Blog

Home/Blog

June MeetGreenChat – Can We Meet Safely and Sustainably?

Hybrid and in-person events are coming back and we thought it was time to start thinking about meeting safely and sustainably. This month's #MeetGreenChat is on 6/9/21 at 11AM PT. Below is the list of questions we will be asking to talk about meeting safely and sustainably. How safe is recycling at a venue now [...]

The Role Companies Play in Sustainability

Change from Top-Down to Bottom-Up. We need both, don’t let corporate shame of personal responsibility distract from their impacts. So far, in my Environmental Realist Blog Series, I’ve focused on how we as individuals impact our environment. From driving and flying, to what we eat, to how disposably we live. If you’ve kept up, however, [...]

By |2021-05-26T00:36:07+00:00May 21st, 2021|Blog, Environmental Realist, Sustainability|0 Comments

May MeetGreenChat – Taking Action on Social Equity

Supporting people is just as important as protecting our planet. You can’t focus on the planet unless you focus on people. Thinking about people and planet has brought our team together to start the discussions of social equity amongst ourselves and out in our community. We have started asking questions of hosting organization on their [...]

April MeetGreenChat – In Honor of Earth Day

In this month's #MeetGreenChat we discussed Earth Day! We had fun with some trivia questions and then share our own thoughts around Earth Day and celebrations. What year was the very 1st Earth Day? Almost! 1970 is the correct answer!!! #MeetGreenChat https://t.co/o1Wbqm1WFB— MeetGreen (@MeetGreen) April 7, 2021 Why was it created? A2) Wisconsin Senator Gaylord [...]

By |2021-04-13T17:02:16+00:00April 5th, 2021|Blog, MeetGreenChat, Q12021|0 Comments

What Does Event Health and Safety Look Like in 2021?

Event health and safety are important to us here at MeetGreen. We pride ourselves on taking every precaution to keep event participants safe and healthy. From the beginning, we planned for health and safety. In 1994, we developed an Emergency Response Plan to keep everyone protected with our first event for 2,500 people. The plan [...]

March MeetGreenChat – Let’s Talk Hybrid Meetings

Hybrid meetings is the topic for the #MeetGreenChat on Wednesday, March 17th, 2021’s! Join us on Twitter at 11:00 AM PT. What are the key components of hybrid meetings? A1 I'd say the key component is distributed participants. Perhaps there is a central site, multiple local clusters, but there is a combination of gathering methods [...]

Hypocrisy and Understanding of Sustainable Living

As I’ve gotten older, my expectations of others have softened. After all, everyone arrives at the present moment knowing exactly what their experiences have taught them. I try not to presume to know: How someone has landed here. How their opinions have been formed. What makes them do what they do. I’m not always [...]

By |2021-04-13T17:04:18+00:00February 25th, 2021|Blog, Environmental Realist, Q12021, Sustainability|4 Comments

We are Committed to Net Zero Virtual Events for Our Clients

“The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.” ~ Nelson Henderson This quote represents our values at MeetGreen. We believe in a sustainable future for the planet and her people. We are committed to making a difference. Your Carbon Footprint Even when [...]

By |2021-04-13T17:05:09+00:00February 18th, 2021|Blog, Q12021, Sustainability, Virtual Events|0 Comments

February MeetGreenChat – What’s New with COVID Event Planning?

This month's #MeetGreenChat discussions were around event planning and COVID-19. We wanted to take the time to start thinking about hybrid and in-person meeting planning. To help us with the discussions we invited Alan Kleinfeld who provided the questions and participated in the chat. Here are some highlights of "What's New with COVID Event Planning?": [...]

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
Go to Top