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How to be green – ask yourself what next, what now?

We get it drummed into us at an early age to complete our tasks – we get rewarded for finishing out homework or completing an exam. Being green doesn’t work like that. Seth Godin I get a lot of inspiration from Seth Godin’s books and from his blog, I recently starting reading “Whatcha gonna do […]

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How to be green – Green It Yourself

One of the great things about our technology revolution is the increased connection and sharing of ideas, particularly the sharing of ideas about how to be green. In this post I will cover three examples of online movements about how to be green from improving what you already have, to repurposing what you are about […]

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How to be green – lessons from Zero Landfill Man

We take waste quite seriously in the office. We have a worm farm for food waste, we grow some food on the balcony, we take our plastic bags to Coles for recycling, we do… quite a bit but we have never managed to get to zero to landfill. We have also found that what we […]

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How to be green – admit you’re a hypocrite

I read this recently from a blogger called Scott Bartlett, awesome writer and a shame he is giving up his blog called Batshite. Anyway, back to the title – it’s challenging but very true. As Scott say’s “All right, environmentalists: I think it’s time for us to come clean. We don’t belong to a select […]

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How to be green – in Singapore

Singapore is a hot humid climate, year round. So everywhere must be air conditioned, right? No, not right. This open air foodcourt is at the bottom of a carpark. Even better is that it’s not an out of town area, this is right next to One Raffles Place, in the main financial district. I can’t […]

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