The Claremont Home Energy Retrofit Project, known by the awesome acronym CHERP, is one of the most successful community outreach programs I've seen anywhere in the country (very high return on very…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Diane Chojnowski Jul 6, 2012.
I've been experimenting with Pinterest for a few weeks, and am increasingly falling in love with it. While many consider it to be primarily the realm of gorgeous imagery, recipes and pretty consumer…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by John Brooks Jun 17, 2012.
This is cross posted from the Energy Circle PRO Blog.
Everyone wants more and better leads, and a lot of people have been asking me recently about Lead Generation Services, particularly since I open sourced the Cost per Acquisition Model for Home Performance Businesses.
Posted on February 4, 2012 at 9:30am — 1 Comment
Home performance is to Apple as standard building practices are to the generic PC industry. We, the adherents to the whole house, high quality approach to assessing and managing the performance of homes, are Apple. The standard, old school, business-as-usual approach to building and renovating homes is the rest of the computer industry.
This idea got seeded after reading James Stewart's article,…Continue
Posted on October 11, 2011 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments
Note: This post is cross-listed from the Energy Circle PRO blog.
Local Search guru David Mihm provides an extraordinary service to all of us by annually compiling the most important Local Search Ranking Factors as assessed by a group of leading consultants and thinkers in the local field. Since no one really knows what the search engine…Continue
Posted on June 22, 2011 at 3:00pm — 4 Comments
This past weekend Martin Holladay posted a series of "Christmas Carols from the Energy Nerd," classic Christmas songs hilariously rewritten for building energy nerds like us... and probably you, too.
So one of our team members, Greg -- a man of great talent and true genius -- decided to put one of them to a tune.
Special thanks to Martin Holladay for permission to sing his song. In…Continue
Posted on December 23, 2010 at 9:44am — 7 Comments