BUSINESS & ENVIRONMENT


  • Martin Oliver

    Piñatex – an innovative eco-leather

    Whichever leather substitute consumers opt for, there are now humane and sustainable alternatives to animal leather if you go looking for them. As a material, leather derived from animals has several environmental drawbacks. In addition to concerns surrounding animal cruelty, the raising of cows for meat is highly energy – ...

  • Geeshani Ekanayake

    Are you sure your clothing brands are not dodgy?

    How well do you know your favourite clothing brands and their impact on animals, the environment, and human rights? Here are some important things to consider in order to be an ethical consumer. Each year, each season, fashion brands are introducing hundreds and hundreds of trends, alluring their customers to ...

  • Sponsored Article

    A free day of fun for those who need it most!

    Are you wanting to make a wonderful difference? Want to help people have fun? Want to have fun yourself?! You can see our cute video for more on this important venture, to see more about how you can get involved! What is One Day Fun Day™? This is a one ...

  • Sponsored Article

    Greenpeace comments on claims the Labor Party’s climate policies will cost Australia $264 billion

    We’re heading into what’s being dubbed ‘the Climate election’ – and it’s a time that calls for LEADERSHIP, not fear-mongering! There was some “independent” modelling from fossil fuel industry economist Brian Fisher. However it is a misleading distraction from the important issues, says leading environmental organisation Greenpeace Australia Pacific. The ...

  • Sponsored Article

    Mums in Malawi meet nutritional needs in a new way

    This is a sweet story of how mums in Malawi are helping to meet their children’s nutritional needs while earning money through something many Australian mums have as an easy go-to in their cupboards; peanut butter! This picture above was taken in rural Lilongwe, Malawi: Sofereti (42, left) and Daisi ...

  • Dr Geoff Abbott

    Navigating boundaries in business

    Technology-led advances in communication and connectivity are changing traditional organisational and leadership practice. Understanding and setting boundaries has now become a key factor for achieving goals. Boundaries are part of life – they enable us, and they constrain us. Many self-help books and coaching guides stress the need for busy ...

  • Sponsored Article

    How to safely grow wealth using home equity

    Congratulations if you are the proud owner of a home. Do you know that you can use your home equity to increase your wealth? Home equity refers to the percentage that you fully own. If you bought your house on mortgage, the lender partly owns the house until you finish ...

  • Sponsored Article

    Australian Greens have a smart health prevention plan

    Notice from the Public Health Association of Australia. Australian Greens have a smart health prevention plan. The Public Health Association of Australia has today welcomed the Australian Greens health policy, which commits to abolishing the private health insurance subsidy and place “prevention at the heart of health”. Prevention better than ...

  • Sponsored Article

    Minimising our footprint with sustainable flooring

    Of the many creatures that have walked this planet before us, the fact that we are leaving the biggest environmental footprint of all time is a sobering thought. Slowly, the realisation comes that as individuals we can reduce our collective impact on this planet by adopting sustainable practices within our ...

  • Sponsored Article

    How can I use less energy in my home?

    As high energy costs continue to stretch the average Australian family budget, consumers are looking for ways to become more energy efficient in order to reduce those crippling power bills. Along with increasing concerns about the impact burning fossil fuels has on global warming, consumers are ready to give serious ...

  • Emma Stephens

    Meditation, mindfulness, & doing business for good; LivingNow print edition

    Hello lovely LivingNow community 😊 How are you? I mean, really, how are you going? How are you feeling? Have you stopped to allow yourself to feel, lately? To ‘drop in’ to how you’re really going inside? In the busy world of publishing, with its deliveries and deadlines, I sometimes ...

  • Sponsored Article

    FAKE Adani Mine start to have people think it has already been approved

    Don’t you just hate being tricked? We do! How much do YOU know about what’s really going on? Do you know how far along the Adani Mine project has come, and what the costs are? Are you up to date with who stands to gain if the mine did go ...







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BUSINESS & ENVIRONMENT


  • Piñatex – an innovative eco-leather

    Whichever leather substitute consumers opt for, there are now humane and sustainable alternatives to animal leather if you go looking for them. As a material, leather derived from animals has several environmental drawbacks. In addition to concerns surrounding animal cruelty, the raising of cows for meat is highly energy – ...

  • Are you sure your clothing brands are not dodgy?

    How well do you know your favourite clothing brands and their impact on animals, the environment, and human rights? Here are some important things to consider in order to be an ethical consumer. Each year, each season, fashion brands are introducing hundreds and hundreds of trends, alluring their customers to ...

  • A free day of fun for those who need it most!

    Are you wanting to make a wonderful difference? Want to help people have fun? Want to have fun yourself?! You can see our cute video for more on this important venture, to see more about how you can get involved! What is One Day Fun Day™? This is a one ...

  • Greenpeace comments on claims the Labor Party’s climate policies will cost Australia $264 billion

    We’re heading into what’s being dubbed ‘the Climate election’ – and it’s a time that calls for LEADERSHIP, not fear-mongering! There was some “independent” modelling from fossil fuel industry economist Brian Fisher. However it is a misleading distraction from the important issues, says leading environmental organisation Greenpeace Australia Pacific. The ...

  • Mums in Malawi meet nutritional needs in a new way

    This is a sweet story of how mums in Malawi are helping to meet their children’s nutritional needs while earning money through something many Australian mums have as an easy go-to in their cupboards; peanut butter! This picture above was taken in rural Lilongwe, Malawi: Sofereti (42, left) and Daisi ...

  • Navigating boundaries in business

    Technology-led advances in communication and connectivity are changing traditional organisational and leadership practice. Understanding and setting boundaries has now become a key factor for achieving goals. Boundaries are part of life – they enable us, and they constrain us. Many self-help books and coaching guides stress the need for busy ...

  • How to safely grow wealth using home equity

    Congratulations if you are the proud owner of a home. Do you know that you can use your home equity to increase your wealth? Home equity refers to the percentage that you fully own. If you bought your house on mortgage, the lender partly owns the house until you finish ...

  • Australian Greens have a smart health prevention plan

    Notice from the Public Health Association of Australia. Australian Greens have a smart health prevention plan. The Public Health Association of Australia has today welcomed the Australian Greens health policy, which commits to abolishing the private health insurance subsidy and place “prevention at the heart of health”. Prevention better than ...

  • Minimising our footprint with sustainable flooring

    Of the many creatures that have walked this planet before us, the fact that we are leaving the biggest environmental footprint of all time is a sobering thought. Slowly, the realisation comes that as individuals we can reduce our collective impact on this planet by adopting sustainable practices within our ...

  • How can I use less energy in my home?

    As high energy costs continue to stretch the average Australian family budget, consumers are looking for ways to become more energy efficient in order to reduce those crippling power bills. Along with increasing concerns about the impact burning fossil fuels has on global warming, consumers are ready to give serious ...

  • Meditation, mindfulness, & doing business for good; LivingNow print edition

    Hello lovely LivingNow community 😊 How are you? I mean, really, how are you going? How are you feeling? Have you stopped to allow yourself to feel, lately? To ‘drop in’ to how you’re really going inside? In the busy world of publishing, with its deliveries and deadlines, I sometimes ...

  • FAKE Adani Mine start to have people think it has already been approved

    Don’t you just hate being tricked? We do! How much do YOU know about what’s really going on? Do you know how far along the Adani Mine project has come, and what the costs are? Are you up to date with who stands to gain if the mine did go ...

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