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AGL: The power of shareholder activism

Samantha Freestone, Tuesday, 31st May 2022 -  The collapse of AGL’s demerger plans shows shareholder activism is gaining momentum, with shareholders beginning to realise the power they have to effect change.

Australian business takes the top spot as world’s most popular B Corp

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 23rd March 2022 -  To celebrate B Corp Month 2022, a report has revealed which B Corp certified businesses are the most searched for around the world

Officeworks acquires a 21 per cent stake in World’s Biggest Garage Sale

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 9th March 2022 -  Brisbane-based social enterprise, the World’s Biggest Garage Sale, is set to expand across Australia under a new partnership with Officeworks. 

Opinion

An emergency warning for humanity

David Ritter, Wednesday, 2nd March 2022 -  It is impossible not to absorb the latest findings from the IPCC without feeling an incredible weight of sadness. The solace is that we know the causes of the emergency and there is an escape plan, writes David Ritter.

B Corp month takes you behind the scenes

Nikki Stefanoff, Monday, 28th February 2022 -  If you’re a B Corp, March can only mean one thing — it’s B Corp month. 

Tinder for kids school uniforms gets ready for launch

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 23rd February 2022 -  Hand-me-downs are a prerequisite for most people’s childhood but what about eldest or only children? What if you live miles away from anyone? High End Hammy Downs might just be the answer.

Talking equity crowdfunding with Birchal

Nikki Stefanoff, Monday, 21st February 2022 -  “I think people view crowdfunding as a separate kind of funding. In reality, it's a vehicle to aggregate multiple types of investors.” 

Why I became a B Corp: Marnie Hawson

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 16th February 2022 -  One-person B Corps are few and far between, which is why we were so keen to sit down with photographer, and recently certified B Corp, Marnie Hawson. 

Australian companies are failing to comply with modern slavery laws  

Nikki Stefanoff, Monday, 14th February 2022 -  A coalition of human rights organisations is calling on the federal government to strengthen Australia's modern slavery laws after the release of a damning new report

The world’s biggest beauty B Corps come together to improve the industry

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 9th February 2022 -  “We concluded that our respective solo efforts to enable positive change can be enhanced through a partnership of mutual commitment.” 
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