As business look for ways to “Go Green”, many may wonder if it is profitable. To help a business stay profitable, the business owner must find ways of sustainability in their business. This can be done by assessing business processes, tools and equipment to see if you can find ways to “Go Green”.
Areas that can be affect when you are going green in your business are….
- Utilities such as electricity usuage when turning off equipment that's not in use
- “Green” equipment such as printers that use ink in a more economical way
- Recycling products that you have used and buying recycled products
- If you work outside the home, try to incorporate ways were you can work from home 1 – 2 time per week
Although these may seem like small steps that you can take, the all make a difference. I would love to hear of ways that you are planning on going green in your business. Please feel free to share.