What is a "Transition Business"?
Starting Definitions From the Business Perspective
Businesses, companies, organizations, clubs, corporations, or non-profits have ideas of what it means to declare themselves as "green" or "sustainable" or "transitional". Does including the term "peak oil" or "honoring elders" or "think local" or "permaculture" on a blog or website make an organization a Transition Business? Special types of products? New standards? New patterns? New types of mission statements? Let's hear from business owners who work hard to embody Transition values.
Starting Definitions From the Customer Perspective
Customers have ideas about what is "definitely Transition" and "ANYTHING BUT Transition" as they interact with the business world. Business are definitely not all cut from the same cloth. What "new normal"? What does the customer have the right to expect from a Transition Business? Has anybody written customer manifestos? or customer bills of rights?
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