Green Jobs Now has a podcast: lessons learned

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Green Jobs Now , a national campaign for a new, inclusive green economy that we’re providing technical and strategic support for, now has its very first podcast listed in the iTunes Directory. The organizers for the day of action, Green for All , 1Sky , and the We Campaign , have had a couple conference calls since day one, but no way to effectively distribute that audio until now. Setting up a podcast is a great way to get your message out there.

Be Bold Podcast featuring Lara Galinsky of Echoing Green (and me!)

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I'm excited to announce that I'm hosting a new podcast produced by Echoing Green , the Be Bold Podcast. Echoing Green invests in, and supports emerging social entrepreneurs to launch new organizations. The show features Echoing Green Vice President for Strategy and Communications, Lara Galinsky, answering career questions from listeners. Take a listen on the player below, on the Echoing Green site , or subscribe via iTunes.

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Interviews with 56 Changemakers: 5th Anniversary of the Big Vision Podcast

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For the past five years I've had the amazing opportunity to interview 56 changemakers for the Big Vision Podcast who I think have big visions for a better world. Big Vision Podcast

Interviews with 69 Changemakers: 6th Anniversary of the Big Vision Podcast

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Today is the 6th anniversary of the Big Vision Podcast! You can view all of the interviews, and subscribe to the show, on iTunes , or on the Big Vision Podcast's landing page. If you're an iTunes user, one of the ways you can help me celebrate this anniversary is by finding the Big Vision Podcast in the iTunes Store and giving it a star rating (hopefully a good one!), Big Vision Podcast interviewWahoo!

A Little Shot of Inspiration: 2009 Echoing Green Fellow video

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Take 3 minutes to watch this video of the 2009 Echoing Green Fellows : These 17 social entrepreneurs were selected from 1,000 applicants. Full disclosure: I have done social media consulting for Echoing Green and host their podcast, the Be Bold Podcast.

Podcast: How to Use Facebook to Attract Supporters and More

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In the latest, Allison Fine interviews Joe Green, one of the creators of Facebook Causes, and Amy Eldridge, Executive Director of Love Without Boundaries. These podcasts are available at [link]. As we've noted previously, The Chronicle of Philanthropy has been running a series of online discussions on how nonprofits can use social media tools. In addition to these open discussions, the Chronicle has been conducting a series of recorded interviews.

Van Jones Will be Green Advisor to Obama

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According to this AP article , and this New York Times article, Van Jones will be a green jobs adviser for the Obama administration. Jones is the author of The Green Collar Economy and Founder of the Oakland-based, Green for All.

5 Podcasts That Keep Me Company

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I listen to podcasts while I cook, garden, walk, commute, and travel. Although podcasts haven't reached the same popularity as blogs and online video, their audience is increasing. The blog , that goes with the podcast, also has links to transcripts of each show.

Echoing Green Fellowships for Social Entrepreneurs: Deadline Dec. 1

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Echoing Green awards 20 fellowships for social entrepreneurs each year. What additional resources does Echoing Green provide to applicants? You can listen to the Be Bold podcast online , or subscribe via iTunes. social entrepreneurship funding grant award Echoing Green

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Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact Episode #6

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A new episode of Echoing Green's Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact is up for your listening pleasure. Lara Galinsky, the Senior Vice President of Echoing Green offers advice for two listeners' questions: 1. Hey Have Fun * Do Gooders!

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How Are Green Businesses & Nonprofits Using the Social Web for Marketing?

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I will also be talking with students in a marketing class at The New College of California's Green MBA program about how nonprofits and green businesses are using the social web for marketing. marketing nonprofit green business social+web.

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Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact, Episode #2

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As I mentioned last week, I've started hosting a new podcast produced by Echoing Green , the Be Bold Podcast. You can listen to the Be Bold podcast online , or subscribe via iTunes. career social entrepreneur nonprofit podcast advice.

Submit Your Career Questions to the Be Bold Podcast

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Echoing Green's Be Bold Podcast , a show about creating work with impact, wants to answer them. Lara Galinsky, Echoing Green's Senior Vice President, and I will be discussing your questions. Hello Have Fun * Do Gooders!

Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact, Episode #3

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The third episode of Echoing Green's Be Bold Podcast , that I host, is up. You can listen to the Be Bold podcast online , or subscribe via iTunes. Send in your questions to be answered on the Be Bold Podcast to bebold@echoinggreen.org.

Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact Episode 10

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A new episode of Echoing Green's Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact is up for your listening pleasure. Lara Galinsky, the Senior Vice President of Echoing Green offers advice to two listeners' with questions about creating a career with impact.

Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact Episode 9

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A new episode of Echoing Green's Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact is up for your listening pleasure. Lara Galinsky, the Senior Vice President of Echoing Green offers advice for 2 listeners' questions (below) about creating careers with impact.

One Year of Big Visionaries on the Big Vision Podcast

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February 18th was the Big Vision Podcast's One Year Anniversary. Listen Read activist activism podcast interview. Tags: podcast activism activist interview Wahoo! I have just loved talking with all 19 of these amazing people about their activism, what path brought them to their work, and their advice for others. If you haven't already, I encourage you to listen to, or read their stories, and contact them if you want to get involved.

Interviews with 30 Social Changemakers: Big Vision Podcast 2nd Anniversary

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February 18, 2008 was the 2nd anniversary of the Big Vision Podcast ! I've listed all of the interviews below with links to the podcast and the transcript. A big thanks to everyone who listens to the program and reads the interview transcripts here on Have Fun * Do Good.

All for Green, and Green for All: An Interview with Van Jones

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When I went to see Van Jones speak for the first time at the Green Festival in November 2002 about, "Green Jobs, Not Packed Jails," people in the States were just starting to lift their heads up from a year of fear and despair after September 11th. That's a green pathway out of poverty.

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Van Jones Testifies Before Congress on Green Collar Jobs

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Over the past month, many of you have posted comments or sent me emails about my interview with Van Jones, the President and Co-founder of Oakland's Ella Baker Center , that I posted here, and on the Big Vision Podcast. I just finished listening to your podcast interview of Van Jones.

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The Green Collar Economy by Van Jones: Help Me Spread the Word

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I'm helping Green for All get the word out about Van Jones ' new book, The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Two of Our Biggest Problems. Green for All's goal is to sell 5,000 copies by October 8th. Hey Have Fun * Do Gooders!

Big Vision Podcast 3: An Interview with Back to Earth

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I've got some fun interviews lined up this month and should have a podcast up every other week for the foreseeable future. This week's podcast is an interview with the founders of Back to Earth , Eric Fenster and Ari Derfel. podcast green environmental sustainable catering outdoor

Have Fun Do Good Link Love: Echoing Green, Jobs for Change, Julia Cameron and 29 Gifts

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NEWS This week, Echoing Green partnered with Jobs for Change on a new Be Bold Podcast. Green Blogger Convention To Kick Off In Los Angeles Next Month on Eco razzi.

Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact Episode 11

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A new episode of Echoing Green's Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact is up for your listening pleasure. Lara Galinsky, the Senior Vice President of Echoing Green offers advice to two listeners (questions below) about creating a career with impact. You can listen to the program online on Echoing Green , subscribe via iTunes , or listen to it on the little player below.

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Creating a Career with Impact: Share Your Story with Echoing Green

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Echoing Green is looking for stories about creating a career with impact for their second book. Their first book, Be Bold: Create a Career with Impact , profiled the work of Echoing Green Fellows.

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Bay Localize & Green Roofs: An Interview with Ingrid Severson

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You can listen to my interview with Ingrid on the Big Vision Podcast , or read a transcript here. Britt: For people who aren't familiar with green rooftops, what is a green roof? But literally they're green because it's a garden on a roof. green roof local city Bay Area

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Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact Episodes 7 & 8

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A new episode of Echoing Green's Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact is up for your listening pleasure. Lara Galinsky, the Senior Vice President of Echoing Green offers advice for 4 listeners' questions.

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Interviews with 48 Changemakers: 4th Anniversary of the Big Vision Podcast

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Below are links to conversations with 48 big visionaries who I've interviewed for the Big Vision Podcast over the last four years. You can subscribe to the show on the Big Vision Podcast website, or via iTunes.

Women's Global Green Action Network: An Interview with Melinda Kramer

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She is the co-founder and co-director of Women's Global Green Action Network , a nonprofit that cultivates global partnerships of grassroots women environmental leaders by providing access to communication tools, support services and networking capabilities.

