Researching meaningful connections for impact-driven entrepreneurs, and why we need them, I recently came across a TED Talk How to Skip the Small Talk and Connect With Anyone, by Kalina Silverman. #MakeBigTalk Kalina accidentally started a movement called Big Talk – skip small talk, make meaningful connections. I loved the concept of connecting through meaningful conversations and I am interested to . . .
Sustainable Melbourne floral designer Flower Bird is partnering with The Nest to transform our Fair@Square tent into a floral & foliage paradise. I love flowers – and I don’t know many people who don’t. Do you? It doesn’t matter what the occasion – birthdays, weddings, funerals, retirements, meetings, window displays and events – flowers are . . .
But you can arm yourself with the knowledge that enables you to ask the questions that will give you the answers you need. We’re all starting on this continuum at different points, and we each develop at a different pace. That doesn’t matter. What does matter is that we develop our understanding of the world . . .
Join us at the Fair@Square Festival in December to learn how to make your home a toxin-free sanctuary. Why is this important? “Many Americans assume that the chemicals in their shampoos, detergents and other consumer products have been thoroughly tested and proved to be safe. This assumption is wrong.” New York Times[i]: The interesting thing about . . .
Celebrations to be had in this little pocket of the world. The city of Hamburg (Germany) has banned the following list of nonsustainable items from their government-run buildings stating that taxpayer money will not be spent on products that don’t meet it’s high sustainability standards Coffee capsuals or pods plastic cutlery and plates beer, soft drinks . . .
7 resources to help you create a low toxin /no nasties environment in your home. The cat has been let out of the bag and continues to wreak havoc in our environment and on our health – (sorry cat lovers). This cat is the continuous release of new, untested chemicals onto the market and used . . .
Robert Owen, author of the recently released book The Australian Beekeeping Manual – written specifically for Australian beekeepers – shares tips on how to create a bee-friendly garden, whether you’re a beekeeper, or just want to encourage bees to visit your garden. What is the ideal garden for . . .
Discover the role you and business have to play in making a difference. The We R One World simulation experience is a whole new kind of learning involving transformational play. This fun one-day game will change the way you think about the world and transform how you see yourself and the role you have to play. . . .
SevenCanaries contributor Sandi Rogers has just released two new books: Household Remedies and Energy Unlimited. Common health challenges are listed alphabetically in Household Remedies, each with a wealth of healing suggestions drawn from Sandi’s 30-plus years’ experience as a natural health practitioner, teacher and speaker. Many of the recommendations use items drawn from the household pantry, . . .
Look upstream. Los Angeles doctor Rishi Manchanda treats more than the symptoms a patient presents with: he tries to get to the root cause of the illness. Manchanda does this by looking “upstream” at the social and environmental influences underlying the condition. Now, he is taking this one step further with a campaign to teach doctors and other . . .