Welcome to the Green Business HQ

Here are some helpful resources you can use to complete the

COMMUNITY, ENERGY and WASTE challenges.

STARS Better Business Badge

Download this digital badge to upload to your website and social media

Click here to download

Better Business Poster

Download this poster to show your participation in the Better Business Challenge

Click here to download

Sustainability Commitment

Coming soon

Zero Waste Poster

Coming soon

Energy Checklist

Coming soon

Waste Checklist

Coming soon

Useful Links

Identify a Pest

Report a Pest

UN Goals

Rightware Tool

Rightcar Tool

FutureFit

Recycle Right

Soft Plastic

Story of Stuff

Story of Plastic

FREQUENTLY asked questions

See below for frequently asked questions to help you though the challenge  

About the Challenge

How long does the challenge run for?

  • The Hunters Better Business Challenge runs for three months and is open from the 11th of March 2020 until 5.00pm on the 10th of June 2020 
  • One challenge is released each month
    1. Community
    2. Energy
    3. Waste

When will the winners be announced?

  • The winners will be announced at an Awards evening to be held on the 24th of June 2020 
  • The Hunters Corner Business Association will forward all members an invite

When does the challenge end?

  • Final challenge entries will close on 5.00pm on the 10th of June 2020

Who is eligible to enter the challenge?

  • All businesses located within the Hunters Corner Business Improvement District (BID)

How can I organise a Better Business Challenge for another area?

Registration

Where do I sign up?

How do I complete my registration?

  • Once you’ve entered your details you’ll get an email to confirm your registration, click this to receive another email to confirm your user name and password 
  • You can go back to the www.greenbusinesshq.com website and login to my account using this login at any time during the challenge 
  • This will take you straight to the challenge page

How do I change my password?

Load your business logo?

  • Make sure you load your businesses logo when you register – this will go up on the main challenge web page to show you are participating 
  • Or if you don’t have a business logo just enter your businesses name and choose one of the icons provided
  • Forgot to load your logo? Email this to us at [email protected]

I don’t have access to a computer – can I still enter?

  • Definitely! We have hard copies of the challenge that you can fill out and return call us on 027 341 0229 if you would like to receive these
My Account

How do I update my challenge entries?

  • You can log back in at any time to update your challenge answers as you complete more challenges – these are automatically saved when you hit submit at the end of each challenge

I’ve added the wrong text or file – what do I do?

  • You can select the red x to delete an uploaded file or
  • If you have logged out login again (go to  www.greenbusinesshq.com website and login to my account) and resubmit your question entry – make sure you scroll through all the questions to click submit
Points

How do I get points?

  • As you meet challenges and complete your answers you will gain points 
    • March – Community – 110 possible points for 10 actions 
    • April – Energy – 112 possible points for 10 actions
    • May – Waste – 104 possible points for 10 actions
  • Once you’ve submitted your challenge the points tally will automatically be added to your dashboard page and your total points to the challenge leaderboard 
  • Each category has 104 – 112 points 
  • But you can also get up to 50 points in each category by completing your own challenge 
  • We’ll also be sending out a few bonus questions with chances to gain extra points

When will you allocate the bonus points?

  • Bonus points will be entered during judging – between the 11th of June and the Awards evening
Other

Can I update my challenge answers?

  • Yes anytime between the 11th of March 2020 and 5.00pm on the 10th of June 2020 
  • You can go back to the www.greenbusinesshq.com website and login to my account using this login at any time during the challenge 
  • Check your email for your user name and password 
  • If you can’t find these email us at [email protected]

I can’t see my business on the challenge page or leaderboard?

  • Your business will be added as soon as you confirm your registration – check your email and click the link
  • Your business will be added to the leaderboard as soon as you submit a challenge form – don’t forget to answer all questions and hit submit after question 11

With thanks to our 2020 Challenge Sponsors

Become a Sponsor
Like to sponsor a Better Business Challenge for your business area, community or commercial building?

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