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Turn Trash Into Treasure

Get inspired by Made Out of WHAT & learn how you can grow your brand by reusing branding and marketing materials you already have!

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How to Have a Greener Holiday with Upcycled Gifts

It’s finally the holiday season! But do you ever feel stuck on finding gifts?  What if you could give something meaningful all the while saving the planet? This year, while you’re wondering what to get for those special people in your life, reduce your stress of chasing that “perfect gift.” Learn how to have a greener holiday by reading more. 

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Buy The Eco-Friendly Skies

At United Airlines, they understand that their actions can have a major impact on the environment, so they are leading the way in reducing their environmental footprint in the sky, on the ground and in their facilities. And they are inviting you to participate.

 

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What's your story?

As a brand, how do you use experiences to start a conversation with your audience? How can you use these experiences and stories to show, not tell? 

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"What if?"

What if we could all get back to collaborating, to creating products that were built to last, and using and reusing the things we already have?

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Say hello to the reuse economy

You don’t have to look far to find reuse at work in today’s world. We buy refurbished cell phones, computers, furniture, even rehabbed houses. Reuse is all around us and it makes perfect sense why.

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CEO Corner: 10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

This month, April 22, 2016, marks the 46th anniversary for Earth Day.  In April of 2020, we will mark 50 years of celebrating Earth Day.  It is great to have a special day to celebrate our Earth.  Imagine what we can do if we think about Earth every day of the year.  Here are 10 things you can do every day. 

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CEO Corner: Yoga for the Mind, Body, and Soul

Exercise.  Exercise.  Exercise.  We hear it all the time. Work out at the gym. Lift weights. Run a marathon. Get our kids active in sports. And many of us are doing it. But are we really doing what is best for us and our bodies.

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CEO Corner: Yoga Treats #2 Upward Stretch

Yoga Treat #2: Upward Stretch: These are great stretches for sitting at the office, in the airport, on a plane or even standing in line at the grocery store.  People may look at you, but what are really thinking? Boy, I should be doing that!! A flexible spine and a strong core are essential for a strong and safe body.

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A Night with Badass Changemakers at #SBCReception

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the Sustainable Business Council’s #SBCReception. The event was hosted by Steve Glenn, Chair of the Board of the SBC and CEO of LivingHomes, at his LivingHome in Santa Monica. Over 70 people attended and together, we spent a cozy evening making friends and manifesting our missions.

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CEO Corner: Documentary Review - Forks Over Knives

If you are fascinated by the miracle of our bodies and how they work, and if you are curious as to how you can maintain a healthy body, you will find the documentary Forks Over Knives eye opening.  Whether you want to live to be 100 or you just want to live free of disease, this documentary will definitely give you some food for thought.

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CEO Corner: Book Review - Cooked Raw by Matthew Kenney

Matthew Kenney’s biography, Cooked Raw, is a great read about a classically trained chef destined to help change the way we eat. But it tells us so much more about perseverance, finding our passion, and doing the right thing even when we aren’t quite sure what that is or where it will lead us.

Anyone with the entrepreneurial spirit or who has ever pursued that challenge, can relate to all the ups and downs, both personally and professionally, that Kenney so artfully describes throughout the book.

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