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Sustainable Tips for the Holidays and Year Round

Last year we highlighted sustainable tips for the holidays with in-person gatherings in mind. This year we looked at our twelve sustainable tips and gave them an update considering the current state of the world. These sustainable tips are not only good for the holidays but can be used year-round. Here are some ideas to [...]

By |2020-12-15T23:44:56+00:00December 15th, 2020|Blog, Sustainability, Tips|0 Comments

If You Think Virtual Events Are Just a Zoom Call, Think Again!

We have all participated in meetings via Zoom and have seen people's pets, bedrooms, and loved ones appearing on screen. We have had to remind each to mute and unmute, to share their screens, and to turn on their cameras. Thinking a Zoom call is the same as a virtual event is misleading. Our first [...]

By |2020-12-12T00:09:43+00:00December 11th, 2020|Blog, Virtual Events|3 Comments

How to Celebrate this Thanksgiving Holiday

This year’s Thanksgiving celebration here in the US is going to look different due to COVID-19 and depending on where you live there may be stricter restrictions than other areas. I look at it as an opportunity to shift my perspective on what is important and maybe even try something new this holiday season. We [...]

By |2020-11-24T18:12:49+00:00November 24th, 2020|Blog, Tips, Virtual Events|0 Comments

Lessons from a Midwest Upbringing

There’s something about growing up off the beaten path that makes a person oddly proud. Don’t get me wrong, as I packed up the van 10 years ago with 3 of my closest friends headed west, "pride" was the last thing I felt towards my hometown. I was thrilled to be putting the Midwest [...]

By |2020-11-19T00:34:12+00:00November 18th, 2020|Blog, Environmental Realist|0 Comments

November MeetGreenChat – Carbon Conscious Eating

Many of the topics in the world of being more sustainable has been carbon and your carbon footprint. In this month's #MeetGreenChat we discussed "Carbon Conscious Eating". It's always a good time to talk about food and connecting our food choices with our carbon footprint is something we can all participate in. Find out more [...]

By |2020-11-17T23:19:35+00:00November 17th, 2020|Blog, Conference Management, MeetGreenChat, Sustainability|0 Comments

What are the Benefits of Virtual Events?

This year brought virtual events front and center. Along with meeting virtually it also gave us insight into the impacts of sustainability. Have you wondered "What are the Benefits of Virtual Events?". We did and we came up with a way to tell the story of virtual events and their benefits. When you don't [...]

By |2020-10-26T20:16:12+00:00October 23rd, 2020|Blog, SDGs, Sustainability, Virtual Events|2 Comments

Curiosity, Carbon Accounting, And Our Climate

For many of us, it is growing harder and harder to ignore our changing climate. Whether it's fires, flooding, or historic heat waves, very few are exempt from its direct impacts. In many ways, despite significant progress towards global climate action and awareness over the past 20 years, the call to meaningfully act feels [...]

By |2020-10-26T21:12:14+00:00October 23rd, 2020|Blog, SDGs, Sustainability|1 Comment

Sustainable and Safe Halloween Tips

With Halloween just around the corner, the MeetGreen team wanted to share some sustainable and safe Halloween tips to help you and your family. We know that this year is going to be different in the way you celebrate but that doesn't mean you can't get into the Halloween spirit and have some fun! [...]

By |2020-10-21T23:49:41+00:00October 21st, 2020|Blog, Sustainability, Sustainable & Safe, Tips|0 Comments

How to Prepare Speakers for Virtual Events

You may be wondering how to prepare speakers for virtual events. It’s an important piece to your planning and preparation. There may be more to the process than you have considered. Preparing speakers for virtual events differs from in-person events in a variety of ways. The amount of speaker training and management is considerable and [...]

By |2020-10-21T19:01:06+00:00October 21st, 2020|Blog, Conference Management, Technology, Virtual Events|0 Comments

October MeetGreenChat – The R’s of Sustainability

Have you heard of the "R's of Sustainability"? The most common are "REFUSE, REDUCE, REUSE, and RECYCLE". On this month's #MeetGreenChat we delved into each of those and more! The discussions around the R's were very interesting and informative. Lot's to think about when you are trying to do your best with sustainability at home, [...]

By |2020-10-08T20:35:01+00:00October 8th, 2020|Blog, MeetGreenChat, Sustainability|0 Comments
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