I recognized every stage of the five-stage sustainability journey from professional experience. These are genuine, meaningful, and economically sensible ways for your company to evolve its operations.

― Andrea Shriver, Co-Founder
Raining Rose and Eco Lips

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  • Bob Willard

    Adam has crafted a novice-to-expert encyclopedia that helps businesses navigate their 5-stage sustainability journey. This book covers the why, what, and how of company environmental and social initiatives, enlivened with real cases of Iowa companies reaping quantified benefits. It is a practical guide for anyone wanting to thrive in the turbulent 21st Century business environment, and should be required reading for all MBA students, managers, and executives.

    Bob Willard International Speaker
    Author of Sustainability Champion’s Guidebook

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    4 Certified Green Breweries in Iowa

    We all know that beer is popular. We also know that microbreweries are taking off all over the country, not to mention a resurgence in Iowa. We also might know that this new generation of beer lovers also  care about simple and responsible actions that businesses can take to make a difference: waste reduction, energy efficiency, water conservation, and mo...

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  • Iowa’s Only 3 Freedom-Centered Workplaces
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    Iowa’s Only 3 Freedom-Centered Workplaces

    We all know that company culture is king, and empowered employees can make a huge difference in our productivity, collaboration, and innovation. Perhaps you’ve heard that their is a third-party certification for businesses that have worked to grow and support this very type of culture… the holy grail of Freedom-Centered Workplaces? But what doe...

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    Iowa’s Only 2 Companies: One Percent for the Planet

    We all know that charitable giving and volunteerism in our companies can make a difference in our communities and engage employees to increase overall satisfaction at work. Perhaps you’ve heard that their is a third-party certification for businesses that have committed to donating at least 1 percent of revenues (not profit) to approved environmental...

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  • Iowa’s Only 2 Net Zero Energy Companies
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    Iowa’s Only 2 Net Zero Energy Companies

    We all know that energy efficiency (e.g. LED lighting, motion sensors, and building automation systems) in our companies can save money and reduce unnecessary consumption of fossil fuels. Perhaps you’ve heard that the culmination of energy efficiency and renewable generation within a business can help them achieve the holy grail, net zero energy use....

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