#SocEntConf2016: Palm Beach Atlantic University and HelpedHope Social Enterprise Conference 2016

On Saturday March 12 2016 thought leaders from around the country gathered for South Florida’s first Social Enterprise Conference. The event was a collaboration between Palm Beach Atlantic University and HelpedHope, and brought together diverse groups of people. Elected officials, appointed officials, non-profit leaders, heads of business, and passionate community members

The Secret of Change journey begins #1

The journey has begun! Actually the Journey began way back in January when production started for The Secret Of Change. Over the past six months we have been filming for the first episode in the UK, and now we have spread our wings as we begin our

From trash to transportation

There are many things you can do in this world, working for profit or for purpose can sometimes be exclusive. It would appear however, that Enviro-Pallets have actually managed to combine them both in their attempt to tackle the issue of plastic waste in Bali. I visited this company recently

OWL at the People’s Climate March, London

“And just so that you know” actress and climate change campaigner Emma Thompson booms from a microphone “the march is still at Temple Square where we started, there are people all way behind you”. She is stood on an open top bus just metres away from the

OWL at the People’s Climate March, Berlin

Men, women, young, old, the dreadlocked hippies and the financial professionals, this really is a peoples climate march – These were my first thoughts as I stood below the Fernsehturm (Berlin TV Tower) surrounded by green flags, balloons and banners. It is unusual in my line of

From streets to fields: Farm committed to sustainable practice links up with a local homeless shelter

OWL Journalist Julien Goalabré gives a snapshot into life at an Irish farm committed to sustainability and social impact that works alongside a local homeless centre, offering opportunities to learn, gain experience and socialise with international volunteers. “Have you seen John?” “Where is John?” “Hey John when you finish

The Power of Events is Unleashed!

The opening ceremony of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games has changed the global conversation on what makes a ‘good’ event. For years, international event industry associations have been advocating that events have the potential to do so much more than simply provide good food and entertainment. This conversation