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Our thoughts make the World

Our thoughts make the World
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We’ve evolved. Behavior change is the name of the game.

We’ve evolved. Behavior change is the name of the game.
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Report from Blue Mountain Toxic Reduction Retreat II

Report from Blue Mountain Toxic Reduction Retreat II
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Pictured: Karen Burbano (Google eTeam), Arlene Blum (Founder, Executive Director, Green Science Policy Institute), Alex Stone (Senior Chemist, Safer Chemical Alternatives, Washington Dept. of Ecology), Roger McFadden (Vice President, Senior Scientist, Staples), Therese Holgrom (Chemical Team Leader, IKEA of Sweden) at Blue Mountain Retreat II …

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How we are making a bigger difference by crawling under desks

How we are making a bigger difference by crawling under desks
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What are those things you might ask. If you didn’t recognize them, they are plug load tracking devices, Power Ports made by Enmetrics. We are installing them as part of a LEED v.4 EBOM pilot project at Stopwaste.org’s LEED Platinum building in downtown Oakland …

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Avoid being mistaken as a spammer

Avoid being mistaken as a spammer
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I received an an email today from a fellow volunteer for a green building industry nonprofit. It included a request to send out a PDF flyer attachment for an upcoming event to our network. The sender, who I do not know personally, signed the email with her initials only. She did not include the name of the organization we both work for …

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Build your brand or what I learned in 20 years about strutting your stuff.

Build your brand or what I learned in 20 years about strutting your stuff.
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Know who you are as an organization.
Define your brand in writing or you’ll go off course.
Be able to articulate it clearly …

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How to design our way out of our climate problems: 2030 Palette. Now live, and FREE.

How to design our way out of our climate problems: 2030 Palette. Now live, and FREE.
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What could be more timely? Ed Masria is a great visionary of our times. View the intro video then spread this around the world …

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