Category: Business

10 Things I Learned From the ‘Tech-Formation’ Run the World Women-in-Tech Conference

10 Things I Learned From the ‘Tech-Formation’ Run the World Women-in-Tech Conference

On March 11 the League of Extraordinary Women hosted Australia’s largest all-day women’s tech conference called Tech-Formation: Run the World; an entrepreneurial event aimed at women in the technology space. As the editor-in-chief of this fast-growing sustainability site and the founder of a digital content marketing agency, I very much consider myself a woman in tech. So when my...

Eco Startups: 8 Green Entrepreneurship Business Ideas

Eco Startups: 8 Green Entrepreneurship Business Ideas

Many entrepreneurs are realizing that more and more people care about sustainability. If you’ve recently come to this conclusion, you may be interested in learning more about various green startups that you could launch in order to save the planet whilst making an income and generating a profit. Read on to learn about several innovative...

Local Matters: Why I Shop Local, Eat Local and Support Local

Local Matters: Why I Shop Local, Eat Local and Support Local

Sorry I just don’t spend money in this town. Believe it or not, I have heard this phrase more times than I care to count this past week. When my fiance Ben launched his new business – which focusses on rewarding residents for shopping with small businesses – this was the most common objection. People...

How 40-Year-Old Sustainable Fashion Brand Hessnatur Defied the Odds and Survived

How 40-Year-Old Sustainable Fashion Brand Hessnatur Defied the Odds and Survived

Many ethical business owners and conscious entrepreneurs have a hard time accepting this one business reality: in order to survive, you must make a profit. I have struggled with this very concept myself as I’ve outlined many times in our Transparency Reports. The money is the root cause of all evil rhetoric probably lodged itself in my fragile...

Eco Warrior Princess Transparency Report October 2016

Eco Warrior Princess Transparency Report October 2016

Judging by the messages we’ve received so far from readers, bloggers and ethical business owners, these transparency reports are a hit! It’s wonderful to know that people are getting value from them. And what thrills me most is that some bloggers and conscious entrepreneurs are considering doing the same thing. Yay! The more transparency in business the...