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For-Profit Conservation: A New Tool to Mobilize Investment?

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A new social venture, NRT-Trading, a for-profit offshoot of NRT, has been established to manage the LTM program into the future. By Jen Molnar.

For-Profit Education Firm Kaplan Is 14th Company to Dump ALEC.

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The True Cost of Profit: A Conversation with Stefan Molyneux.

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Recession good for profits

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Corporate profits as a share of national income continue to break records, not despite unemployment and wage stagnation, but because of them. The economy must be a resource-based one and a system one that puts people and the Planet before profits. austerity recession greed capitalism corporate profits

Why The Profit-Centered Paradigm Doesn’t (Really) Work. ~ lektje Stephens

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Why do we continue to maintain a system that harms all of us, our planet, and threatens the very survival of our species?

Coffee Maker ‘Grounds and Hounds’ Shares Profits With Local Animal Shelters


is as Read More The post Coffee Maker ‘Grounds and Hounds’ Shares Profits With Local Animal Shelters appeared first on Ecorazzi. When you brew a cup of coffee from “Grounds & Hounds,” you’re not just satisfying your caffeine craving — you’re saving a dog’s life.

Ricky Gervais: China Profits Not Worth Cruel Cosmetics


Read More The post Ricky Gervais: China Profits Not Worth Cruel Cosmetics appeared first on Ecorazzi. Ricky Gervais is angry that cosmetics giants, including Avon, plan to resume animal testing in order to sell in China. Animals Beauty Causes News Top News ricky gervais

The Vanity Project NYFW: Non-profit Love Via Eco Fashion

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The Vanity Project works with non-profits to create fun graphic apparel “that people want to wear and people want to talk about.”

Profitable “Free Range” Milk & False Claims In The Guardian


The reality is that producers have merely identified the concept of “free range” as a rather profitable one given the steady decline in milk prices over the last few years. Producers, of course, are really only interested in bumping up the price of milk in order to regain the healthier profit margins of the past.

Gas taxes and profit per gallon are noncomparable

Environmental Economics

How does that compare to oil company industry profits per gallon? it made an average profit of 7 cents per gallon during the first quarter of 2011.  We teach our students that: Low profits per unit is a good thing, indicating a competitive market. cents per gallon in Alaska to a high of of 66.1 That’s not a typo.

Record profits for British Gas

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Centrica, the parent company of British Gas has announced record profits for its British Gas operations of £742 million for last year with pre-tax profits for the company were £2.8 billion, with operating profits up by 29%.

Non-Profit Group Works Towards Greener, Cleaner Mardi Gras


One particular non-profit group, VerdiGras, is taking it upon themselves to work towards a greener future for one of the largest carnivals around the country. Read More. Causes Environment News Top News

Kim Kardashian Keeps 90% of Profits from ‘Charity’ Auction


Kim Kardashian's eBay auctions may raise money for charity, but they raise a lot more for the reality star's wallet. Read More. Causes News Top News kim kardashian

Why Buying that Tempting Online Course isn’t going to Help us Live our Dreams.

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meaningful work online business courses soulpreneur turn your passion into profit yogipreneurI know. They look so promising. The smiling, successful people behind them seem to know us so well.

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As Israel Chemicals Profits Soar, the Dead Sea Suffers

Green Prophet

The Dead Sea from far above: note the divided northern and “southern&# portions. Storing Dead Sea minerals prior to shipping.

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Study determines “beef animals” produce more profit if killed faster


In the ongoing exploitation of animals, profit is the bottom line. News Sticky

Profitable New Year’s Resolution: Build Wealth as you Live More Sustainably

Living Green & Saving Energy

My New Year’s wish for everyone is to be healthier, greener, and wealthier in 2015. I’d like to help you put […].

Farm profits off of “Wheelz the Bunny”


Encouraged by the attention, the couple began to crowdfund for a children’s book about Wheelz, and it looked like a huge profit would be coming their way. Wheelz the bunny passed away yesterday. Sadly, this was his fate from the start. I’ll back up a bit. Overlook Acres is located in Amsterdam, New York, and is a meat producing farm.

Why I Turned down Huge Profits to Follow My Purpose.

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Change tends to hit our lives when we least expect it. Like a car crash we never see coming—two unaware drivers inexplicably tied together by shared meaning. That’s how I felt one Summer day when I was hit with an unexpected job offer. I was contacted by a corporate job recruiter, “I have a promising opportunity that fits […].

The Dalai Lama is My Neighbor.

