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Never Alone

Sometimes, people surprise you. Last Friday, about 200 people surprised me. I was distraught about a charity event the small board I joined was scheduled to have. 602 more words

Arthritis

Real innovation uses unconventional methods to problem solve

We hear a lot about about organisational culture in social enterprises. Sometimes this involves appropriating big business methods and approaches to make not for profits more efficient in the delivery of services and advocacy. 286 more words

Join with Avaaz to help the Maasai protect their land

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The iconic Maasai of Kenya and Tanzania have been fighting for decades to survive and defend their environment. Lately, they’re losing the battle: besieged by shady poachers, billionaires who want to buy up their traditional lands for safari lodges, and sketchy government officials. 461 more words

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Agitate, Educate and Organise

For over 40 years Brisbane’s 4ZZZ has been making a difference. The secret of 4ZZZ success is its clear Mission Statement – AGITATE, EDUCATE and ORGANISE.   203 more words

Surviving the Slump: layoff pushes Calgarian to start her own business

A Calgary woman has leveraged her layoff into a new career as an entrepreneur, to survive the Alberta energy slump.

Last summer, Tracy Brunt lost her job as a manager at a downtown recruitment firm because of slumping oil prices. 261 more words

Economy

Maracas and markets

I had a cheeky trip to Adelaide last weekend and managed to pack a lot into 24 hours. I even fit in a quick visit to Brazil. 812 more words

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