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Stephen Ashkin

Stephen Ashkin

Chief Executive Officer, The Sustainability Dashboard Tools, LLC

Stephen Ashkin is CEO of The Sustainability Dashboard Tools, LLC. The Sustainability Dashboard is a reporting system that measures and monitors energy, water, and fuel consumption to help reduce environmental impact and cost. For more information, email steve@green2sustainable.com.


Articles by Stephen Ashkin

Sustainability in 2019
March 16, 2020 Stephen Ashkin

Looking Back at Sustainability in 2019

Technology and Trends

Over the past year, more and more companies realized that sustainability, cost savings, risk aversion, and business growth all go hand-in-hand.

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February 20, 2020 Stephen Ashkin

Understanding the Language of Sustainability

Health and Safety

Efficiency typically refers to cleaning equipment and methodologies that streamline cleaning procedures. However, it means something entirely different in the world of sustainability.

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Filling the Gap Between Sustainability Knowledge and Action
December 12, 2019 Stephen Ashkin

Filling the Gap Between Sustainability Knowledge and Action

Business and Management

Jansan businesses looking to bridge the gap between recognizing and acting on sustainability goals can follow the examples set by various global companies.

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What We’ve Learned From Cigarettes
October 16, 2019 Stephen Ashkin

What We’ve Learned From Cigarettes

Health and Safety

The same scenario of spreading doubt that cigarettes were unhealthy is happening today—only this time, it’s about the causes of global warming and climate change.

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Change for Good, Change for Growth
September 9, 2019 Stephen Ashkin

Change for Good, Change for Growth

Technology and Trends

Major segments of the professional cleaning industry have become stronger and more successful by addressing climate change and adjusting their business operations to focus more on sustainability.

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How to Bring Young People to Jansan Careers
July 9, 2019 Stephen Ashkin

How to Bring Young People to Jansan Careers

Business and Management

If you want to attract millennials and Generation Z workers to your company, you'll need to have a strong sustainability plan and have taken significant steps to be environmentally responsible.

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Invest in Sustainability for Growth and Stability
April 17, 2019 Stephen Ashkin

Invest in Sustainability for Growth and Stability

Technology and Trends

Businesses that take steps to protect their facilities against climate change can pour as much as US$26 billion into the world's economy and create as many as 65 million "low carbon" jobs by 2030.

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Attract Millennial Workers…and Keep Them
February 20, 2019 Stephen Ashkin

Attract Millennial Workers…and Keep Them

Business and Management

Promoting your company’s environmental practices is a good way to recruit and keep millennial workers. Here's how you can put your organization's sustainability successes on display.

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Go From Green to Sustainable at ISSA Show 2018
October 10, 2018 Stephen Ashkin

Go From Green to Sustainable at ISSA Show 2018

Technology and Trends

ISSA Show North America 2018 offers the opportunity to meet with exhibitors focusing on green and sustainable practices and to learn about a variety of sustainability initiatives.

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Technology Initiatives Deliver Sustainability to Older Buildings
September 17, 2018 Stephen Ashkin

Technology Initiatives Deliver Sustainability to Older Buildings

Technology and Trends

Many of the new buildings under construction in this country are being built with sustainable systems that use less fuel, energy, water, etc. However, thousands of older commercial buildings are still in use. A pilot program in Chicago, IL, may provide solutions to the challenges of updating old buildings.

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7 Steps to Sustainability and Savings in the Cleaning Industry
July 20, 2018 Stephen Ashkin

7 Steps to Sustainability and Savings in the Cleaning Industry

Business and Management

Creating a culture of sustainability can be difficult. Here are 7 steps to increasing your cleaning industry business' sustainability and savings.

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West Coast Takes the Lead on Sustainable Buildings
May 29, 2018 Stephen Ashkin

West Coast Takes the Lead on Sustainable Buildings

Technology and Trends

Since the 1960s, California has been the trendsetter in the environmental arena. Today, it's taking steps to become the world's first major economy to abandon the use of fossil fuels as a primary source of energy for buildings.

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