Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’

Here are a few tips on how to make a real difference to sustainability with your startup. Steve Jobs, who was the co-founder of Apple once said that “The people that are crazy enough to change the world are often the ones that do.” You will often find these out of the box thinkers tucked away in entrepreneurial...

Tribes, Amsterdam Amstel Station The innovative and outward-looking nature of Amsterdam is reflected in their most recent architectural and interior design accomplishments, particularly in the workplace industry. This is not only an encouraging influence for Amsterdam’s startup ecosystem, but it is gradually turning...

Upcycling is all the rage right now: taking unloved, unused items and rejuvenating them for a new purpose is eco-friendly, cost-effective and very fashionable for businesses that want to be seen as being cool and quirky. But how can you get involved in the upcycling trend and be a little more organised as a result?...

Running a business isn’t just about building a client portfolio and selling as many products and services as possible. That’s just one part of making it profitable. The other is monitoring and cutting costs so that they don’t eat into the profits and you can keep your business sustainable. Here are six tips to...

With the growing awareness of our need to preserve the environment, architects, engineers and garden decorators are joining forces to develop new solutions to the many challenges that arise when sustainable cities, landscapes and environments are to be established. As city residents feel the squeeze on their living...

Organising a meeting between teams across your business can be an arduous task in itself, ensuring everyone is in the same place at the same time is frustrating, and if there are geographical implications across your business too, then it becomes practically impossible to hold a productive meeting. However, advances...

Lets step inside OVG Real Estate “Healing Office” in the world’s most sustainable building in the world – The Edge at the Amsterdam Zuidas. The building has received the highest ever 98.36 % BREEAM classification making it a leader in the environmentally cautions architecture with both interior and exterior abiding...

We are pleased to support the GREENWILL initiative, achieving greener, healthier and more productive work environment for our members. Many businesses, public enterprises, large and small organizations are willing to take part in making the world a cleaner and more sustainable place. They are keen to find ways to...

The design studio 3XN recenty designed the Dutch office space of KMPG, in a city called Frederiksberg. The building was created with a focus on environmentalism and sustainability, both in the design and construction. The level of energy consumption is reduced to a mere minimum close to zero by controlling the inflow...

The Windowfarms Project operates in what seems to be a small niche. It seeks to encourage the use of vertical, hydroponic and high-yielding edible window gardens that are built using low-impact or recycled materials. It seems to be a relatively easy, low cost and viable solution for the exponentially increasing number...