Category: <span>Business</span>

4 Women Activists Who Inspire Me When Environmental Activism Seems Futile

4 Women Activists Who Inspire Me When Environmental Activism Seems Futile

Keeping motivated with activism, especially in the environmental movement where change at a political level is often unyielding and unwilling, is a difficult feat and can leave us feeling powerless, apathetic and despondent. Our newsfeeds are saturated with negative, destructive and irresponsible reports of new environmental degradation every day or in even worse cases, a...

Telecommuting: An Exciting and Sustainable Work Prospect for Millennial Knowledge Workers

Telecommuting: An Exciting and Sustainable Work Prospect for Millennial Knowledge Workers

With the millennial generation becoming so prevalent in the workforce of tomorrow, it is obvious that the job industry as a whole has been forever changed. Whether employers are empowering employees by giving them more autonomy instead of using fear-based motivation tactics, or that opportunities are much more appealing to young people, as is the case...

The Triple Bottom Line and How It’s Transforming Capitalism

The Triple Bottom Line and How It’s Transforming Capitalism

Nearly three decades after it was first developed by John Elkington, the triple bottom line is continuing to generate attention and advocates within the business community. To this I say, it is definitely about time! The triple bottom line is a framework that moves beyond the confines of business-as-usual. It advocates for a comprehensive approach,...

How The Source Bulk Foods Are Helping Australia Lead the Zero Waste Movement

How The Source Bulk Foods Are Helping Australia Lead the Zero Waste Movement

Flicking through The Small Business Big Marketing Show podcast with Timbo Reid one Saturday morning, I stumbled upon podcast show #329, which read: “A brave sea change that lead [sic] to growing a dream business with Pauy [sic] Medeiros of The Source Bulk Foods” I immediately downloaded the podcast on my smartphone. I am hugely familiar...

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...