Going Green Is Good for Business
The recession has not deterred a new generation of corporate CEOs who increasingly see adopting sustainable technology as necessary to future profits. This according to a new report.
The recession has not deterred a new generation of corporate CEOs who increasingly see adopting sustainable technology as necessary to future profits. This according to a new report. "The report, written by The Future Laboratory, a consultancy, found there is a new generation of green-minded managers, which suggests that companies' enthusiasm for environmentalism will only grow. One-third of executives aged between 25 and 44 believe improving the sustainability of their organisation is 'very critical' to its success, with those aged 45 to 54 seeing it as 'critical'. Martin Raymond, strategy and insight director at The Future Laboratory, said: 'We've seen a stage shift between the old guard in business who see sustainability as something they had to do for shareholders or their public image and the younger executives who see it as something more important."
Are university safe spaces killing intellectual growth?
Our experience of time may be blinding us to its true nature, say scientists.
- Time may not be passing at all, says the Block Universe Theory.
- Time travel may be possible.
- Your perception of time is likely relative to you and limited.
From questionable shipwrecks to outright attacks, they clearly don't want to be bothered.
- Many have tried to contact the Sentinelese, to write about them, or otherwise.
- But the inhabitants of the 23 square mile island in the Bay of Bengal don't want anything to do with the outside world.
- Their numbers are unknown, but either 40 or 500 remain.
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