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26 08, 2020

We’ve moved

By |2020-08-26T09:04:28-05:00August 26th, 2020|News You Can Use|0 Comments

We have some exciting news to share with all our clients and viewers. We have moved our central office to North Carolina. We decided that this was a more central location to serve our East Coast clients. We will continue to service our clients nationwide. It was a seamless transition; the move is complete. [...]

31 05, 2019

Episode 7 – The Wait is On!

By |2020-06-04T10:33:24-05:00May 31st, 2019|News You Can Use|0 Comments

It's been a great Spring, and I've gotten into a groove going Car-less in CBUS. However, I knew this experiment would eventually end - it's just not feasible for me to be without a personal vehicle long-term. This episode highlights some research I've been doing on available EV's and Hybrids in the Ohio market. Believe [...]

15 05, 2019

Episode 6 – Almost 3 months!

By |2020-06-04T10:34:42-05:00May 15th, 2019|News You Can Use|0 Comments

I woke up the other day, and realized that I hadn't even thought about, or consciously recognized, that I haven't owned a car for over two months. It's become routine... and my new normal. So for this episode, I thought I would do a quick tally to see how much money I've saved on the [...]

18 04, 2019

Episode 5 — It’s the Little Things

By |2020-06-04T11:21:36-05:00April 18th, 2019|News You Can Use|0 Comments

It's mid-April, and Spring has finally arrived in Ohio. Which opens up a plethora of new opportunities to get around without driving. Here are some adventures in grocery shopping, followed by adventures in commuting to my co-working space by bike instead of using the bus. More below via captions underneath the photos, and some key [...]

31 03, 2019

Episode 4 – March is Over!

By |2020-06-05T09:50:24-05:00March 31st, 2019|News You Can Use|0 Comments

Well, the first month without a car is complete! And the verdict is.... NOT BAD! I've tallied up the amount of money I spent on public transportation, vs. what I had budgeted for car ownership. And overall, I saved about $180! And more importantly, I only used Zip Car twice, and an UBER once. The [...]

18 03, 2019

Episode 3 – No Car

By |2020-06-04T11:23:55-05:00March 18th, 2019|News You Can Use|0 Comments

It's The Little Things-- Just a little grocery shopping trip this week.   Well, this was a good week. Once again, with just a little planning, getting around without a car was pretty easy. For the most part, my meetings and errands were on a bus route. And the weather was good, which helped. Just [...]

10 03, 2019

Episode 2 — Week 1, No Car

By |2020-06-04T11:36:05-05:00March 10th, 2019|News You Can Use|0 Comments

This is a 2-parter: Again, WHY are you doing this?? And How Did Week 1 Go? Once you get to the suburbs, good luck finding bike lanes or sidewalks! So, you might be wondering -- WHY am I doing this experiment? I'd have to say that I've been considering this for a while. But only [...]

5 03, 2019

Sustainable Transportation – My Year Without a Car

By |2020-06-05T10:13:52-05:00March 5th, 2019|News You Can Use|0 Comments

Saying goodbye to my trusty Subaru Well, it's been 6 months in the making... but after careful planning, I decided to be Car-Free for a while. Who knows how long this will last, but the stars have aligned. It's gotten to the point where I was hardly using it, and I was spending a substantial [...]

4 08, 2017

Global Organic Supply Chain Integrity Task Force

By |2020-12-28T09:20:42-06:00August 4th, 2017|News You Can Use|0 Comments

Guest Blog by Compass Natural - July 2017 - OTA TASK FORCE On May 12, 2017 the Washington Post published an article documenting how three shipments of fraudulent “organic” corn and soybeans entered the United States from Turkey. Documents and interviews indicated that the shipments containing millions of pounds of corn and soybeans had been [...]

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