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Best of the Blog - July 2015 http://ow.ly/QhtMX
Each month, we highlight some of our more popular content on the SSC blog! In case you missed them, here's a round-up of our most popular blog posts from this past month. These are the articles that received the most attention from our online audience. Check them out!  1. Puma, Adidas, Under Armour - Who Has the Best Sustainability Sustainability 2. Sustainability Software: Total Cost of Ownership Revisited 3. 4 Mistak...
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A Review of GHG Protocol's Corporate Standard Training Webinar http://ow.ly/Q0wRa
By: Alexandra Kueller This July, the Greenhouse Gas Protocol offered an online training session that covered the basics of the Corporate Standard, and it was the perfect introduction to corporate greenhouse gas accounting. With the Corporate Standard being widely used among businesses and organizations world wide, this three day course was great for your first introduction to GHG accounting or even those who needed a refresher course...
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4 Mistakes That Are Holding Back Your Company’s Sustainability http://ow.ly/PUtiU
By: Alexandra Kueller Take a step back and examine your company’s sustainability. Is your company moving forward with its sustainability goals and initiatives? Or do you feel like your company could be doing more? If you identify with the latter, there might be some simple mistakes being made that is causing this problem. Introduced in the Fast Company article “4 Business Decision-Makings Mistakes Are Holding You Back”, Romi Stein...
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Sustainability Software: Total Cost of Ownership Revisited http://ow.ly/PAMCo
This article was written as an expansion of our white paper “Choosing Sustainability Management Software for your Business” published in July 2011.  Enjoy: We touched on the TCO – Total Cost of Ownership – in the main white paper, but since the cost is such an important part of your decision making process we felt the need to dig into a little more detail.  Be sure to check in with your CFO, your CPA, your financial advisor, or with ...
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Grow Your Sustainability Consultancy Business by Speaking Your Client's Language http://ow.ly/PiZ8k
Enjoy this blog from the SSC archives: So, you know all about your prospective client and you’ve decided on the strongest business case for sustainability for their situation. Now it’s time to win them over and solidify the relationship with a smashing proposal or pitch. 1) Don’t think of a pitch as a sell, think of it as an educational opportunity Don’t worry so much about whether or not the client is going to hire you at the ...
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Best of the Blog - June 2015 http://ow.ly/OZd1h
Each month, we highlight some of our more popular content on the SSC blog! In case you missed them, here's a round-up of our most popular blog posts from this past month. These are the articles that received the most attention from our online audience. Check them out!  1. 8 Steps to Becoming a Better Sustainability Consultant 2. 5 Habits That Might Be Stunting Your Sustainability Leadership 3. Puma, Adidas, Under Armour - Who...
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Deciding on a Measurement Process: Calculating Your Company's Carbon Footprint http://ow.ly/Qc8cw
Enjoy this blog post from the SSC archives: You can't manage what you don't measure -- but deciding what to measure, how to measure it, when to measure it, and where to capture and store the data can be one of the most challenging pieces of a carbon management strategy. If you're stuck at this stage (or getting ready to tackle it), here are some questions to guide your decision: Which carbon calculation standard do you want to use? ...
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How to Avoid the Late Summer Sustainability Slump - News from Strategic Sustainability Consulting http://ow.ly/PWw6H
Hi there,. I'm curious to know whether you've considered taking the Fundamentals of Sustainability Accounting (FSA) exam from SASB (see below). I took the early bird version of the exam earlier this week and was reminded exactly why I didn't go for a Ph.D. -- studying is not one of my favorite ...
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Tracking Progress with Your Sustainability Software http://ow.ly/PIo9N
This article was written as an expansion of our white paper “Choosing Sustainability Management Software for your Business” published in July 2011.  Enjoy: We started with the axiom “if you want to manage it, you have to measure it”.  So now that you’ve given some thought to the software solution that you want to purchase, it’s critical for you to come up with your specific measurements.  We’re not just talking about your carbon foot...
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How to Get Your Company Moving Towards Sustainability http://ow.ly/PpeXP
By: Alexandra Kueller Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably have noticed that “sustainability” is one of the biggest buzzwords today, especially within companies. Everyone is trying to be the most sustainable or have the best sustainability initiatives or be the most innovative. But what are you to do if you notice your company is lagging behind? Just ask. According to Thomas Smale, whose article “7 Reasons Why 'Ju...
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Happy 10th Birthday SSC! http://ow.ly/P62ps
Today, we celebrate another rewarding year since SSC was founded and we want to thank you being part of our sustainability journey.  In case you missed it, we wanted to share one of our popular blog posts from this year.  Enjoy! Honesty is the best policy, right? According to customers, the answer is yes. Public relations and communications firm Cohn & Wolfe conducted a study on authentic brands by company to see consumers are demand...
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Greening Your Non-Profit from the Inside Out http://ow.ly/ON3B5
Enjoy this blog post from the SSC archives: Why is environmental responsibility important to an organization’s bottom line?  What are key impacts?  What does your organization’s carbon footprint look like?  Where should you begin?  These questions and more are addressed in an excellent resource that is easy-to-use and only a download away.  If you work for a non-profit or if you have non-profit clients, this is something that you wil...
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Strategic Sustainability Consulting provides organizations with the tools and expertise they need to actively manage their social and environmental impacts. We specialize in helping under-resourced organizations implement sustainable solutions usually reserved for large, multinational companies.