Round up of our January Business Detox #GoGreenin17 campaign

Many thanks for those of you who have followed our January Business Detox campaign– we hope you were able to take some of the ideas away with you. As January is drawing to a close here is a reminder to help you keep your new year’s resolutions on track; Make soup with left over food,…

Awarding your company for your ‘Green’ efforts

The National TV Awards hit our screen this week which is a great way to both celebrate and showcase the work of key players within the TV industry. Here at Credibly Green we help you recognise your efforts to reduce your environmental impacts and award you with Green Credentials to showcase your commitment to the…

6 reasons to ignore the Environmental impact of your business (…refuted)

I often make the case as to why it is a good idea for any business to consider their environmental impacts, and as a company (www.crediblygreen.com) that provide environmental reports for businesses I suppose ‘we would do’. So in this blog I will look at reasons why you wouldn’t devote any resource to addressing environmental…

Environmental Performance in the work place

Environmental performance training day A half day course led by a highly experienced interdisciplinary           environmental sciences lecturer, trainer and researcher Dr Julieanna Powell-Turner. The course provides organisations with a broad understanding of sustainability and will  identify the environmental impacts of the activities, operations and processes carried out by an organisation.

Profit Now, Repent Later – How Short Termism Could Harm Your Business

Because it’s Australia day Jan 26th and Chinese New Year on Jan 28th/29th we thought it would be interesting to compare the two countries with regards to climate change and energy policy and how short term thinking is impacting upon them. If you want to see climate change in action look no further than Australia….

How to make your holiday greener

It’s that time of year when we start to look at booking our annual holiday here are some tips that can reduce your environmental impact. Flying Flying has a big environmental cost but I am realistic enough to recognize that if you want that holiday of a lifetime in the Caribbean or to see family…

Measuring and promoting environmental progress from a standing start

As a company that provides an environmental metric (a measurement of business activities in terms of environmental impacts), we often encounter the view that “as a manufacturer we will perform badly”, or “our sector has bad environmental impacts” but our reports benchmark performance against yourself. A standing start is no bad thing, it is simply…

Viewing your company through a Green Lens

As the owner of two companies (crediblygreen.com and frithrm.com) I regularly get updates on the businesses as regards financial performance, through sage reports, annual accounts, cash flow forecasts and so on. I also look at business performance in other areas like business development, future order book, product quality (ISO9001 in our case), legal compliance, competitor…

A quick, bespoke environmental metric for progressing your business

A quick, bespoke environmental metric for progressing your business Measure it, improve on it and promote it. If you are looking for a low cost metric for your business, we apply an environmental impact measurement tool, developed and checked by Chartered Environmental professionals, to provide data on where the key impacts are and how significant…

Investing in companies with environmental credentials

So how do investors decide which companies to invest in? Is it through the product, service, potential profit, shareholders or environmental credentials? Well it’s through all of these. However, environmental credentials are being brought more and more into focus when considering decision making from investors. Investors look at all size of companies and it’s not…

Has the festive season lost its sparkle?

December is a time for parties, visiting family and friends, eating half your body weight in extra food, writing cards and wrapping lots of presents. January is where the festivities die down, the new year begins and people take down their Christmas decorations and cards but what can you do with them? Glittery cards and…