What is Corporate Social Responsibility?

by Leah Feor October 21, 2016

Corporate Social Responsiblity

Employee engagement, community clean-ups, charitable giving, tree planting, and environmentally friendly packaging are just a few of the many examples of socially responsible initiatives.

 

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Celebrating Sustainability on Campus

by Leah Feor October 11, 2016

Campus Sustainability

October 2016 marks the 2nd ever Campus Sustainability Month which officially kicked off on the 1st of the month.  Since 2003, Campus Sustainability Day has been celebrated internationally, however in 2015; the events flowed over to fill the calendar for an entire month.

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A Different Kind of Triple Bottom Line

by Leah Feor September 29, 2016

World of Business

In the world of business, the Triple Bottom Line or TBL refers to balancing an equation of people, planet, and profit.

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How to Take Personal Action to Lead a Sustainable Lifestyle

by Leah Feor September 15, 2016

Sustainable Lifestyle

In previous blogs, sustainability has been approached in a few different ways.  Looking at it from a personal perspective, business perspective, and a broader global perspective, the topic has been covered from various angles.

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Permaculture – A Movement Beyond Sustainable Agriculture

by Leah Feor September 05, 2016

Permaculture

The year 2015 was a big one for climate change.  Nations joined forces on two major agreements for the great good of our planet: United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and the COP21 Paris Agreement. 

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How Setting Goals Can Lead to Sustainable Success

by Leah Feor August 25, 2016

Sustainable Development Goals

 

A couple of months ago I asked an important question in a blog post.  Are You Interested in Learning More About Sustainability?  Time has passed, but the question remains, and I urge you to ask yourselves again.

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Social Enterprise Model Creates a Sustainable Solution in Haiti

by Leah Feor August 18, 2016

Social Enterprise Haiti

Two worlds collided when Hugh Locke and Timote Georges came together to plant seeds for a sustainable future in Haiti.  This small Caribbean island which at one time had as little as 2% of its forest left, has now received a big boost in an empowering way.

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What Makes The 2016 Summer Olympics Sustainable?

by Leah Feor August 10, 2016

Rio 2016 Sustainability

The 2016 Summer Olympics are in full force, and this year, athletic ability is not the only hot topic.  Sustainability and Climate Change are themes that are interwoven into the entire event.

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How to Take Steps Towards Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

by Leah Feor July 28, 2016

Reduce Carbon Footprint

It’s being talked about more and more.  You’ll hear it in the news, no matter which medium you choose.  Your carbon footprint – and how to reduce – is a big deal.

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Why Meaningful Work is Vital to Sustainable Development Success

by Leah Feor July 19, 2016

Meaningful work SDGs Sustainability

Are you an entrepreneur at heart?  I am, and my actions echo this calling.  I’ve been self-employed for the past eight years, and I wouldn’t change it for anything.

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What does it mean to do good business?

by Leah Feor July 14, 2016

1% for the Planet Blog Post

Depending on who you are talking with, people have a different response to the important topic of what role business can play in society.

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Do You Find It Hard To Talk About Sustainability?

by Leah Feor July 12, 2016

Backpacking Sustainability

The first time I consciously registered the term sustainability was summer of 2004.  I was fresh out of business school, and backpacking through Europe.

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How Does My Supply Chain Impact the Triple Bottom Line?

by Leah Feor July 07, 2016

Supply Chain

It’s been proven many times over that taking a sustainable approach to business will enhance the organization’s triple bottom line (TBL).

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Simple Acts to Make Your Next Event Sustainable

by Leah Feor July 05, 2016

Event Sustainability

Whether you are celebrating a big milestone with your company or an anniversary with family, here are a few simple tips to help make your event sustainable.

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Where do I Start with Sustainability?

by Leah Feor July 05, 2016 2 Comments

Where do I start with Sustainability?

Everyone is at a unique spot when it comes to the topic on both a personal and professional level.  I’d like to shed some light on the first step of the road ahead to help you embrace the unknown..

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Being a Beginner is a Good Thing for Sustainability

by Leah Feor July 01, 2016

Beginner's Mind

Have you ever heard the term Beginner’s Mind?  It’s often referred to in readings about mindfulness and meditation, however can be applied to so much more.

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What’s the Scoop on Sustainability?

by Leah Feor June 29, 2016

Scoop on Sustainability

Inspired by Nature, I think it’s time we branch out our blog. Since it’s such an integral part of One Tree Planted, we’ve created a space just for sustainability.

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