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Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today animal rights animals buddhism Dalai Lama Dharamsala India non-profitsTo see the Dalai Lama, to most people here in Dharamsala, is like being blessed from head to toe and into one’s next life.

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The Happy Animals Club. {Warning: Heart-Melting Content Ahead}

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Children are making a positive impact in the world, and witnessing their endeavors is both exciting and inspiring!

We need to Stop thinking of how to Become Successful & start doing This instead.

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Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems non-profit organisation Rachel Brathen save the world yoga girl

The Billionaire’s Dilemma: How to Eradicate Poverty.

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) awareness billionaires charity compassion donations economic equality equality gun violence Mark Zuckerberg non-profits poverty san bernardino

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Das bornierte Streben nach Profit

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Die Krise ist nicht vorbei, sie ist systemisch. Wettbewerb verursacht Stress. Das Band zwischen Wohlstand und Wachstum ist gerissen. Read more: [link].

Non-Profit Initiates Next Stage of its Mission to Stop Greenwashing

Green (Living) Review

Two Sides is an independent, non-profit organization created to promote the responsible production, use and sustainability of print and paper. Two Sides Urges Leading U.S. Companies to End Misleading Claims about Print and Paper (CHICAGO) March 12, 2013 – Two Sides today announced the next stage of its nationwide initiative to urge major U.S.

Moby’s L.A. Vegan Restaurant Donating 100 Percent of its Profits to Charity


vegan restaurant, Little Pine, just two months ago, Moby has pledged to donate 100% of its profits to charity. Vegan Restaurant Donating 100 Percent of its Profits to Charity appeared first on Ecorazzi. Talk about generous. After opening his L.A. “Little Pine is an extension of Read More The post Moby’s L.A.

Beyond Capitalism: Not-for-Profit Business Ethos Motivates Sustainable Behaviour

Green (Living) Review

In essence, capitalism ensures that we live in a for-profit world. Read more: [link]. capitalism green living post-capitalism

Google Launches New Awesome Service For Non-Profits


Are you a non-profit struggling to reach donors? Is your budget lacking when it comes to online advertising? Google is here to help.

Three Keys to Engaging Your Whole Self in a Profitable 2013.

Elephant Journal

If you’ve resolved to stop under-earning in 2013, my hat is off to you. Making that decision is huge—and I believe that you can live up to your resolution, provided you do three things. First, I have a request; as you read, sit with each of these keys and ponder what putting them into action [.].

Kitten Season Declared by Animal Shelters and Non-Profits


Candle. “Kitten Season&# is a tactic animal shelters are using to encourage adoption of the beloved felines they shelter. Animals Causes

Drugs companies ‘inventing diseases to boost their profits’

Eco Friendly Daily

Disease-mongering turns healthy people into patients, wastes precious resources and causes iatrogenic (medically induced) harm, they say. Environment

Want to Go Bird Banding in Amazonian Peru?

10,000 Birds

I recently heard from Chris Kirkby, the Managing Director and Principal Investigator at Asociacion Fauna Forever , a Peruvian not-for-profit organisation based in Lima and Puerto Maldonado, about a series of bird-banding workshops being held this June and November in the rainforests of Tambopata in south-eastern Peru. on Earth. Wicked, right?

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Scantron 15th Corporation to Dump ALEC | PR Watch

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KnowYourPlanet attempts to turn Kenya towards solar power in a profitable fashion


There are two strong reasons, which are proving to be a hindrance for solar power in the region. KnowYourPLanet went to Kenya trying to overcome both.

Free labor for for-profit journals just got nuttier

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: I just noticed that the EVISE system, Elsevier has recently introduced as a new online editorial system for [journal], has sent you about 6 automated reminders to complete your review for [journal]. I deeply apologize for this technical mistake that I immediately reported to our technical support staff at Elsevier.


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This especially important for people like me with very limited space to grow everything that I consume. Read more: [link].

Clever, this completely solves the free labor for for-profit journals problem

Environmental Economics

Brexit—The Beginning of Conscious Revolution?

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Writer's Contest 2** Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Europe Non New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) austerity brexit brexit and revolution capitalism EU membership European Union globalism making profit nationalist thinking revolution UK politics

Prosperity Is an Inside Job.

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How to Make Your Business Greener and More Profitable

Living Green & Saving Energy

One goal for this site is to help people and businesses conserve energy and resources, creating greener businesses that are also more profitable. For some businesses, only the “more profitable” part of that goal carries any weight, and that is fine with me, as it still leads to conservation and greener behavior.