Archive for August, 2008
There’s no doubt that the prospect of launching sustainability initiatives at your company can be a bit daunting. So, I thought it might be helpful (and hopefully, a little inspiring) to take a look at programs that are already underway at a few major corporations in the U.S.
You know what blows my mind every time I drive down to San Jose or Palo Alto? The fact that it is so hard to get a reliable, clear cell phone signal on 101 or 280 in Silicon Valley. I mean, we’re talking about highways that run smack through the nerve-center of the US hi-tech sector. But, even so, looking back over the past decade I can’t help but be astounded by how advanced — and ubiquitous — teleconferencing and telecommuting have become, and what a positive impact this is having on the planet.
When your company is ready to launch green supply chain initiatives, where should you begin?