Category Archives: Sustainability

Sustainability

  • L3C and B-Corp

    Posted on August 8, 2012 by balancedsolkim in Sustainability.

    New corporate structures allow a company to encompass environmental and social responsibility within the core of its business.  These legal structures are designed to consider stakeholders in addition to shareholders. The L3C stands for “Low-profit Limited Liability Company”.  It functions as a Limited Liability Company but allows for social enterprise.  Though this entity is not allowed to […]

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  • Competencies for Sustainability Professionals

    Posted on August 8, 2012 by balancedsolkim in Sustainability.

    The International Society of Sustainability Professionals has just released a research project designed to determine competencies most necessary for sustainability professionals. This Competency Survey of nearly 400 professionals found that the two biggest issues include promoting an understanding of the value of sustainability and responding to climate change and related energy needs. Hard skills most required by sustainability consultants […]

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