Viewing entries tagged with 'social change'

Changing Social Norms Through Play

Element Magazine, New Zealand herald The greatest barrier to any social change being possible is society’s complacency and acceptance of the majority-driven norms. It takes extraordinary and visionary change makers to view the world differently and to challenge the status quo and introduce the need ... Read more

Posted on 16 April 2015 I Tags: ,,,,,,

Give it a Nudge

Element Magazine, New Zealand Herald

Online version here Young people need to be actively engaged in achieving their goals, which makes the current high levels of youth unemployment hazardous to their health. How to include young people in the world of work is an increasing challenge across the planet. In parts of Europe more than 50 p... Read more

Posted on 3 March 2015 I Tags: ,,,,

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Capturing the Power of Positive

Microfinance is changing the lives of women and their Families worldwide In last month’s Element magazine article, I explored the key attributes of outstanding social change movements and what is needed to turn a Great I... Read more

Posted on 26 January 2015 I Tags: ,,,,

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Four Ingredients of Outstanding Social Change Movements

One of the great attributes of human kind is our curiosity of, and desire for, better ways of being and doing.   Calls for change are challenging us every day from every direction. The challenge is to navigate our way th... Read more

Posted on 29 December 2014 I Tags: ,,,

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Q. named Finalist in Westpac Women of Influence Awards 2014

Qiujing Wong, co-Founder and CEO of Borderless has been named a finalist in the social enterprise category for the Westpac Women of Influence Awards 2014. To read about the amazing women being honoured in this year’s awa... Read more

Posted on 25 August 2014 I Tags: ,,,

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Borderless features in NZ Herald’s Element Magazine

Writing a cheque might impact hundreds of people's lives; mobilising your whole business to drive change can impact millions of lives, and give a whole new life purpose to all the people who work in your company.   Sir... Read more

Posted on 23 August 2014 I Tags: ,,,

Catalysing Change at the IncrediblEdge

Borderless was very proud to be among the incredible lineup of presenters at this year’s IncrediblEdge Summit in Auckland, New Zealand. Organised by Jillian de Beer, the event brings together innovators, entrepreneurs an... Read more

Posted on 27 February 2014 I Tags: ,,,

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NZ Herald Article: A healthy society creates happy, successful customers

Legitimate business case for taking care of those who buy from, supply to and work for companies, says Qiujing Wong Q: Why should companies bother doing more than being commercially successful? If entrepreneurs value mak... Read more

Posted on 18 November 2013 I Tags: ,,

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Congratulations Minnie Baragwanath – Blake Leader, 2013

We are delighted with today’s announcement that Minnie Baragwanath, Chief Executive of the Be. Institute has been recognised for her extraordinary leadership this year by being awarded the highly prized, Blake Leader Awa... Read more

Posted on 5 July 2013 I Tags: ,,

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Film Premiere and Fundraiser for Youth Music Studio and Mentoring Programme

We’re delighted to announce that Harpooned Soul: the Jade Bell story premiered yesterday Wednesday (29 May) at the Fritz Movie Theatre on Salt Spring Island in BC, Canada. Produced by the Borderless team and Directed by ... Read more

Posted on 30 May 2013 I Tags: ,,