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5 Tips For A Healthier Christmas For You, Your Business & The Environment

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Blog | 1 comment

 
Christmas 2013
With Christmas well on it’s way in a follow up to my post last year sharing 5 Tips For A Green Office Christmas, here are 5 Tips For A Healthier Christmas For You, Your Business & The Environment… (more…)

5 Tips For Green Building & Renovating

Posted by on Nov 13, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

  Green Building
 
Recently I’ve started making plans for the building of a resort and our own home here in Bali. It’s a few years off, but it’s exciting to be considering different choices and solutions for a sustainable and eco build.

So as the theme for November I thought I’d share some of the questions and potential solutions you can consider when either planning a new build or renovating/retrofitting an existing building, all of which can save you money in the long run as well as be better for your health. (more…)

Energy – Focus on Heating & Cooling

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in Blog | 1 comment

 
Energy - Cooling & Heating
 
Heating and cooling of buildings normally accounts for over half of your energy bills! Which is why most business and home owners are keen to look at ways to save energy. It not only saves money, but also makes environmental sense too.

So, whether you’re heading into winter, or the monsoon, beyond asking if you really need to use the aircon or heating, and turning the temperature up or down a few degrees, what can you do? (more…)

10 Top Tips On Marketing Your Ethical Credentials

Posted by on Sep 17, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

 
Making Smarter Choices
 
Telling your story and talking about what makes you unique can often be hard, particularly when it comes to the environment, sustainability or all things green.

It can feel unfamiliar. There’s a fear that customers just aren’t interested, or you’ll put them off. Or you simply don’t know how to communicate messages in a positive and engaging way.

However, the point is if you don’t let the world know what great things you’re doing, you’re hiding what makes you special. They won’t know why you’re better, or give them that additional reason to choose you.

To help you get talking here are 10 tips on communicating and marketing your ethical messages to get customers engaged, rather than snoozing! (more…)

10 Ways To Cut Back On Chemicals

Posted by on Sep 9, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Natural Body Products
 
Our theme of the month is chemicals – they are everywhere!

In food we eat, products we use, air we breath and waste we produce. Unfortunately these chemicals can be toxic and not only harmful to the environment, but also to us. So what can we do?

The good news is there are now plenty of ways you can reduce chemicals and toxins in your day to day life.

Here are 10 ways you can make choices for a healthier you, and happier environment. (more…)