Posts Categorized: Green

Help Lifesize Celebrate Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day! Today we celebrate global environmental causes and reflect on the bounty and fragility of our sweet mama Earth. In school, we learned to recycle, reduce and reuse. Now, we’re looking at the impact that air travel has on our planet and focusing on some small adjustments we can make in our day-to-day… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Green, Lifesize, Travel, Trends

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[INFOGRAPHIC] The Remote Worker Revolution is Upon Us

Once a luxury, remote working (or “telecommuting“) is taking the corporate world by storm. Employees love it because it provides a greater work/life balance and takes them out of rush hour traffic, and employers love it because it is cost-effective, offers a larger recruitment pool and, honestly, who doesn’t love working with happier people? Companies… Continue ReadingDear Road Warrior, Features, Green, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Technology, Trends

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Happy Earth Day from LifeSize!

Celebrated annually in more than 192 countries, Earth Day is an international holiday, the purpose of which is to educate the public about the importance of protecting the environment. In honor of Earth Day’s message, let’s take a look at the ways video conferencing technology can significantly reduce carbon emissions and safeguard against global climate… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Features, Green, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Travel, Trends

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[VIDEO] Going Green: Sustainability and Video Conferencing

Efficiency is the art of making the most of the resources at hand, and with efficiency comes sustainability. But as business becomes increasingly decentralized, your company’s efficiency – and therefore your sustainability – can become strained. How do you take advantage of a global marketplace while keeping your business efficient and environmentally friendly? Simple: use… Continue ReadingCustomer/Case Study, Features, Green, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Trends

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Saving the World with a “No Fly Pledge”

Weathermob lead meteorologist Eric Holthaus made waves recently (weather pun intended) when he announced first via Twitter and then through an article published on the online magazine Quartz that he was quitting air travel forever, due to the immensely negative impact jet travel – particularly frequent jet travel – has on the environment.  Holthaus makes… Continue ReadingFeatures, Green, Industry, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Travel, Trends

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Why Celebrate World Car Free Day? Good Planets are Hard to Find

On September 22, individuals from around the globe celebrated World Car Free Day. The event, which began in 1997 under the name, “Carbusters,” aims to promote alternatives to car dependence and automobile-based planning, thereby improving quality of life for all. Though the event happened yesterday, the mission of this motivated group of individuals rings true… Continue ReadingFeatures, Green, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Trends, WebRTC

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