Glossary beginning with T

Used to hold the glossary of the website


time banksearch for term

A mechanism for valuing, saving and exchanging a person's time. Time banks are analogous to a regular bank as they share the purpose of holding and tracking the flow of capital within and across individual accounts, but in the case of time banks human capital rather than financial capital is tracked. Source: time

triple bottom linesearch for term

Simultaneous benefits in three areas: people, planet, and profit (social, environmental and economic). "For businesses, sustainability is a powerful and defining idea . . . It operates so that business interests and the interests of the environment and society intersect. Businesses collaborating in entrepreneurial ecosystems can further magnify this effect. Source: