August 18, 2018

You don’t need to be an expert to start a green team. Don’t stop yourself by thinking you’re too much of a newbie or that you’d be a hypocrite. Start where you are!

Green Team Academy Podcast with Joan Gregerson
Episode 17

Time-stamped notes:
[1:00] If you feel like a newbie or that you’re not doing enough, don’t worry. Join the club! We all feel that way.

[1:30] For me, I’m still struggling buying more plastic than I’d like to.

[2:05] You might be asking yourself, Who am I to ask people to change, when I’m still struggling?

[2:15] Not knowing enough or not doing enough is no reason to stop yourself from becoming an eco-leader.

[2:25] Beginner’s mind can be an advantage

[2:30] Two types of leaders: expert and someone on a journey

[3:00] How can we do better? Personal, corporate, government

[3:45] Don’t worry if you’re a newbie or novice

[4:00] In green teams, bring people together and cross-pollinate ideas

[4:30] Don’t think that you’re being a hypocrite.

[4:35] You’re fine where you are.

[4:40] All is takes is passion and being eco-curious, curious open mind about what can be done.

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