Sustainable Work: ESHIP Goal 7

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Goal 7 Sustainable Work: Develop professional recognition and resources for ecosystem builders. Sustainable Funding Models, matters to me because generating revenue and funding for ecosystems building activities is a key to helping me build and grow Inncuvate.

Innovation in Sustainability: From Trash to Textiles

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Monique has been a pioneer in sustainability in the notoriously environmentally unfriendly textile and fashion industry for more than 20 years. We asked Monique about her journey with sustainability and the challenges she’s experienced. That’s why I started my company, Vision Textiles, in 1998, with a commitment to operate with sustainability at the forefront. Read Monique’s advice for other entrepreneurs interested in adopting sustainable practices. .

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Salon Owner Chelle Neff Talks Scaling, Sustainability and Success

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Green Circle Salons provide the world’s first sustainable salon solution to recover and repurpose beauty waste. Describe where the beauty industry as a whole is regarding sustainability and environmental concerns. The beauty industry is stepping up to the plate where the environment and sustainability are concerned. When I first opened my salon 15 years ago, there wasn’t education or companies you could reach out to about sustainability.

Teaching Green: Integrating Sustainability Principles into I&E Curriculum

Venture Well

Jeremy Faludi's Tools for Design and Sustainability includes a guide to teaching green principles in innovation and entrepreneurship courses. The post Teaching Green: Integrating Sustainability Principles into I&E Curriculum appeared first on VentureWell. Early Stage Innovators Faculty sustainable design teaching resources

Marketing-Led Post-COVID-19 Growth Strategies

Businesses are laying off workers, shutting their doors (some permanently), and struggling to react to the radical destruction that coronavirus (COVID-19) is doing to our society and communities. Most have already sustained massive damage, and we still have yet to see the scope of impact of the global pandemic that has upended the globe. Any return to normalcy may seem far-off, but sales and marketing are on the front lines of restarting the economy. When the dust settles, we have a responsibility to turn our shock and grief into fierce determination, and lead the charge of responsible, strategic, sustainable future growth. However, there’s no team better suited to lead that charge than the marketing department. Marketers are uniquely positioned to provide creative solutions to aid their organization in times of change and chart a course for navigating success.

How adaptability during a pandemic transformed this YLAI Fellow’s Honduran sustainability company

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Beleaf is a sustainable fashion company that uses scraps to “upcycle” and create new clothing and accessories. Through years of production and education, the community has begun to reflect sustainable values by creating their own clothes through upcycling old materials.

Accelerating Sustainable Food Business Solutions to Reshape Our Cities

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More than four billion people work, live, and sustain themselves in the metropolis. Technological leaps have enabled many (though by no means all) of us city-dwellers to sustain ourselves adequately, despite breaking our traditional connection with agricultural life.

Are CSR and Sustainability the New Magnets for Top Talent?

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CSR and sustainability can be viewed as new magnets for talent. Why Sustainability in Business Matters. Couple digital transparency with the opinions of the millennial generation and it’s not hard to see how sustainability has become an attractive strategy for businesses, for both brand promotion and attracting talent. They are committed to sustainability, equality, climate change, peace and justice. The post Are CSR and Sustainability the New Magnets for Top Talent?

advancing agricultural sustainability with lab-grown meat: a Q&A with Jordan Jones from E-Team, Leef Jerky

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Jordan Jones of E-Team, Leef Jerky is progressing agricultural sustainability practices by creating an environmentally-friendly meat product. The post advancing agricultural sustainability with lab-grown meat: a Q&A with Jordan Jones from E-Team, Leef Jerky appeared first on VentureWell. Early Stage Innovators E-Team sustainable design

creating sustainable and durable women’s health products: q&a with Greta Meyer from E-Team, Sequel

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Through intensive customer discovery, E-Team grantee, Greta Meyer and her team is designing more durable, sustainable women's health products. . The post creating sustainable and durable women’s health products: q&a with Greta Meyer from E-Team, Sequel appeared first on VentureWell. Early Stage Innovators healthcare innovation

Pitching tech to optimize building design for sustainability, Atlanta-based Cove.tool raises $5.7 million

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Patrick Chopson and Sandeep Ahuja started cove.tool , an Atlanta-based company developing software to optimize building design for sustainability and cost, because of problems they’d faced in their careers as architects.

