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  • Examining digital asset management
    Examining digital asset management
    Digital asset management sounds like a pretty boring topic, but it is imperative that businesses learn more about this subject. Utilizing proper DAM procedures can greatly improve your company’s bottom line in a number of ways, from giving...
  • District releases report card on energy and water consumption
    District releases report card on energy and water consumption
    Today, D.C. released data on energy and water consumption by the city's largest privately-owned buildings.The city obtained the data pursuant to a new “benchmarking” requirement that obligates large commercial and multi-tenant...
  • Bass Circle Apartments in SE D.C. gets energy improvements through DC Sustainable Energy Utility initiative
    D.C. City Council honors Sustainable Energy Utility
    The City Council honored the DC Sustainable Energy Utility today for its work helping D.C. residents, businesses and institutions reduce their energy costs and carbon footprints.The DC Sustainable Energy Utility representsa partnership of local...
  • Customer Service Survey
    Customer service experience survey coming to Atlanta
    In an effort to take customer service to the next level, the city of Atlanta is asking customers to provide input on their customer service experience with city offices. The survey is offered online and will be available through spring 2013. The...
  • Fit cleaning
    Make your spring cleaning into your spring workout
    Spring cleaning needs to get done and so does working out. Many of us wonder where the time goes in any given day. Combining your spring cleaning with exercise can make both tasks fun while making you more efficient, plus a bit more fit.Burning...
  • Green Grid Forum 2013
    Measuring digital service efficiency in key business areas
    If you want to sell a car, where would you post the ad? What about buying your next dream vehicle? Would you search an auction website?eBay sells nine thousand cars a week through their mobile interface every single day!After all, a 2003 Ferrari...
  • water
    Sustainability 95: water design for sustainability
    Traditionally architects have fashioned stone, wood, cement, glass, and steel into edifices that house, shelter, inspire and edify. However, as we move into an era increasingly dominated by population growth, surging energy consumption, and...
  • Energy Efficicent House
    Reduce your energy bill
    Paying a lot for energy in your home? The winter is coming and those bills will be on the rise. The help reduce your energy costs look at these six renovations.Light SwitchesChange your light switches to adjustable lighting. This way you can...
  • Eco
    4 Tips for Eco-Friendly Organizing
    Simplify your life while being environmentally responsible!Getting organized can be a fantastic way to simplify and streamline your busy life. The process of getting organized can involve weeding through (and discarding) some of the belongings...
  • Simple home insulation energy saving tips to save money and live comfortably
    Simple home insulation energy saving tips to save money and live comfortably
    Winter is coming up, making it time to think about improving the insulation on your house. This will reduce heating needs, helping you save money on energy bills, while helping the environment. Adding insulation to your house may seem daunting,...
  • Mom
    Organizing with Kids
    Are you tired of asking your children to pick up and put away their things? If “clean up your room!” is a popular refrain in your household, there are some simple things that you can do to help your kids get on the organizing bandwagon...
  • Solar Powered Waste Disposals
    Solar Powered Waste Disposals
    CHARLOTTE, NC—The City of Charlotte Solid Waste Services has introduced a rather innovative system of disposing trash and recycling. Not only is it solar-powered, but these five waste stations are on site compactors and monitoring systems...
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    Set Aside Time to Check Email
    Blocking out time for email means you’ll never become overwhelmed.If you expect to keep your email under control, you’ve got to set regular times to process it. For some reason, a lot of people feel that email is something we’re...
  • Closet
    Controlling Your Closet
    San Francisco living is great – many of us are fortunate to live in beautiful, historic buildings that are just bursting with character. Another thing that’s bursting is our closets. With more clothing and belongings than ever before,...
  • scanner
    Buying a Scanner vs. Using a Scanning Service
    Consider your time, money, and security when weighing the pros and cons.Scanning papers instead of filing them can be a huge space saver, and it also increases the searchability of your documents. The next question, then, is how to go about...