiple facilities, or simply trying to cut costs at home, effective lighting techniques are crucial -- and that goes beyond just switching to the curly-cue CFL bulbs or …
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Guest Author-Brent Hardy, Extra Space Storage, manages sustainability programs. The Worcester self storage facility has been… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/think-outside-bulb/

Is your sustainability message a bit stale? Spice it up and make it memorable!

Even though we are heading into warmer months of spring and summer, here’s proof that your sustainability messaging doesn’t have to be boring: In late January, the World Wildlife Fund launched a website (sweaterday.ca) for National Sweater Day (February 9…
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Even though we are heading into warmer months of spring and summer, here’s proof that your sustainability messaging doesn’t have to be… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/your-sustainability-message-bit-stale-spice-it-and-make-it-memorable/

Putting sustainability into practice

For marketers, think about how you can reward your customers for doing the right thing. Can you make something simpler, less expensive, or more convenient for them?
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Guest blog by Karen Barnes, VP Insight, Shelton Group. http://www.sheltongrp.com/ I love a good theory as much as the next… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/putting-sustainability-practice/

Grant available for making your business more sustainable

Wyoming Entrepreneur SBDC recently announced a program that’s designed to help you learn how to save money and increase profits through energy efficiency and sustainable practices. It’s called Sustainable Profits and it is one of the coolest things to com…
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Wyoming Entrepreneur SBDC recently announced a program that’s designed to help you learn how to save money and increase profits through… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/grant-available-making-your-business-more-sustainable/

Verifying "Green" Claims!

According to “The Green Watchdogs” article in the April issue of Smart Money magazine there are over 300 environmental watchdogs worldwide and new organizations are popping up offering certification programs that verify product claims.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming According to “The Green Watchdogs” article in the April issue of Smart Money magazine there are over 300 environmental watchdogs… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/verifying-green-claims/

Show customers you're sincerely green

There's good news and bad news if you're looking for a way to let customers know you are serious about making your company green. The good news is that there are many third party organizations that certify businesses in the areas of environmental and soci…
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming There's good news and bad news if you're looking for a way to let customers know you are serious about making your company green. The… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/show-customers-youre-sincerely-green/

PSP - Personally Subtle, Globally Significant

So what is your PSP? Well first, what the heck is a PSP?
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming So what is your PSP?  Well first, what the heck is a PSP?  I attended the “Building a Culture of Sustainability” presentation by Judah… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/psp-personally-subtle-globally-significant/

Go Green, Travel Green and save money for your business!

During my travels in Wyoming I have become aware of possibilities for traveling “green.” After some research, I found ideas for making business travel more eco-friendly. Reducing the impact we have on our environment as individuals and businesses, we not …
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Are you one of the many business travelers in Wyoming? Do you spend a lot of time in hotels and on the road? Do you participate in… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/go-green-travel-green-and-save-money-your-business/

Guest Blogger: Carol Stark "Is Your Business Filling Up Your Local Dump?"

As a small business, you can make a difference in the longevity of your landfill. Cardboard, paper, metals, fluorescent light bulbs and nickel cadmium batteries can be recycled.
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming Today's guest blogger is Carol Stark, CHMM, Environmental Scientist II, Solid and Hazardous Waste Division, Wyoming Department of… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/guest-blogger-carol-stark-your-business-filling-your-local-dump/

"Sustainability" Wears Many Faces - Untours Combines Unique Vacation Alternatives with Low Interest Loans to Promote Economic Development

“Sustainable” is defined as, “Capable of being continued with minimal long-term effect on the environment.”
Copyright © 2013 University of Wyoming “Sustainable” is defined as, “Capable of being continued with minimal long-term effect on the environment.”Untours is a unique… http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/blog1/sustainability-wears-many-faces-untours-combines-unique-vacation-alternatives-low-interest-loans-promote-economic-development/