off the grid
But Captain Fantastic is a great reminder to someone like me that this approach, as well meaning and often correct it might
Disconnecting is so important to Bart Lorang, CEO of FullContact, that he assigns his employees a mandatory 3-week vacation each year + a $7,500 bonus if you travel off grid.
On my next call to Apple, whose customer service has always been pretty good for me, I asked about how much this baptism
Don Shaffer is president and CEO of RSF Social Finance, a pioneering funder of social enterprises based in San Francisco
Welcome to Slab City.
A dictionary has many definitions for the word "need". Until October, when I decided to take up a challenge by a friend to not use any Internet for a whole month, I didn't really understand what I needed or even why I needed it.
Some argue that wind and solar are the only acceptable means of going green. Others make the point that only carbon-free nuclear power can generate the volume required to support whole cities. These arguments can be distractions.
While we sat by the fire that night, I thought about how our Twitter and Facebook feeds were trapped in their digital prison all day, and a spool of memories unwound in my uncluttered mind. I remembered things I hadn't thought about in years.
With such bounty, keeping the soil healthy is key. How does the Blancaneaux team do it? Compost, compost, compost! During a private garden tour, I learned about the resort's super soil practices, large-scale compost strategy, and gardening techniques.