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EcoCoach Patient Expert

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Eco-Coach is an environmental sustainability consulting company that helps businesses and individuals be more eco-friendly and energy efficient while keeping in mind the bottom line. Services include eco-assessments, sustainability strategy and benchmarking consulting, LEED building certification... Full Bio
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Employee Engagement: Surveying the Scene by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Engaging employees is essential to bringing your organization closer to sustainability. Everything from recycling initiatives to energy saving programs to greener commuting ... Read on »
What Marks and Spencer Can Teach American Companies by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Marks and Spencer is the first retailer in the United Kingdom to become carbon neutral. Its Plan A program has introduced sustainability initiatives throughout the company’s ... Read on »
Eco-Orientation: Generate Sustainability from the Get-Go by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living What is an eco-orientation, and how could it apply to your workplace? An Eco-Orientation involves taking your company’s comprehensive employee training to a greener level by ... Read on »
New Report Outlines Climate Change’s Economic Costs by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Knowing the difficult outcomes for American business, Michael Bloomberg, Hank Paulson, and Tom Steyer wrote in the Washington Post, “If the United States were run like a bus ... Read on »
Sustainability Lessons from Kilimanjaro by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living This post first appeared on the Huffington Post on November 25, 2013 A few weeks ago, I climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro. During the seven days’ climb on the Rongai Route, I thought ... Read on »
Add Some Social Responsibility to Your Company’s 401K by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Socially responsible investing has been on the rise since the 1990’s, and the rising of the intersection between social responsibility and environmental responsibility has o ... Read on »
Bringing the Outdoors into the Office by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Are you or your employees or coworkers feeling cramped inside an office building?  Do you feel disconnected from the outside world at work?  Maybe your business should consi ... Read on »
Green Stormwater Infrastructure by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Stormwater runoff is a problem that affects Americans nationwide. Many storm and sewer infrastructures are extremely old, which has made them costly to maintain. An estimate ... Read on »
Applying The World Café Technique to Sustainability Discussions by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Interaction with the audience is crucial when presenting or hosting events. Long talks by a single speaker with 50 slides are things of the past! The real value of participa ... Read on »
How to Gain a Green Market Advantage by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living According to a 2014 survey, 66% of consumers are looking for greener alternatives. With the majority of the American population looking for greener products, how can busines ... Read on »
4 Easy Ways to Go Green at Your Office by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Guest post by Gerald Jackson So, you’re interested in taking on some green initiatives at your workplace; that’s great! Everyone knows the value of keeping Mother Earth pris ... Read on »
Three Easy Ways To Celebrate Earth Day At Your Office by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living April 22, 1970 is considered the birth of the modern environmental movement. Millions of people in the US, mostly students, got together to protest the deterioration of the ... Read on »
The impact of work space on office productivity by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In North America, about 40 million people spend a large portion of their time in offices. Creating the correct type of office space for your employees can have a dramaticall ... Read on »
Is Zero Waste Achievable? by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Waste, trash, rubbish, garbage, etc… whatever you call it, we are used to producing it! It has become an acceptable practice in our society. The media, especially in the US, ... Read on »
Reducing Emissions by Running a Sustainable Small Business by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The past two weeks have been filled with environmental movies and discussions in the US capital. It is the 22nd film festival in the city but it is my first time attending. ... Read on »
Carbon Emissions Standards are Coming – Is your Business Ready? by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Last year on June 25th, 2013, President Obama announced a series of actions to address global climate change. Part of the White House climate action plan was a direction to ... Read on »
Often overlooked space to go green by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living There is a place on every building that we usually overlook when considering ‘green’ projects. We only pay attention to it if it leaks. If properly designed, this space coul ... Read on »
New survey on American’s attitude towards the environment! by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) conducted a survey to measure the American populations’ attitude towards environmentally friendly behaviors. The surve ... Read on »
Alternatives to Salt in a Snowy Mess! by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living This winter season, ice and snow have been a major problem for our nation’s roads. As we rely on our local snowplows and trucks to put down salt and sand to keep us safe, we ... Read on »
Gamifying Sustainability in Your Company by EcoCoach Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living What if you could engage your employees to perform “green” actions while having fun and getting your company to be more productive at the same time? Wouldn’t that be the bes ... Read on »