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Climate Change This Week: Cool Landscapes, Hot Futures, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 02.09.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

The Bear Cub Club meets in the Tongass National Forest, which, with the Great Bear Rainforest is part of the Pacific temperate rainforest, the largest such ecosystem in existence.

My Journey Through Jibber Jabber: How Business Made Me Bilingual

Tony Endelman | Posted 02.03.2016 | Business
Tony Endelman

After years of experience in a variety of roles, I am comprehensively fluent in office jargon.

Battle of the EpiPen

Carolyn Ossorio | Posted 02.03.2016 | Business
Carolyn Ossorio

Can we talk about the exorbitant cost of EpiPens? I've probably bored you already. Let's face it: Another person whining about the high cost of health care in America. Hell yes I'm complaining! I just had to pay $440 for two EpiPens so my son, um, won't die if he inadvertently eats a tree nut.

What's The Price Tag on Your Office Meetings?

Natalie Brooke | Posted 02.03.2016 | Business
Natalie Brooke

If you are familiar with the show, "The Office," you may recall Pam and Angela's Party Planning Committee, and their many lengthy, pointless meetings ...

Climate Change This Week: The New Coal, Hot Water, Clean Energy Justice, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 02.04.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. When we harm forests, we harm ourselves. Unique Giraffe Beetle, another bi...

Big Government Is The Problem

Hal Donahue | Posted 02.02.2016 | Politics
Hal Donahue

Little different from Middle Eastern extremists, the Bundy militias and their ilk confabulate an alternate world to justify their rage at loss of status and a feeling of societal betrayal.

Helping Business Become a Better Citizen: 5 Actions Corporations Can Take

John Perkins | Posted 01.27.2016 | Politics
John Perkins

Most corporate leaders want to do the right thing, but they believe that taking seriously their roles of responsible business leaders means maximizing profits. We need to help them - and their stockholders -- understand that responsible business practices include policies that demand social justice and sustainable and regenerative environments.

Climate Change This Week: Solar Job Boom, US Blizzard Gloom, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.27.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Save and regrow tropical forests -- says an expert, as nations continue to curb carbon emissions.

Chat for a cure: How Viber merges mobile messaging and community in support of ALS

Valeh Nazemoff | Posted 02.09.2016 | Business
Valeh Nazemoff

Did you take the ice bucket challenge to support ALS? If so, you found out that a bucket of cold water can hurt so good! At the height of ice bucket ...

Bernie Sanders Wants To Kill Citizens United. It's Actually Not That Easy.

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 01.22.2016 | Politics

To commemorate the six-year anniversary of the Supreme Court's reviled Citizens United decision, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) lamented the occasion on...

Climate Change This Week: Future Major Power Disruption, Clean Energy Pays, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.20.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Deforestation is one of the fastest ways that environments are changing dramatically, while climate change is creating vast fast changes on a global scale.

Let's Get Virtual

Wikistrat | Posted 01.19.2016 | Technology
Wikistrat

I work at a virtual organization which operates a virtual community of professionals. This means that I work at a virtual entity whose employees are in different offices, cities and countries (and even on different continents), and with a network of experts who collaborate remotely. And I love it!

Bewildered by Buzzwords

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 01.18.2016 | Comedy
Elaine Ambrose

After 30 years of professional work I feel empowered to share my version of a creative course that utilizes overexposed buzzwords to motivate the masses.

Jewish Mother Stands Up Against the Trans Pacific Partnership

Judy Frankel | Posted 01.15.2016 | Business
Judy Frankel

After I gave a few examples of how the TPP can ruin the lives of Americans, (which I recorded), I admonished the young man from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for his dereliction of duty in laying out the whole truth.

Why Meditation Is Relevant Within Business Practice and Education

Umesh Mukhi | Posted 01.14.2016 | Business
Umesh Mukhi

The essence of management and mind consciousness is more or less the same thing which is about managing ourselves and our resources to maximize our potential expectations.

Revoke ExxonMobil's Corporate Charter for Climate Destruction and Cover-Up

Marjorie Cohn | Posted 01.14.2016 | Politics
Marjorie Cohn

From 1990 to 2005, Exxon -- now called ExxonMobil -- spent millions of dollars in a sophisticated campaign to cast doubt on the science of climate change. The oil giant knew better.

Climate Change This Week: Climate Chaos, an Energy Revolution, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.11.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

One more reason to save forests: The David Bowie Hunter, a spider newly discovered in the Malaysian highlands in 2015. Forests house fascinating forms of life.

Climate Change This Week: Record Hot Christmas, Cozy Cohousing, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.06.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

US Cohousing: A Growing Model For Sustainable Communities are villages that engage in more resource-sharing, efficient use of space, and affordability, and ultimately smart clean renewable energy use.

The Rumble From the People Can Work

Ralph Nader | Posted 12.31.2015 | Politics
Ralph Nader

If only the people who engage in "road rage" would engage in "corporate rage" when they are harmed by cover-ups or hazardous products and gouging services, aloof CEOs would start getting serious about safety and fair play.

Climate Change This Week: Groundwater Feeds Sea Rise, Community Solar Rises, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.28.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Every day is Earth Day, folks. Making the U.S. a global clean energy leader will ensure a heck of a lot more jobs, and a clean, safe future.

Climate Change This Week: Humanity Is Drying Out, China Goes Cleaner, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.23.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon When Forests Go, So Do These: An Af...

Taxes, Politics, Corporations And You

John Perkins | Posted 12.22.2015 | Politics
John Perkins

Here we are gearing up for another election year with chatter about taxes bubbling up as usual. From the ideas of flat taxes to reducing taxes to stimulate growth and beyond, you're sure to hear even more about who should be taxed and who shouldn't.

Hiring A Diverse Workforce Is Great, But How Will Companies Keep Them?

Whitney Dunlap-Fowler | Posted 12.18.2015 | Black Voices
Whitney Dunlap-Fowler

Unless a company has an extensively outlined diversity and inclusion policy, or job seekers know other people of color employed by that company, many minorities are searching with blind hope that if they are selected they will be able to join and also contribute to a welcoming and booming company culture that accepts them for who they are, as they are.

Indentured Graduates: Debt Serfdom in America - Part 3

Liaquat Ali Khan | Posted 12.10.2015 | Education
Liaquat Ali Khan

A bankruptcy court tells a sad story of student loans. Upon graduating from a school of dentistry in Wisconsin, Soler accumulated student loans in t...

Climate Change This Week: Electric Microbes, Hot Pledges, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.08.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

It takes a few minutes to burn a carbon-storing tree, but up to a century or more to replace it -- a century we don't have to avert catastrophic climate change.