VIDEO: A Salute To Three Businesses Who Focus on Sustainable Development

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On Ramon's recent Facebook Live with HelloAlice he saluted three business owners who are building businesses focused on sustainability. The post VIDEO: A Salute To Three Businesses Who Focus on Sustainable Development appeared first on SmartHustle.com. Marketing sustainabilityThe three companies are Pathwater , Staci's Pita Chips , and Veggie Pod.

Sustainability will eat the World

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sustainability investments future private equity venture capital nature enviromentalI always get asked as many other investors: “what’s the next big thing to invest in…?” The standard.

Ben Franklin Alum Company, Sustainable Composites, In The News!

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Sustainable Composites Introduces Recycled Enspire Leather To Market, And La-Z-Boy And Timberland Sign On! Mother nature doesn’t give up her secrets easily,” Fox shared with me from his Sustainable Composites office in Lancaster County, PA. “We The raw material for Sustainable Composites has come from the Wilson football factory in Ada, OH. Now it is trucked to Sustainable Composites’s warehouse to be turned into cottonlike leather pulp.

2019’s Top 10 Business Leaders in Sustainability

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The good news is that the movers and shakers of the industry are finally listening to the call of United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and more and more players are now becoming more sustainable in their business approach to contribute to the realization of these goals. . As such, more than 90% of CEOs say that sustainability is fundamental to success. The business uses three pillars for its sustainability model: care, collaborate and create.

Create a More Sustainable Future: The 2019 class of Techstars Sustainability Accelerator in partnership with The Nature Conservancy

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Today ten companies from around the US and Mexico are joining us in Denver, Colorado for an intensive three-months where they will accelerate their companies, and their impact, to create a more sustainable future for us all. Inspired by the success of last year’s inaugural program, our companies continue to be aligned with The Nature Conservancy’s core focus of tackling climate change, providing food and water sustainably, building healthy cities, and protecting our land and water.

EO Hosts International Entrepreneurial Summit at the United Nations in Support of UN Sustainable Development Goals

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On 25–26 June 2019, EO presented a two-day International Entrepreneurial Summit at the United Nations focused on inspiring, educating and connecting business leaders to promote sustainable business practices. The interactive International Entrepreneurial Summit (IES) focused on supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) —17 goals and 169 targets to eradicate poverty, reverse inequality and halt climate change by 2030.

advancing sustainability, equity, and entrepreneurial success: q&a with Amy Tuininga of Montclair State University

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The post advancing sustainability, equity, and entrepreneurial success: q&a with Amy Tuininga of Montclair State University appeared first on VentureWell.

Innovator Spotlight: Mahdi Eghbali of VerdiLife

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Early Stage Innovators Sustainable Innovation E-Team entrepreneurship innovation sustainable designE-Team grantee Mahdi Eghbali of VerdiLife has learned to look for teammates who have vision and passion for the problem the startup is trying to solve. The post Innovator Spotlight: Mahdi Eghbali of VerdiLife appeared first on VentureWell.

[Beyond Meat in GPlant Based News] Beyond Meat Partners EVERFI To Launch Online Course On Sustainability

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Plant-based company Beyond Meat has partnered with education platform EVERFI to launch an online course on sustainability. The post [Beyond Meat in GPlant Based News] Beyond Meat Partners EVERFI To Launch Online Course On Sustainability appeared first on OurCrowd Blog.

[Nexa3D in 3D Printing Industry] NEXA3D COLLABORATES WITH INDUSTRY PARTNERS TO ACCELERATE SUSTAINABLE AM AND INDUSTRY 4.0 ADOPTION

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Ultrafast polymer production 3D printer manufacturer, Nexa3D, has partnered with Royal DSM to speed up the adoption of sustainable additive manufacturing and production.

[Beyond Meat in Globe Newswire] Beyond Meat Joins Forces With EVERFI to Make Sustainability Education Accessible to Students Nationwide

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NASDAQ: BYND) announced today that it is collaborating with EVERFI, a leading digital education innovator, to create a science-based course on sustainability that will be available – at no cost – to students, teachers and parents across the country. Beyond Meat, Inc.

students and industry partnering for the planet: when waste leads to good business

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Faculty Early-stage innovators sustainable designMore university programs are fostering industry partnerships, and giving students real-world opportunities to address environmental issues. .

