Social Good

What does it mean to be a social enterprise in 2018?

Business with purpose

What does it mean to be a social enterprise in 2018?

Over the past month, there has been a lot of discussion in the media regarding social enterprises. CEO of the Ākina Foundation Louise Aitken clarifies the responsibilities of being a social enterprise, and what is ahead in the future for businesses operating in this sector.

Please and Thankyou

Speaking at a National Speakers Association of New Zealand-hosted summit recently – just weeks out from Thankyou. Water’s launch in New Zealand – founder Daniel Flynn spoke about how a short YouTube video, and the public response to that video, persuaded the 7-Eleven retail chain to execute one of the fastest product launches they’d ever done.


I've seen the above gibe pop up a number of times in my many internet binge sessions. I've been drawn into many discussions about it. I've heard both sides. And while I understand some of the concerns that may have led to this kind of cynicism, I have to politely disagree.