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Do the Green Thing is the new green social network, and it’s exploding. Started by two Brits, its premise is to get its members to do one fun green thing a month. ‘Green Thing is for those of us – and there’s a lot of us – who don’t get turned on by the tree-hugging thing, the guilt thing, the scientific thing or the world-is-at-an-end thing. Green Thing is an easy thing, a fun thing, a creative thing and a community thing. It’s for anyone who wants to be a bit greener but hasn’t found a way.’ The two Brits are onto something . . .

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I have spent the last few months exploring job opportunities with startups. One obvious path, for the green girl wannabe that I have become, would be to join a green venture. It is not so easy though. Many of the green startups I have looked into have lofty goals, but doubtful business propositions. Or they are financing companies, an area of lesser interest to me. The startups I have found, and that I could see myself having a viable future with, are in a different space, mostly consumer Internet. I love the Internet and the whole social networking gestalt. Pretty soon, today, in a week, . . . I am going to have to decide. Do I wait for the perfect green business opportunity, or do I give into my more frivolous side? I am getting impatient and eager to become a part of a creative business endeavor.

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