Tired of Big Corporations? Check out B Corporations Instead

When we look at some of the practices of large corporations – whether it’s an unwillingness to offer health benefits to employees or whether it’s environmental destruction – it’s easy to blame business in general. However, there’s a new type of corporation that seeks to change this. [Read more…]

California Passes Benefit Corporation and Green Business Legislation!

A couple of years ago, Governor Brown signed two important pieces of legislation that will help to advance socially and environmentally responsible businesses in the state: AB 361 and AB 913. [Read more…]

Green Chamber of Commerce Interview with Cultivating Capital

One of the organizations that is leading the way in advancing the green economy is the Green Chamber of Commerce. The Green Chamber of Commerce is a growing and diverse business network dedicated to:

  • Promoting the success of its members,
  • Supporting the development of sustainable business practices, and
  • Advocating for ¬†green public policy

As a member of the Green Chamber, I was interviewed and invited to share my thoughts about Cultivating Capital, working with women entrepreneurs, and sustainability. The full interview is available on the Green Chamber website and is reposted below.

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