For people who travel a lot to do business in different countries, it’s important to have knowledge of the customs and rules of decorum that are different from their own. Etiquette is more about providing basic social comfort for people…
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Selecting your business successor is a fundamental objective of planning an exit strategy and requires a careful assessment of what you want from the sale of your business and who can best give it to you. There are four ways…
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How Can I Outperform My Competitors Online? Because more and more business owners are advertising their goods and services online, corporate leaders who want to stand out need to know how to outperform their competitors. If you’re interested in making…
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🌎 Vance Packard in his brilliant book The Waste Makers describes in-built obsolescence or planned obsolescence as “the systematic attempt of business to make us wasteful, debt-ridden, permanently discontented individuals.” It is more than that it is an affront to…
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This Couple Spent Decades Building Their Own Self-Sustaining Island Talk about extreme green. Artists Wayne Adams and Catherine King spend their days completely immersed in nature – the Canadian couple lives off-the-grid on a floating sustainable island appropriately named Freedom…
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💧 If you think deeply about green interior design and traditional interior design you come to the conclusion that the difference between the two disciplines is connected to consumerism. Under older models of economics only natural resources such as timber,…
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In today’s world of instant communication, traveling for business purposes is not as common as it used to be. Still, situations arise where talking with clients face to face or attending a workshop or conference are necessary elements of the…
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A great piece of news has come out of Toronto, Canada. The S&P/TSX Clean Technology Index has been launched. The potential growth of clean tech companies over the next decade is incredible  with the stock market, patient investors and the…
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