Before taking that next flight for a meeting, ask yourself if all the stress, costs and negative environmental impacts of traveling can be replaced with a simple conversation over the phone or video conferencing.
With conferencing tools becoming more sophisticated and complete, avoiding travel has become an easy and affordable choice, no matter the size of your business.
So, roll-up those sleeves and organize a travel free day at your office!
It's easy to get buy-in from your colleagues since this is an all-round positive initiative for very simple reasons:
it helps save money
all you need is everyone's good will, nothing else
More and more businesses are doing it
it avoids climate change, thus saving the planet
"Globally, aviation accounts for approximately 4 to 9 per cent of the climate change impact of human activity."