Archive for the ‘Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO)’ Category

Sell the Sizzle, not the sausages

May 24th, 2012 | Sustainability | Mikey | No Comments

I’ve been feeling for quite some time but never voiced until last night. I passionately believe we need to reframe our messages around sustainability so that our initiatives can have a bigger impact and be digested by a world that doesn’t see the ‘imminent’ danger ahead.   And so here are a couple of resources [...]

Social Changemakers I Like: Avis Mulhall and Tom Dawkins

May 7th, 2012 | Multimedia, Video Blogs | Mikey | No Comments

Just wanted to post up a note here about some of my work this past week in the sustainability space that I hope some of you might interesting. 1) First off is a 12-minute talk by Avis Mulhall, filmed at the Green Rooftop co-working event I went to last week and invited you all to [...]

Aviation, Carbon and Offsets

April 26th, 2012 | Development, IT Matters, Tourism for Development, Travel | Mikey | No Comments

Just a quick note guys. I’ve decided that one of my goals for my fellowship is to get much more aware about carbon that results from my travel, especially aviation. I’m doing this because I can’t always avoid travelling, although I plan to avoid it as much as possible in the coming years. As a [...]

New WordPress Backup solution: myRepono

March 9th, 2011 | IT Matters, Video Blogs | Mikey | 7 Comments

As my web development business has grown, I’ve had to look in to new and larger solutions as my client based has evolved. Eventually, my dozen regular clients started getting a bit much for me to manage, and so I’ve been searching for tools to cut down my adminsitration time. Backups are one of those [...]

Trekking, Teahouses and Tibetans: Yunnan 2010, Part 2

April 25th, 2010 | Travel | Mikey | No Comments

Welcome to Part 2 of the China trip planned for this September with a small group. We’d love it if you could join us for this exclusive trekking tour of Yunnan, one of China’s least explored provinces.

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April 25th, 2010 | Personal | Mikey | Enter your password to view comments.

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