How to strengthen connections within your community

You might be able to accomplish some of your goals by yourself, but you certainly don’t need to go it alone, nor should you want to. You can usually achieve a lot more by involving other people in your endeavours. Getting their help, however, is not always easy. People in your networks can provide the… Read More

Turning a passion into a profession: An interview with Holman Wang

After practicing law for seven years, Holman Wang took a hiatus in 2012 to pursue a career as a children’s book maker. He and his twin brother, Jack, set out to create a new series of board books called Cozy Classics, which abridges classic novels into word primers with beautiful needle-felted illustrations. The first two… Read More

How young entrepreneurs can change the world

This is a transcript of my presentation given at the PATA Youth Symposium in Jakarta, Indonesia, September 8, 2016. This event was part of Pacific Asia Travel Association’s 2016 Travel Mart, Asia Pacific’s premier travel trade show. Salamat Siang. For seven years I’ve been teaching courses on sustainability at Capilano University in Vancouver, Canada. Put… Read More