Sustainable Business

There is no greater thing you can do with your life and your work than follow your passions… in a way that serves the world and you. —Sir Richard Branson

Sustainable Business

This is not your business-as-usual section, our articles cover blue economy initiatives, sustainable practices and profile inspiring stories that give insights on how you can apply sustainable practices in building your business.

These articles are written by ocean people who have turned their passion into profits, they offer guidelines for marine tourism and dive travel providers, dive operators, eco-resort managers and live-aboard captains. If you want to find sustainable ways forward, we have a special place for you.

Hilton Worldwide Shark Fin Free at all 645 F&B Outlets

Hilton Worldwide Shark Fin Free at all 645 F&B Outlets

No More Shark Fin Soup Tomorrow Hilton Worldwide today will cease serving shark fin and stop accepting new orders for shark fin dishes. The ban covers all restaurants and F&B facilities operated by its 96 owned and managed properties across Asia Pacific. In...

Divi Flamingo Bonaire Celebrates 60 Years in 2012

Divi Flamingo Bonaire Celebrates 60 Years in 2012

(Blue Ocean Network - April 6, 2011) --The Divi Flamingo is a landmark dive resort in Bonaire and it is celebrating a 60th anniversary of being in the dive business. And the Divi Flamingo is offering special promotions and events to celebrate its six decades of...

A Small Resort’s Tips to Make Every Day Earth Day

A Small Resort’s Tips to Make Every Day Earth Day

As we celebrate Earth Day, there's a small dive resort located on the tiny island of Utila, in the Bay Islands of Honduras that has vowed to make Earth Day every day.  Listen up! Utopia Dive Village, a "remote adventure" dive, fishing and spa resort, is the only...

Beware of Greenwashing!

Beware of Greenwashing!

Don't be Misled by Resorts and Businesses and Token Sustainability Book an airline ticket, save the planet. Re-use the towel in your hotel; stop global warming. Rent a hybrid car; reduce our dependence on fossil fuel. Lofty promises made by airlines peddling gimmicky...

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