The battle of rich and poor. The gap between the rich grows wider as every day, month, year passes. Growing inequality is an urgent matter that unfortunately cannot be fixed over night.
With income and wealth rising for the top 1% but stalling for the rest of us, how do we combat this? How do we build a strong economy that is fair to everyone and what are the negative affects of inequality in business and our overall economy?
Get comfy, settle yourselves down, it is going to get juicy, factual and informative!
Does it really matter if we buy local?
We all spend, spend, spend when we can, but, do we really know of the impact that is made from WHERE we spend our money?
In this blog, we'll peel back the layers to uncover the effects that choosing local vs big corporation products can have on individuals, communities, and the environment. From reducing carbon footprints by minimising transportation distances to boosting the livelihoods of local farms...we'll delve into how these seemingly small choices can ripple through our economies in unexpected ways.
As always, get the kettle on, it is going to be a good one!