July / August 2010

July / August 2010 -MagazineCoverVolume 13, Number 4

FEATURES

How Green Are We?

Google “shades of green” and you find an amazingly high number of color variations. The phrase also applies to the eco-friendly movement and its many initiatives. An independent voice offers some analysis on the “state of green.” [Full story]

Not Always Out With the Old

LEED has become a green poster child for new construction. But in some cases, experts say, preservation and renovation should take precedence. [Full story]

Boosting the Skill Sets

Economic benefits of “green” include retraining workers to provide them with updated manufacturing abilities. A variety of programs and initiatives are doing just that. [Full story]

Building the Business of Green

Conservation on the prairie; industrial church cleaning; delivering the goods; networking at a new level; and consulting on sporting events. [Full story]

Ask the Experts

Four industry professionals tackle the new building certification system, offering their input on the evolving standards and advances that may be on the way. [Full story]

Entrepreneurial Energy Efforts

From South Bend to New Albany, and from Lake County in the west to Portland in the east, organizations and individuals are working to help provide a strong energy future. [Full story]

Catching Up on Campus

Franklin gains power from used fryer oil; DePauw seeks high sustainability standard; Valparaiso-IU Northwest student takes talents to the United Nations; and collegians living the green life at UIndy. [Full story]

All Green All the Time

Television shows and a book bring her notoriety, but the environmentally friendly focus for Indianapolis’ Sarah Snow is simply a way of life. [Full story]

INDIANA’S LEADERS

State of the Capital City

David Forsell brings passion and commitment to his role as leader of Keep Indianapolis Beautiful. The work of the organization leads to a unique triple bottom line benefit. [Full story]

DEPARTMENTS

President’s Message
Saying goodbye to the green

Workplace Wellness
Colorful food choices

BizVoice® ReVisited
Postsecondary student preparations

Pass It On
Key workplace skill: listening

Technology
Computing efforts take to the clouds

Found Elsewhere
Where the building energy goes

Featured Video

Editorial Calendar

November 2020

Annual Award Winners
Chamber Member Recognition
Workplace Wellness Series

February 2021

Rebuilding Indiana’s Economy
Outstanding Talent: Education and Workforce Development
County Spotlight: Hamilton

May 2021

Best Places to Work in Indiana
County Spotlight: Warrick

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