Putting Action to Business Sustainability Words

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
Nov 19, 2010 9:45 AM ET

Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Compa…

Closing the gap between awareness and action may represent the single largest opportunity for global sustainability progress.  In fact, the promotion of the action step is one of our sustainability consulting missions in facilitating business sustainability change. 

Integrating sustainability concepts into everyday activities at home and at work doesn’t have to be a costly or laboring process.  As we discuss in numerous posts, personal and business sustainability is an on-going process that transforms expanded eco awareness into manageable and value adding action. The key is to find the right incentives to initiate and keep a program going.   As a sustainability consultant, I encourage each business to look for the economic benefits as well as the organizational satisfaction of any pursued action.   

•    Cut operating costs through operational and supply chain efficiencies

•    Improve throughput with asset and capacity utilization

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Home to one third of the earth's trees, the Taiga is the largest land-based biosphere and encircles the globe. Its immense oxygen production literally changes the atmosphere and refreshes the planet. It is this continuous renewal that has shaped Taiga Company's vision to drive similar change in the business world. Taiga Company seeks to be the "oxygen for your business".