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Top skills needed by a Chief Sustainability Officer

Eryn Emerich at Footprint Talent in Atlanta, GA just released a new study which lists the top skills for a Chief Sustainability Officer to possess.  They include: Top Skills for a Chief Sustainability Officer Most noteworthy are the requirements detailed as key competencies for a CSO. Top picks, for example, included: 1) Evaluation skills such … Continue reading

The importance of good references

This excellent article on Triple Pundit speaks to the important role that references play on whether you get hired.  The author uses Allison & Taylor to check his references and finds that one of his friends was unknowingly giving him mediocre references.  The author reminds us that “a reference check is one of the last … Continue reading


After working on Scorecards with Cecilia McMillen, are any Marlboro MBA students ready to step up to the XPEDX Sustainability Scorecard Challenge? If any students are interested in participating, please contact Rob Hart ( no later than Sunday, January 23 at midnight EST. About the Challenge xpedx challenges the Net Impact community to create a … Continue reading

Kick-off event for Marlboro Net Impact Chapter!

The kick-off event for the Marlboro College Graduate School Net Impact Chapter will take place on February 11th, 2011, during a reception for Deborah Leipziger at 6:30 in the Chill Room, on the 2nd floor of the Graduate Center in downtown Brattleboro.  Light food and beverages will be served. Emerging Trends in Corporate Responsibility – … Continue reading