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Opinion on Earth Day

So Earth Day is today. A little history about Earth Day, Earth Day was initially held in Philadelphia. It was initiated by a group of Penn students and gathered a crowd of 30,000 around Fairmount Water Work. All over the … Continue reading

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Nature’s Fortune – How Business and Society Thrive by Investing in Nature

Mark Tereck from The Nature Conservancy recently published the book, “Nature’s Fortune – How Business and Society Thrive by Investing in Nature.” He stop by University of Pennsylvania to talk about his story and how Nature is truly a Fortune … Continue reading

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High performing companies led by high performing leaders who… A skype conversation with Jason Jennings

I have the pleasure of meeting Jason Jennings, author of Think Big Act Small and The Reinventors – How Extraordinary Companies Pursue Radical Continuous Change, as well as various books on corporate strategy and logic on the topic of 5 … Continue reading

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Campbell and Water Sustainability

Campbell, THE tomato company, is a forward thinking company that is tackling sustainability. It is hard to imagine that Campbell was thinking about sustainability since 1930. Campbell was one of the first company to hire a full time environmental professional … Continue reading

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Women and Environmental Leadership in Middle East – Rahilla Zafar

As an environmental student, often times I overlook the fact that not everyone is on the same page as me when it comes to environmental issues. I recently conducted a survey on student’s perspective on environmental sustainability and found that … Continue reading

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sustainability from a verb to a noun

Sustainability is slowly transformed from a verb into now a noun. This transformation has positives and negatives. Sustainability as a noun allows it to have a place similar to that of health and safety in an organization. It can be … Continue reading

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Challenges in BIg Data – bottlenecks after bottleneck after bottleneck. Collaboration, Technology, and Human Behavior

Data is powerful. The entire morning, I have been learning that data drives changes, it drives policies and addresses corporate policies. But data can also be problems. There are various challenges that big data can bring about. Data quantity and … Continue reading

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