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Podcast: How to Use Facebook to Attract Supporters and More

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In the latest, Allison Fine interviews Joe Green, one of the creators of Facebook Causes, and Amy Eldridge, Executive Director of Love Without Boundaries. These podcasts are available at [link]. As we've noted previously, The Chronicle of Philanthropy has been running a series of online discussions on how nonprofits can use social media tools. In addition to these open discussions, the Chronicle has been conducting a series of recorded interviews.

Have Fun Do Good Link Love: Artists and Social Media, Be Bold Podcast, Miss Do-Gooder T-shirts and More!

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I posted a new interview last week on the Big Vision Podcast with David Cohn , the Founder of Spot.Us , a nonprofit pioneering community funded reporting. Submit your questions to the Be Bold Podcast! Hi Have Fun * Do Gooders!

Green Coworking: An Interview with Chris Messina and Ivan Storck of Citizen Space

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I talked to Chris Messina of Citizen Agency and Ivan Storck of SustainableMarketing.com about their green coworking space in San Francisco, Citizen Space for the Big Vision Podcast and have posted a transcript of the interview below. This is sort of an ongoing greening process.

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Alli Chagi-Starr, Art in Action/Ella Baker Center, Podcast Interview Transcription

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Today's Big Vision Podcast transcript is from an interview with arts activist, Alli Chagi-Starr. You can hear the orginal podcast on Gcast , Odeo or iTunes. Welcome to the Big Vision Podcast where we talk with individuals and organizations that are creating positive change.

Interview with Temra Costa, Author of Farmer Jane: Women Changing the Way We Eat

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She is also co-host of the radio show, The Queens of Green on Green 960 , which you can also be downloaded as a podcast. I just *loved* this book, and also enjoy Temra's show, so I was super excited to interview her for the Big Vision Podcast.

The September Issue of NTEN:Change is Now Available

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Getting Started With Green IT for Your Nonprofit ," from Strategic Sustainability Consulting's Jennifer Woofter, which provides the foundation for why and how to lead your nonprofit to a "greener" bottom line.

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Craigslist Nonprofit Bootcamp: Presentations Available!

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Downloadable podcasts will be available for most sessions soon (we'll update you when they become available but in the meantime, check out the podcasts from previous years !).

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Facial Recognition PC Power Management

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This would be especially useful for those times when someone has walked away for a while or is listening to a podcast or other audio and not interacting with the computer. Tags: Green Office GreenTech GreenTips Software Here is some info about another piece of software for Windows XP and Vista machines that can help you manage the power use of your computers: Power Saving Software Checks to Make Sure You're at Your Computer.

Project Agape Releases A Revenue Figure | Non-Profit Tech Blog

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Pipes (1) Project Agape Project Agape Releases A Revenue Figure 04.18.08 | 3384 11 Comments [link] Project+Agape+Releases+A+Revenue+Figure 2008-04-18+07%3A16%3A16 Allan+Benamer In a recent Businessweek story on widgets , Joe Green from Project Agape discloses a revenue figure for Causes: Project Agape takes a different tack with its Causes application, which raises awareness and money for nonprofits and other causes.

I Stand with Van Jones. 3 Ways You Can Too.

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I'm deeply saddened by the resignation of Van Jones from his position as Special Advisor for Green Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation at the White House Council for Environmental Quality. Sign a Stand with the Green Jobs Movement petition on Green for All.

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Have Fun Do Good Link Love: Right Brain Business Plan, Blog Action Day, and Oprah

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NEWS Below is a roundup of blog posts and podcast interviews I've published since my last Have Fun Do Good Link Love (where did the month go?):

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Meet Beth Kanter and I at BlogHer and Making Media Connections

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I'll be teaching a "Nonprofit Blogging 101," and a "Nonprofit Podcasting 101" session. We'll also be at the, "Blogging Birds of a Feather Meet-Up: Green/Social Change" on Friday, July 18th at the BlogHer Conference in San Francisco along with BlogHer Green Editor , Green LA Girl.

Have Fun Do Good Link Love: 40th B'day, Power to the Peaceful, Twittering about Volunteering

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I've got two new posts up on WE Volunteer: 21 Twitter Feeds About Volunteering Volunteer on Vacation in Hawaii Episode 14 of the Be Bold Podcast: Create a Career with Impact with Lara Galinsky of Echoing Green is up. NEWS Yesterday I turned 40, and Have Fun Do Good turned 4.

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