Our Company


Like any organization, HeatSpring is people. We have hopes and dreams and come to work in relentless pursuit of excellence, honesty, laughter, and human connection. Occasionally we write about what we’re up to and post it here.

We’re always looking for the next great course. If you’re in possession of some powerful and transformative knowledge, please consider teaching a course with us.

How LinkedIn Transformed HeatSpring Emails

Here’s an email I got from LinkedIn today:

Contrast that with a HeatSpring newsletter from a few weeks ago:

For eight years I was proud of our email newsletter. We put a lot of hard work into making it relevant and worth opening for our readers. That changed when I started getting hyper-relevant email from LinkedIn every […]

June 19th, 2015|Categories: Our Company|Tags: , , |

Boost Your Webinars: Create Dynamic, Community-Building Online Lectures

In this article, I outline why we host online lectures instead of webinars at HeatSpring and share information for ways that we can help you and your business (cleantech, high performance building, geothermal, and more) start hosting dynamic, community-building online lectures, too.

WEBINARS = DRAIN ON RESOURCES

How many hours and dollars have you invested to create webinars? Getting all […]

How I Failed to Attract Venture Capital and What It Says About HeatSpring

I spent the summer of 2014 raising money. More accurately, I spent the summer of 2014 pitching investors to help our company grow more quickly, failed, and cried about it. This is the story of what happened and what it says about our values and mission.

Who Should Read This:

Current or prospective HeatSpring partners
Current or prospective […]

April 1st, 2015|Categories: Our Company|Tags: |

Join Us: HeatSpring Alumni Meetup at AHR in Chicago

Online classes are cool, but they’re even better when you can meet in real life. AHR is a great opportunity to do just that.

Date: January 27th from 4-6pm
Location: AHR – McCormick Place in Chicago
Cost: Free (RSVP Here)

Please join us for a very informal meetup at AHR. John Siegenthaler, Robert Bean, Bob Miodonski and many others […]

January 5th, 2015|Categories: Green Building, Our Company||

Give the Gift of Education!

Learn more about our NEW gift certificates below!

We started getting calls this holiday season from smart gift givers…

“Do you sell gift certificates?”

We didn’t, but thanks to the smart, inquisitive gift givers calling us, we do now.

That’s the magic of HeatSpring. Ask us to do something and chances are high we’ll figure out how to make […]

December 16th, 2014|Categories: Biomass, Megawatt Design, Our Company|Tags: , , , , |