Nope, according to Seaspiracy, it’s the globally powerful and corrupt fishing industry, which is getting billions in subsidies from governments around the world
When we were in lockdown this time last year, I was determined to do the biggest home clean out I’ve ever done, but it didn’t happen
Hope is a challenge for many these days, and there are a lot of reasons why hope is hard to come by. The relentlessness of the pandemic is certainly having its way, but so is government apathy towards the climate crisis.
When you are living in a developing country, you are seeing the impact of the pandemic through very different eyes. I am watching people getting back to work, being vaccinated, getting on with their lives, but when your neighbors are starving, it’s very challenging to even relate to this mindset.
It was my lovely husband’s birthday yesterday, April 16th! For his 50th birthday last year, we were in lockdown and he got a Zoom party. So this year, I was determined to celebrate his 50+1 birthday, but after a recent Covid19 outbreak, we had to postpone the celebrations again. Bummed!!
For the last year I have been inspired, devastated, and inspired again, especially witnessing so many amazing people doing so much to serve our community need in Phuket.
Last week I spoke about the need for the sisterhood to unite, this week, let’s talk about Manbassadors. What’s a manbassador?
In Australia, we are seeing mass protests because women are being raped and sexually abused by those in the highest halls of power. In the UK a young lady was murdered walking home at night
#Just10Percent is a way to create a new world. A world where dignity for all life is at the center of how we design our businesses and our lives.
You could not purchase any Nestle products because we were protesting the marketing of infant formula in developing countries.
On the 9th of March, and throughout the month, thousands and thousands of women will be giving public speeches, the majority for the very first time.
One of the things I tell everyone I work with is this. Don’t worry about the social media participation you don’t like – how can you possibly like everything?
It is alarming to see the scale of impact on the local community in Thailand. It is quite simply devastating. All developing countries are experiencing this
This time last year, I had just attended the Queen and Adam Lambert concert in Melbourne. It was definitely a kind of magic.
A huge issue all around the world, is mental health. This is due to the pandemic and the associated economic fall-out, and by all accounts, it’s not going to be over anytime soon.
If you’ve been paying attention to the climate crisis, you’ll appreciate we’re in big trouble and have to make a lot of changes, fast. Aspirational marketing is definitely one of those changes
In 2020, I gathered all of the environment and climate crisis information into one blog, which I updated every week. Here is the new blog for 2021, which I will update weekly.
Two stories (or maybe themes) got my attention this last week. The first is the ramping up of climate crisis commentary, and Game Stop.
There has been a lot of beauty in the media and across our social channels for the glorious gift of words Amanda Gorman gave us at the 2021 US Inauguration. It was a truly remarkable moment
The Edelman Trust Barometer 2021 is definitely the most compelling report in its 21 year history. Check it out
Well here we are, a new year, new hope, and a chance to start all over after a grueling 2020. So Happy New Year my friends and thank you for sticking with me and supporting me all these years.
18 Steps to an All-Star LinkedIn Profile had been included in Book Authorities 22 Best New LinkedIn eBooks To Read In 2021 AND was also listed under the category 100 Best LinkedIn Books of All Time. Thank you Book Authority.
Christmas is done for another year, and while we missed the opportunity to share it with family, we had great friends over for some seasonal cheer, which was lovely
We are all facing a challenging festive season – in many different ways. Some will struggle because they can’t be with families
Are you paying attention to Artificial Intelligence or AI? Do you understand how it will become part of every aspect of our lives?
This festive season and into 2021, could you make a commitment to a charitable organisation, as food uncertainty and famine is on the rise
A constantly updated list of news, information and research on the issue of our time – the climate crisis
An election like no other, and while I know everyone thought it was a nail biter, I’ve been confident all along in a Biden/Harris win. Why was I so confident?
Dreams have been dashed, careers lost and fear continues to rise. The longer it goes on, the harder it will be.
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