Podcasts

Nov
11
2013
NEW PODCAST: High Plains Community Health Center's employee development programs

In our latest podcast, Managing Director Amanda Komar spoke with Jay Brooke, the Executive Director of High Plains Community Health Center.  Based in the rural southeast Colorado town of Lamar, High Plains has been offering affordable health care for more than 15 years.   Its unique model to health care, …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Aug
5
2013
New Podcast!  Sustainability and Employee Training at Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

In our latest podcast, Green Plus Community Coordinator Amanda Komar had a chance to chat with Brian Grossman from Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, one of the most popular brewers of craft beer in the country.  You can listen to the podcast here. In the podcast, Amanda and Brian talk about …

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Apr
16
2013
New Podcast!  Employee Programs with Tim's Cascade Snacks

In the second of a series of podcast on premier employers, Green Plus sat down with Tim’s Cascade Snacks to talk about its excellent employee engagement practices, such as English language programs, health promotion programs, workplace training, educational opportunities, as well as long-standing policies of hiring from within. General Manager …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Jan
23
2013
New Podcast! Employee Training and Education with Bellingham Cold Storage

In the first of a series of podcasts brought to you by the Hitachi Foundation, Green Plus Community Coordinator Amanda Komar spoke with three representatives from Bellingham Cold Storage, based in Bellingham, Washington.    Karen Hollingsworth, Sheryl Hershey, and Doug Thomas spoke with Amanda about BCS’s great employee engagement and training …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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May
24
2012
Podcast: Hitachi Foundation / Green Plus Partnership

The Hitachi Foundation and Green Plus have recently joined in a collaborative partnership to extend and promote the Foundation’s research on workforce training and employee engagement.  In a brand new podcast by Green Plus, Community Coordinator Amanda Komar talks with Tom Strong, a Program Manager for the Hitachi Foundation, about …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Nov
7
2011
Making Money with Garbage: A Green Plus Podcast

Green Plus Community Coordinator Amanda Komar had the opportunity to sit down with Jeff Baldassari, President & CEO of The Taylor Companies, the oldest furniture manufacturing company in the country and a Green Plus Certified business.  One of Jeff’s biggest concerns was how to handle the waste generated through the …

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Amanda is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, where she received her master's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, specializing in Public Relations. She received her bachelor's degree from Virginia Tech, where she majored in Environmental Policy and Planning and...
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Oct
31
2011
A New Podcast: What Is Green Plus?

What is Green Plus? Green Plus Community Coordinator Amanda Komar sat down with Chris Carmody, Executive Director for the Institute for Sustainable Development, to answer that question and to discuss the history, theory of change, and the ins and outs of the program.  The podcast can be found here. Chris and …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Sep
16
2011
Podcast: Energy Monitoring & Management

This summer, Amanda Komar, Community Coordinator at Green Plus, teamed up with Garrett Ziegler, graduate student at the Center for Sustainable Tourism at East Carolina University to bring you insightful content on topics related to tourism and sustainability. In this podcast, Amanda and Garrett discuss energy monitoring and management. This is the …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Sep
16
2011

This summer, Amanda Komar, Community Coordinator at Green Plus, teamed up with Garrett Ziegler, graduate student at the Center for Sustainable Tourism at East Carolina University to bring you insightful content on topics related to tourism and sustainability. In this podcast, Amanda and Garrett discuss strategies for financing renewable energy and …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Sep
16
2011

This summer, Amanda Komar, Community Coordinator at Green Plus, teamed up with Garrett Ziegler, graduate student at the Center for Sustainable Tourism at East Carolina University to bring you insightful content on topics related to tourism and sustainability.  In this podcast, Amanda and Garrett discuss LED lighting. This is the …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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