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Getting Real about the Climate Crisis
Getting Real about the Climate Crisis

On Purpose Fellows , and are now Climate Reality Leaders, having attended a three-day training with Al Gore. They share their lessons for communicating climate change.For Alex, it was growing up with a mother who is an architect focused on...

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On Purpose: Career Change & Clairvoyance
On Purpose: Career Change & Clairvoyance

How On Purpose knew about my new career before I didThe On Purpose InterviewThe harder I tried to focus on the digits in front of me, the more they lurched across the paper. I wrote down new numbers but they were just as unreliable, slipping from...

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For a weekend, I ‘occupied the future’
For a weekend, I ‘occupied the future’

Last weekend I volunteered for , a global innovation foundation and an On Purpose placement host, at their flagship event, . The annual 2 day conference aims to bring future thinking to the public realm, inviting its 4000 guests to ‘occupy...

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Supporting refugees one bread loaf at a time
Supporting refugees one loaf of bread at a time

Ariane Nikpur, who is part of the On Purpose core team, writes about Breadwinners, a small charity supporting refugees with work opportunities in the UK. Breadwinners has been shortlisted in the top five of People's Projects supported by Big...

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Building karma through supply chains
Building karma through supply chains

In this blog, Tania Han, who is currently on the October 2017 Associate Programme, writes about how a small company from New Zealand is doing good whilst challenging the soft drinks market.I first tasted in 2016, on a tiny island called Waiheke,...

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