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Bridgette Di Ferdinando

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Bridgette Di Ferdinando was working in the corporate world as a organizational psychologist and change management consultant where she had the chance to closely examine the culture and make-up of companies in Australia, the United States and throughout Europe. Over time, what she began to see was that employees were feeling less-and-less empowered and companies were putting less-and-less trust in their employees. She watched as higher-ups started focusing less on the individual and more on … CONTINUE READING

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Paul Laurie

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The first time I met Paul Laurie he was running through a venue in a grey top-hat attending to the 100s of people who had shown up for his Silver Spork Social Bacchanal event last November. I later learned that it was the emergency venue, because the warehouse where it was supposed to be had flooded. Yet you never would have guessed it, as Paul seemed very calm and collected, and definitely in his element.… CONTINUE READING

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Erica Hartnick

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It’s said that a successful business comes from someone identifying and answering a need, and that is exactly how Erica Hartnick founded and developed Yoga Trade. Based on her own experience of traveling and working as a yoga and surfing instructor she recognized two things: 1) there needed to be an easier way to find teaching opportunities and 2) employers were looking for a better way to locate interested instructors. Fast-forward and you have … CONTINUE READING

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