Archive for 'Design & Culture'

Teaching Sustainability via Rewards: An Interview with Ian Yolles, CSO, Recyclebank

Teaching Sustainability via Rewards: An Interview with Ian Yolles, CSO, Recyclebank

Posted on 07. Nov, 2011 by .

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Recyclebank’s Chief Sustainability Officer, Ian Yolles had a chance to sit down with Yoxi, one of Opportunity Green’s sponsors a few weeks back to talk about gamification as a model for positive change. Ian will be speaking at the conference on Thursday for our panel, Interconnected: Accelerating Green Product Innovation and New Business Models.

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Top Ten Green News Stories of October 2011

Top Ten Green News Stories of October 2011

Posted on 02. Nov, 2011 by .

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OG|10: Green News Monthly Roundup featuring the top ten green news stories from October 2011 as followed and covered by Opportunity Green.

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OG’s Top Ten Ideas for a Green Halloween

OG’s Top Ten Ideas for a Green Halloween

Posted on 26. Oct, 2011 by .

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Did you know that this Halloween, we will be throwing out over a billion pounds of pumpkins? That the candles you’re using in the background could expose you to carcinogens like benzene? That you can fashion up some creative costumes and crafts without even leaving your home? Here’s our tip sheet on how to turn your next Halloween green (and save some green while you’re at it).

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Creating Meaningful Stardom: An Interview with Yoxi’s Sharon Chang

Creating Meaningful Stardom: An Interview with Yoxi’s Sharon Chang

Posted on 20. Oct, 2011 by .

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Yoxi is an organization that elevates social entrepreneurs by leveraging their expertise for global business opportunities. It was founded in 2010 by Sharon Chang, former Chief Creative Officer at 19 Entertainment, the company behind mega-hit shows American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance.

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Water is Rising: Where Performance and Purpose Collide

Water is Rising: Where Performance and Purpose Collide

Posted on 19. Oct, 2011 by .

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Water is Rising is an inspirational group, and a living representation of why climate change is a worldwide phenomenon. They encourage their supporters to educate themselves, and use innovative projects like OG to get out their message.

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OG11 Exclusive Interview with Jonathan Mergele and Sean Daly, Founders of FIFTY by US

OG11 Exclusive Interview with Jonathan Mergele and Sean Daly, Founders of FIFTY by US

Posted on 13. Oct, 2011 by .

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FIFTY by US is a collaborative production team drawing upon varied backgrounds in film, advertising, curating, marketing, and event production. Founded in 2009 by Jonathan Mergele, Sean Daly, and Fairfax Dorn, FIFTY by US helps clients realized projects with an eco-driven perspective.

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OG25 Green Start-up Awards 2011: Open Call for Nominations

OG25 Green Start-up Awards 2011: Open Call for Nominations

Posted on 15. Sep, 2011 by .

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Opportunity Green is looking to honor the top innovative and sustainable start-ups in the 3rd Annual OG25 Start-Up Awards Competition. Send in your nomination for the rising stars and innovative enterprises that are redefining our future as a force for positive change within their industry. www.opportunitygreen.com/og25

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Top Ten Green News Stories of August 2011

Top Ten Green News Stories of August 2011

Posted on 08. Sep, 2011 by .

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OG|10: Green News Monthly Roundup featuring the top ten green news stories from August 2011 as followed and covered by Opportunity Green.

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