Green Leaders The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Green Leaders en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT The Surprising Ways This 'Trep Uses SnapChat to Run His Recycling Business This founder of a cell phone recycling company the tools that help him and his team run his business while on the road. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT Jennifer Goforth Gregory When Sustainability Stories Are Good Business A Los Angeles-based multimedia platform focuses on inspiring stories about the environment to help counterbalance the usual doom-and-gloom narrative. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 08:00:00 GMT Brian Solis How to Go Green With Carbon-Neutral Shipping More companies are taking this eco-friendly shipping approach to limit their environmental impact. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 08:45:00 GMT Carol Tice Why Small Business Owners Are Switching to Alternative-Fuel Vehicles Hybrid, electric and clean-diesel models have taken hold of the U. S. auto market. But what does that mean for your bottom line? These 'treps tell us why they have gone green. Wed, 24 Oct 2012 04:00:00 GMT Jennifer Wang Zipcar: Two Moms, a Business Idea and $68 in the Bank The story of the popular car-sharing service started by two moms in Massachusetts could be an inspiration for your new business. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 11:00:00 GMT Carol Tice The Method Vision: Green Consumers Want to Have Fun, Too This guiding principle helped the founders of an eco-friendly, entrepreneurial company take its cleaning products from the car trunk to the aisles of Target. Fri, 30 Dec 2011 02:02:00 GMT Kelly K. Spors Richard Branson on the Business of Sustainability The celebrated entrepreneur urges startups to consider developing green solutions for the future. Tue, 11 Oct 2011 03:00:00 GMT Richard Branson Two Urban Farmers Test the 'Eat Local' Business More people are exploring microfarming as a way to become their own boss. A look at two moonlighting gardeners in Cleveland. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 02:02:00 GMT Bruce Schoenfeld The Farm-to-Table Founding Fathers How a Silicon Valley veteran and an English-bred chef helped define the farm-to-table movement. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 02:02:00 GMT Bruce Schoenfeld The Economist at the Forefront of the Farm-to-Table Movement This business analyst is an unlikely leader in the economics of food localization. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 01:05:00 GMT Bruce Schoenfeld How the Farm-to-Table Movement Is Helping Grow the Economy Producing and using locally sourced food is becoming a sustainable business. Call it Foodie Inc. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 00:03:00 GMT Bruce Schoenfeld The Innovators: Looptworks' Scott Hamlin Co-founder of an upcycled clothing and accessories maker describes a new frontier for product innovations. Tue, 30 Aug 2011 00:02:00 GMT Building a Home Decor Business on Recycled Bicycle Parts A Texas designer uses her passion for sustainable living to strike out on her own. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 14:59:00 GMT Michelle Juergen Nurturing Natural: Online Retailer Abe's Market Blends Etsy and Whole Foods This Web hub helps companies communicate their uniqueness and sell their goods. Tue, 24 May 2011 16:06:00 GMT Jason Daley How Yellow+Blue Is Making a Difference in the Wine Business The Chester, Penn.-based wine company's early success shatters long-held industry standards. Plus, a look at other game-changers in the beverages industry. Tue, 24 May 2011 00:09:00 GMT Jenna Schnuer The Business of Building Artificial Reefs An aquatic exhibits designer crafts a plan to reinvigorate his state's marine life and fishing industry. Tue, 26 Apr 2011 08:59:00 GMT Gwen Moran Patagonia Founder Yvon Chouinard on His Latest Social Venture Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard is using music, fish and--of course--clothing to fuel environmental causes. Tue, 26 Apr 2011 03:14:00 GMT Jennifer Wang Upcycling Becomes a Treasure Trove for Green Business Ideas Forget recycling. Reusing materials discarded in the manufacturing process is a growing force behind a fresh new industry. Tue, 22 Mar 2011 13:54:00 GMT Jennifer Wang Five Celebrities Making the Environment Their Business What do a Lincoln Continental, a Victoria Secret model and Kevin Costner have to do with each other? Environmentalism. Duh. Tue, 22 Mar 2011 08:57:00 GMT Jason Ankeny Eco-Conscious Entrepreneurs Clean Up with a Soap Business A couple turns restaurants' cooking oil into soap -- and sells it back to the establishments. Tue, 22 Feb 2011 14:09:00 GMT Maria Russo