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The Fakers and the Changemakers

It seems as if every brand knows the right things to say when it comes to corporate social responsibility (CSR). They all have their codes of conduct in order, along with a nicely polished list of values – amounting to an altogether lovely image of their business. 1,085 more words


I Ain't Grassin'

I’ve decided to embark on what I think is a wise pursuit; that pursuit being veganism.

Over the past 10 years I’ve been pretty experimental with my eating habits. 801 more words

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Project Update: The Good On You App

The Good On You App is a response to the challenge of making shopping choices that meet your everyday needs while also doing good on the issues you care about. 277 more words


World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2016

The World Economic Forum (WEF) have just released their 2016 Global Risks Report, identifying failure of climate change mitigation and adaptation as the greatest global risk in terms of impacts. 358 more words

Sustainable Fashion

The Artisanal – Between Fads and Truth

In our book ‘Rethinking Prestige Branding – Secrets of the Ueber-Brands’ (Schaefer / Kuehlwein, 2015) we discuss the omnipresent trend towards ‘Artisanalization’, reviewing quite a number of examples like… 1,615 more words

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The Change-Maker Dilemma

I spend money on clothes I don’t need. I just went through a massive clean out and am going to donate over 50kg of clothes that have accumulated in my closet over the past 8 years. 651 more words


Holiday Shopping With a Conscience

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the role of business in society broadly, thanks to the awesome nonprofit I’ve been working on with Justin Rosenstein… 1,070 more words