|Take your business to GREENer pastures||https://www.businesspartners.co.za/en-za/entrepreneurs-growth-centre/useful-articles/going-green/take-your-business-to-greener-pastures||Take your business to GREENer pastures||"Going green" is not just the latest buzzword being thrown around by various industries. As South African consumers (and potential international customers) become more environmentally aware, it makes good business sense to take your company into the era of environmental consciousness. Depending on what kind of operation you have, this may even be a matter of legislation.||2015/10/12 10:00:00 PM|
|Are we ready to seize green opportunities?||https://www.businesspartners.co.za/en-za/entrepreneurs-growth-centre/useful-articles/going-green/are-we-ready-to-seize-green-opportunities||Are we ready to seize green opportunities?||South Africa's green economy can stimulate growth, enhance competitiveness and open new markets, locally and globally. Abundant natural resources —predominantly solar and wind, but also the minerals needed for the development of green technologies and biodiversity — and a solid financial sector and innovative industries position the country to play a leading role in a greener world.||2015/10/12 10:00:00 PM|
|Cutting the costs under pressure||https://www.businesspartners.co.za/en-za/entrepreneurs-growth-centre/useful-articles/going-green/cutting-the-costs-under-pressure||Cutting the costs under pressure||What is the sequence of events when a business starts to buckle under financial pressure? Though the details can differ depending on the situation and who the entrepreneur is, there are certain stages that businesses could experience when they face the crunch.||2014/10/26 10:00:00 PM|
|Building Green||https://www.businesspartners.co.za/en-za/entrepreneurs-growth-centre/useful-articles/going-green/building-green||Building Green||Green building incorporates design, construction and operational practices that significantly reduce or eliminate the negative impact of development on the environment and people. Green buildings are energy efficient, resource efficient and environmentally responsible.
The Green Building Council South Africa (gbcsa) – a non-profit company formed in 2007 – leads the transformation of the South African property industry to ensure that buildings are designed, built and operated in an environmentally sustainable way.||2014/10/25 10:00:00 PM|
|Environmental Industry Bodies and Associations||https://www.businesspartners.co.za/en-za/entrepreneurs-growth-centre/useful-articles/going-green/environmental-industry-bodies-and-associations||Environmental Industry Bodies and Associations||Below is a environmental industry bodies and associations.||2014/10/25 10:00:00 PM|
|Empire builder, freedom fighter or craftsman: what kind of business owner are you?||https://www.businesspartners.co.za/en-za/entrepreneurs-growth-centre/useful-articles/going-green/empire-builder-freedom-fighter-or-craftsman-what-kind-of-business-owner-are-you||Empire builder, freedom fighter or craftsman: what kind of business owner are you?||The idea of entrepreneurship and business ownership is still fast climbing up the popularity stakes in South Africa. But what kind of life are you really choosing for yourself once you decide to make a career out of owning your own business in South Africa?||2012/11/22 10:00:00 PM|