A little while ago, I made a website for Slo Carbon. I picked the name because it was available. I didn't love it, but it was there. So I picked it. The problem this hypothetical company tries to solve is also described in a different business evaluation for Clime. The "green premium" for carbon-free appliances… Continue reading Business evaluation: Slo Carbon
As I take the CEO helm again with Shovels, I've been thinking more about what kind of CEO I want to be. Am I some visionary leader with all of the answers? A hard-nosed drill sergeant making sure we stick to our deadlines? A coder? A product whiz? Or the Chief Sales Officer? I simply… Continue reading Is it okay to be a nice CEO?
After the success of The Future of Diablo Valley conference, for which I chaired and did the bulk of the organizing, I was approached by a friend in the local sustainability community. She asked me if I'd like to help organize a conference focusing on green tech in Contra Costa County. I enthusiastically said yes!… Continue reading Taking advantage of the Inflation Reduction Act in Contra Costa County