Melanie Nakagawa: Rhetoric Versus Reality Around Climate Change Solutions

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I&E Ecosystems Sustainable Innovation early stage innovator open startup sustainable design waterWe spoke with Melanie Nakagawa about the rhetoric versus reality surrounding U.S. environmental policies to address climate change. The post Melanie Nakagawa: Rhetoric Versus Reality Around Climate Change Solutions appeared first on VentureWell.

[Superpedestrian in Medium] LINK Partnering With Seattle to Expand Access to Sustainable Transport

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The post [Superpedestrian in Medium] LINK Partnering With Seattle to Expand Access to Sustainable Transport appeared first on OurCrowd Blog. “It’s an honor to become a part of Seattle’s transportation system,” says Assaf Biderman, Founder and CEO. “

Disrupting Environmental Destruction

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One shows the state of humanity and the natural world if we continue with “business as usual,” and the other offers a more positive future for both us and the environment if we switch gears and move towards a more sustainable path. And the next 10 years will be crucial if we are to find our way to a sustainable future. Can we change our course so that we move towards the sustainable path? Accelerators Sustainability The Nature ConservancySource: Ben Duke.

disrupting the cycle of food insecurity and climate crisis: celebrating student and faculty innovation

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Sustainable Innovation Early-stage innovators FacultyIn honor of World Food Day, we spoke with two members of our community about their work at the intersection of climate change and food insecurity.

Crypto-driven marketplace Zora raises $2M to build a sustainable creator economy

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Dee Goens and Jacob Horne have both the exact and precisely opposite background that you’d expect to see from two people building a way for creators to build a sustainable economy for their followers to participate in.

big ideas 2020: a vision for the future of innovation and entrepreneurship

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Faculty I&E Ecosystems Assessment Biomedical Engineering inclusive entrepreneurship SustainabilityTo kick off the new year—and new decade—we’d like to draw attention to four big ideas that will be of great importance in 2020 and in years to come. The post big ideas 2020: a vision for the future of innovation and entrepreneurship appeared first on VentureWell.

How Battery Entrepreneurs Learned the Power of Environmentally Responsible Business

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Early Stage Innovators Faculty Sustainable Innovation entrepreneurship higher education innovation open startup STEM sustainable design teaching resourcesWith the right training and support, battery innovators can hold to their environmentally responsible values even in this super-charged competitive space. The post How Battery Entrepreneurs Learned the Power of Environmentally Responsible Business appeared first on VentureWell.

eliminating harmful pesticides from farming: q&a with Adam Stager from E-Team, TRIC Robotics

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Sustainable Innovation E-Team Early-stage innovatorsAdam Stager of E-Team, TRIC Robotics, is working to eliminate pesticides from farming to protect workers and the environment. The post eliminating harmful pesticides from farming: q&a with Adam Stager from E-Team, TRIC Robotics appeared first on VentureWell.

Innovator Spotlight: Julie Bliss Mullen of Aclarity

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Early Stage Innovators startup sustainable design waterJulie Bliss Mullen of ASPIRE team Aclarity has learned that it takes a team to make an impact through innovation and entrepreneurship. The post Innovator Spotlight: Julie Bliss Mullen of Aclarity appeared first on VentureWell.

Astroscale raises $51 million in Series E funding to fuel its orbital sustainability ambitions

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Astroscale has since expanded its mission to also include extending the life of geostationary satellites — another key ingredient in making the orbital operating environment more sustainable as we look toward a projected exponential explosion in orbital activity.

earth day, everyday: profile of E-Team, MITO Material Solutions

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Sustainable Innovation e-teams early stage innovatorFor Earth Day, we're celebrating E-Team grantee, MITO Material Solutions, for bringing environmentally-responsible principles into manufacturing. . The post earth day, everyday: profile of E-Team, MITO Material Solutions appeared first on VentureWell.

Case Study: The Dan River Region Ecosystem Development

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Diana added, “Personally I feel the end goal in these three years is to have solidified the processes, systems, and partnerships that will allow us to move DRREE into a long-term sustainable mechanism to grow entrepreneurship regionally.

from cast-off to startup: using the waste stream in the classroom

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Faculty Sustainable Innovation environmentally responsible engineering teaching resourcesUniversities are not merely places for learning about the problems created by our waste stream—they are places for demonstrating real-world solutions. The post from cast-off to startup: using the waste stream in the classroom appeared first on VentureWell.

Biden’s infrastructure plans could boost startups

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