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Happy Easter and Farewell

Dear Tumblr
I am dropping you a short note, not only to wish you a Happy Easter, but also to let you know that this is my last week at Net Balance.
After 3 years here, building and leading our supply chain services, including being General Manager of ECO-Buy for the last year, I am moving to a new role after the Easter and Anzac Day break.
I have accepted the position of General Manager at Hub Australia, commencing 28th April.
I am looking forward to new opportunities and challenges, and being part of reshaping the world of work, business and enterprise.
If you’d like to stay in touch with me:

* My new work email will be cameron.neil@hubaustralia.com

* My personal email is camneil76@gmail.com

* My phone number will stay the same +61 402 072 452

* Follow me on twitter @CameronNeil

* Connect with me on LinkedIn http://au.linkedin.com/in/cameronneil/
Yours sincerely
Cameron

Nothing too surprising, but it is the inter-linking of these that should be making us think/plan/act.
Certainly our government provides no indication that they understand any of this, care, or are doing anything to build resilience/plan/mitigate risks.
alexanderpf:

This year’s WEF report on Global Risks: Global Risks 2014 report via futuramb

Nothing too surprising, but it is the inter-linking of these that should be making us think/plan/act.

Certainly our government provides no indication that they understand any of this, care, or are doing anything to build resilience/plan/mitigate risks.

alexanderpf:

This year’s WEF report on Global Risks: Global Risks 2014 report via futuramb

Fashion Revolution Day: making the industry more sustainable

fairtradeblog:


Carry Somers, founder of Fair Trade accessories brand Pachacuti, created the idea of an annual Fashion Revolution Day after the devastating collapse of the Rana Plaza clothing factory in Bangladesh, in which more than 1,130 people died. Six months after the disaster, she explains why she wants to celebrate best practice and raise awareness of the true cost of fast fashion.

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Sustainable Forest Innovations Revitalize Hard Hit Communities

This is awesomeness in so many ways!

post-carbon:

From Maine to Georgia to Arizona to Oregon, new forest-based enterprises are coming on line with financial support from New Markets Tax Credits every day. These tax credits provide incentives for private investors to fund projects that create or preserve jobs and diversify economies in distressed communities. The result is re-invention and job creation within the supply chain of an age-old industry: growing new forests, sustainably harvesting and moving the timber, and then processing it in 21st century ways by breaking down the trees into fiber and even into molecules with a variety of potential uses.

Triple Pundit

There's No Getting Around It: The New Chipotle Ad Is Amazing

Amazing new ad from Chipotle, as part of its strategy to reposition it’s brand around ‘real food’!

Food, Fashion, Forests, Finance, & More turned 2 today!

Food, Fashion, Forests, Finance, & More turned 2 today!

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How awesome is this!!!!

Everyone can compost :)

fastcompany:

One Innovation By Design entrant is Hello Compost, a proposed program in which low-income families will be able exchange compost for produce credits.

“We need to re-imagine the role of food waste from being a smelly, unattractive side effect of eating to an attractive resource for residents to positively impact their community and to help put fresh food on the table,” says cofounder Aly Blenkin.

More info…

fairtrade:

The international Fairtrade system is made up of 26 organizations, including three producer networks. The CLAC, representing farmers and workers in Latin America, recently produced a great video to show how your support of Fairtrade supports farmers and workers.