Archive for May, 2013

May 31st, 2013 - Posted by Kate

Bosco Verticale

Named “Bosco Verticale” (vertical forest), this stunning design by Boeri Studio in Milan will host 530 trees, 11,000 groundcover plants and 5,000 shrubs – the equivalent of 2.5 acres of forest!  Not only will the greenery be pleasing to the ye and provide much needed shade in summer, it will also absorb CO2, moderate extreme […]

May 24th, 2013 - Posted by Kate

CUT THE BULLS#!T

Smart, funny and very insightful commencement address by Jon Lovett about fighting the culture of bullshit.  Watch the video below, or read an extract in this article from The Atlantic HERE

May 10th, 2013 - Posted by Kate

Dare to do good

Great post on LinkedIn from Panera CEO Ron Shaich challenging other business leaders to do good with their businesses beyond the usual charitable giving. READ IT HERE  Below is also a great video of a talk Ron gave at a Conscious Capitalism event a couple of years ago – really inspiring stuff! Ron Shaich from […]

May 6th, 2013 - Posted by Kate

Spotted this morning…too true!