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Female Power: Why Gender Equality in Business is Essential for a Sustainable Future

Female Power: Why Gender Equality in Business is Essential for a Sustainable Future

The topic of gender equality brings up a lot of interesting discussions, from what gender equality is defined as, to the topic of sexual harassment disguised a jokes. The topic is an evolving beast that requires more than “a female on the brochure” approach. As a 28-year-old female, I’ve had over 10 years of good...

The Sydney Mardi Gras Has Contributed Significantly to Australian History. Here’s Why Its Important…

The Sydney Mardi Gras Has Contributed Significantly to Australian History. Here’s Why Its Important…

This weekend is one of the most exciting events in Australia – the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade. The annual event, attended by a crowd of 300,000 people, will be held at the end of the month-long festival to celebrate LGBTQI communities. This year, Mardi Gras has been running since February 15th, flourishing...

5 Eco-Friendly Surfboard Brands Making Waves

5 Eco-Friendly Surfboard Brands Making Waves

In a surf shop the other day I saw a guy pull out a foam board and say, “We call these boards landfill, as they only last a few surfs”. It got me thinking about the irony that an industry based on clean and healthy oceans, can create such damaging and wasteful products to litter...