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October 11 - October 25, 2017

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  • Rebecca Snook's avatar
    Rebecca Snook 11/02/2017 9:17 AM
    I'm working hard to continue with the changes I made in the challenge :D  I'm constantly surprised at how much we have to recycle!

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    Rebecca Snook 10/26/2017 2:02 PM
    Loved this:D

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    Ashok Patel 10/25/2017 5:56 PM
    Realized I couldn't backfill my completed tasksbefore  10/17..sorry team!  (I paid it forward instead, so hope that doesn't mess up our accountants. Grateful X 14 days with all involved!

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    Ashok Patel 10/25/2017 5:10 PM
    Nice challenge with more left to do...thanks, team Mayo!

  • Rebecca Snook's avatar
    Rebecca Snook 10/25/2017 4:21 PM
    I'm hoping that I continue with everything I've started!
    Also, I know I'm not going to win the Looptworks backpack, but through this challenge I've also been able to learn about several different products that are eco-minded that I look forward to trying out :D

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    Andrew Reese 10/25/2017 2:37 PM
    Make sure you record your activities!

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    Andrew Reese 10/25/2017 2:34 PM

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    Rebecca Snook 10/25/2017 2:22 PM
    One of my favorite things about this challenge has been reading about what others have done, there have been a lot of creative and innovative ways people have completed these challenges and I hope to use some of the things I have learned about during this challenge and to complete things that I wanted to but was unable to at this time. The things that I have committed to doing throughout this challenge though, should and will become habits for me. It's important that everyone do what they can, because every bit makes a difference; just look at the impact we've made in two weeks!

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    Anu Krishnan 10/25/2017 2:17 PM
    I hope that most of us will be able to continue this  conscientious effort to conserve resources at all aspects of daily living until it becomes second nature. Something as simple as taking the bus has become transformative in a very personal way. Time to think, time to appreciate the blueness of the sky and decompress. I certainly will try my best to carry these small changes forward.

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    Treasure Ransom 10/25/2017 1:17 PM
    I am thankful for the EcoChallenge. It has been helpful to me in many ways and I am proud of the new habits I have made. I am now more conscious of some negative environmental impacts my behavior leads to, and have made changes to lessen the negative impact. The biggest gain I got though was more personal. In limiting my social media to one time per day, I actually found myself not going to my social media account at all, or just going the one time as planned. It opened up time for me to do more important things. I have also been much more conscious of checking work emails when not working. I appreciate that those activities were part of the challenge.


    • Thank you for sharing, Treasure - we're delighted EcoChallenge resulted in positive behaviors for you.

    • Amanda Holloway's avatar
      Amanda Holloway 10/25/2017 1:33 PM
      Treasure - I'm so glad you've enjoyed the EcoChallenge and have developed new habits. As the challenge comes to an end, I'm looking through the challenges to tackle some additional challenges and add more good habits. The social media challenge resonates with me...I may have to add that to my list to tackle next! :)