December 2014

Save Money for Your Company, and Save the World at the Same Time

Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 13:12:22    Written by Marc
Save Money for Your Company, and Save the World at the Same Time
With so many news headlines highlighting the pressing need to find ways to reduce global emissions, it is no wonder countries from around the world are providing incentives to their local industry to help implement energy efficiency measures in order to curb carbon emissions and meet targeted goals. Yet, just recently, we read that Canada, with all the good will and promotion going on is not even going to be close to meeting its current engagements. In addition, it is not the first time this has happened. This makes us think, "What is the point in even setting objectives if repeatedly not only do countries do not meet them, they do not even come close to meeting the objectives?" It feels like someone setting a personal target of running a mile under one minute and after failing for the whole year, the same person sets the same target for next year. Targets are good and motivate people when they are realistic, if not they become pure fantasy and actually can demotivate someone.

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