The Hunger Project… Changing Mindsets – Changing Lives

Hunger Project LogoThe Hunger Project is setting a whole new pace for charities.  They are one of the most financially efficient ‘Not-For-Profit’ organisations on the planet. They are committed to spending less than twenty percent on overheads, which includes fundraising and administration, while they go about the business of changing both the lives of the donor-investors and their recipients as equal partners in the process. [Read more...]

Making a Difference at Home and Abroad

Reho Travel LogoThe story of Reho Travel reads like a journey through the changing of the guard of business and society over the past thirty years. [Read more...]

G Adventures – Using Overseas Tourism as a Force for Positive Change

G Adventures - Bruce Poon TipAfter returning from a backpacking tour of Asia, in 1990, Canadian Bruce Poon Tip founded Gap Adventures (renamed G Adventures in 2012) with nothing more than two personal credit cards and a burning desire to create an authentic, sustainable travel experience like nothing the world had ever seen before. By offering adventure-craving travelers an alternative to the resorts, cruises and motor-coach tours they were accustomed to, he not only changed the way people looked at their holiday time, but changed the face of travel forever. What started off as a one-man show has since grown to become the world’s largest adventure travel company with over 1350 employees. [Read more...]

The Ultimate Gesture in Staff Appreciation

Here is a wonderful story to kick off 2014 with regard to employer-employee relations. A Texas restaurant owner is selling his family business of 17 years to donate the money to his teenage waitress needing urgent treatment for a brain tumour. Brittany Mathis
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At Christmas Time – A Timely Reminder

My hope for you at Christmas is for your days to be filled with love and laughter in the company of those near and dear to you and a chance for you to rest and reflect on the many blessings in your life, as you look forward to a New Year of possibility and potential. The short message in this video is both timely and timeless.

Until next time… Let’s seek to understand more and judge less. Have a wonderful week and a safe New Year celebration. – Brian

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Mandela – the passing of a modern day giant

Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela. The millions of lives he touched in his lifetime, whether they be leaders on the world stage or the humble children playing in the dusty streets of the Africa they call home, will forever be inspired by the legacy of this humble servant. So much has been written about him at this time of his passing and so much more will be written in the weeks and years to come I expect, so I would like to keep it simple by sharing a brief selection of his words here. There is so much to choose from, but these few are among my most treasured. For me they encapsulate the essence of the man and his legacy of love and compassion… [Read more...]

A Paradigm-Busting Australian Study Tour

Showcasing companies that are changing our world and the way we do business today.

Time For ActionAcross the globe executives are realising that we need to change the way we are running our businesses, because the old ways don’t serve society and its people effectively any more. The current model has served us well for the last 150 years but the world is changing faster now than we have ever experienced at any other time in our history.  Businesses lose their relevance at the same rate that internal change lags behind the pace of external change.  We’re now at a time when we are facing the option of change or become irrelevant. [Read more...]