Posts Tagged "Sustainability"

Talking, female entrepreneurs secret weapon!

Posted by on May 31, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

  Women love to talk. Well yes, of course I hear you say, that’s stating the obvious. However, the not so obvious is that this insatiable ability women have to talk, if properly channelled can in fact be our secret weapon to achieve our dreams and aspirations, and be true pioneers of our future.   What’s The Story   This might all be sounding a bit blue sky, but go with me. You see I’m not just talking about talking for talking’s sake. Yes we love to talk about our new shoes, what we ate last night, discuss the ins and outs of our friend’s relationship with a guy...

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Can sharing your time for ‘free’ help you build a more sustainable business?

Posted by on Apr 10, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

  Recently I received an email asking me if I wanted to help out on a new eco project, to which I replied, no problem, here are my fees. A normal response you might think. So I was surprised when I followed up the email to be met with a rather cold shoulder and a lack of enthusiasm to share details about the project. It seems they had a problem with me asking a fee for my time and expertise which they were expecting me to give for free! Now I don’t have a problem with sharing my time for free, in fact I already do for a number of projects. However what I do in fact have is the right...

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Why Everyone Should Celebrate Nyepi

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

  Photo by Sam – OgohOgoh Monday 31 March was Nyepi, the Balinese Hindu New Year. One of the biggest festivals of the year. A celebration of contrasts with an eve of loud, garish parades of handmade effigies (ogoh ogoh) followed by the day of Nyepi, a day of silence, resting and lights out (no lights allowed). A day that brings a chance to reflect, enjoy the silence and live life in the slow lane. A day that allows the air and environment to breath and be cleansed. That leaves a freshness in our surroundings and our minds. A day that provides a calmness in contrast to the busy...

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What 3 Actions Can Help You Build A More Sustainable Business in 2014?

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 in Blog | 1 comment

  So we made it, 2014 is firmly here and I’m really excited! I’m going to be launching two new initiatives this year both of which combine a love of the ocean with smarter business choices.This, plus starting to deliver more workshops leaves me feeling like my business is following a much smarter path for the year in terms of business opportunity, delivery for customers and the most effective use of my time. What about you? What plans do you have? How can making more ethical choices benefit your business this year? How about keeping it simple and realistic by choosing just 3...

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5 Resources To Help You Achieve A Smarter Business, Body & Mind In 2014

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

  With 2014 just around the corner, what plans do you have to make a positive difference to you and your business in 2014? Want does sustainability and being ethical mean to you beyond making greener choices? Here are 5 resources that can help you not only build a more sustainable business beyond being green, but also achieve a more sustainable lifestyle with a smarter body & mind…   Get a Plan   Really like this tool from Lea Woodward. It takes the fear factor out of business planning and strategy by helping you create a very smart one page business plan – it’s...

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5 Tips For A Healthier Christmas For You, Your Business & The Environment

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Blog | 1 comment

  With Christmas well on it’s way in a follow up to my post last year sharing 5 Tips For A Green Office Christmas, here are 5 Tips For A Healthier Christmas For You, Your Business & The Environment…   Food & Drink   What’s Christmas without a glass of wine or two!? Why not save your head by choosing biodynamic or organic, for sure it will hurt less in the morning. Buy locally sourced food, homemade made cakes and puddings, stock up on vegetables, remember delicious and healthy can co-exist. Don’t throw left over food...

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