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Just one can make a differennce

By challenging the status quo, a cadre of heretics is discovering that one person, just one, can make a huge differenceSeth Godin – Tribes  

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Social Enterprise Book Launch

We recently had a fabulous night at uber cool Brisbane bar John Mills Himself launching our collective effort to tell the story of Social Enterprise; once again showing the importance of collaboration in this exciting sector led by the Queensland … Continue reading

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Great to be interviewed on ABC Radio National’s Life Matters

Last week as a result of SEED winning Small Social Enterprise of the Year I was interviewed on ABC Radio National’s Life Matters program, which as a long time listener of the show was a great experience. Listen here: Today … Continue reading

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SEED win the Social Enterprise of the Year award

SEED have won the Social Enterprise of the Year – Small award! I accepted the award last week in Melbourne at an event organised by Social Traders at PwC Southbank. We employ previously long-term unemployed people in Brisbane to deliver … Continue reading

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Dear Mum …

This week I wrote this letter to my Mum in England to accompany the clipping below from the local paper (yep, she doesn’t email, tweet, facebook, or instagram so our communications are via landlines or the trusty pen and paper) … Continue reading

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The Australian Government’s approach to unemployment

I’m interested in creating employment for long term unemployed people, those people who have been unable to secure or retain paid employment even after completing training/work for the dole schemes. Over the years of running social enterprises I have seen … Continue reading

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my current booklist

I’m always reading at least one non fiction book, I rarely finish them however; I get too bored and distracted and so try and glean as much wisdom and learning from the first half to three quarters of the book … Continue reading

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