Employee Engagement & Corporate Responsibility
/ December 22, 2011 0 COMMENTS

There has been a lot of talk about employee-engagement.  I have been seeing a lot of articles on the same subject.  As buildings and corporations become more and more familiar with green building functioning and certifications and as these areas become more main-stream, the focus now seems to be drifting to building occupants and employees. …

The BECC Evolution
/ December 15, 2011 0 COMMENTS

Early this month several Cool Choices staff participated in the Behavior, Energy and Climate Change (BECC) conference.  This was the fifth annual BECC conference, which is organized collaboratively by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), California Institute for Energy and Environment (CIEE), University of California, and the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center (PEEC), Stanford…

Playing Games Works
Playing Games Works
/ December 7, 2011 0 COMMENTS

Cool Choices was privileged to help facilitate a session demonstrating the efficacy of game mechanics at this year’s Behavior, Energy and Climate Change (BECC) Conference. That meant we organized a fun and silly session of charades and got to talk a bit about the power of games. For me, though, the most powerful thing was…

Playing Games Works
/ December 7, 2011 0 COMMENTS

Cool Choices was privileged to help facilitate a session demonstrating the efficacy of game mechanics at this year’s Behavior, Energy and Climate Change (BECC) Conference.  That meant we organized a fun and silly session of charades and got to talk a bit about the power of games. For me, though, the most powerful thing was…

5th Annual Behavior, Energy and Climate Change (BECC) Conference
5th Annual Behavior, Energy and Climate Change (BECC) Conference
/ December 7, 2011 0 COMMENTS

Cool Choices staff participated in the fifth annual Behavior, Energy and Climate Change (BECC) conference in late November.  Cool Choices helped to organize a pre-event networking session where attendees had an opportunity to experience the magic of games.  Additionally, Raj Shukla presented a poster on Cool Choices’ corporate strategy while Kathy Kuntz shared insights about Cool…