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02/25/2017 at 09:30. Facebook
Welcoming elite sleep expert Nick Little Hales to the #LiveLifeBetter podcast - here's everything you could ever want to know about getting a good night's sleep [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
yesterday at 18:29. Facebook
A plethora of apps have emerged in recent years designed to create positive environmental and social change in the world, one small step at a time.

Here’s eight of the best apps making it harder for you to ignore just how easy it is to make a positive contribution: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
yesterday at 11:19. Facebook
Neuroscientists have cast their vote and following a 12-year study, Matthieu Ricard has the privilege of being the happiest man alive.

Find out his secret: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/23/2017 at 15:51. Facebook
Amnesty International releases major report into the state of the world’s human rights, highlighting serious violations around the globe.

Read Richard Branson’s thoughts on the report’s contents here: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/23/2017 at 13:23. Facebook
People are on the move. The UN estimate that there are over 65 million people displaced by conflict worldwide. That’s more people than there have ever been before.

Like many of us in society, at Virgin Management, we are looking for ways to provide support to the refugee community and teamed up with Women for Refugee Women to invite an incredible group of refugee women to our London offices...
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Virgin Unite
02/22/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
GreenWave was presented with the Sustainia Award for demonstrating significant potential to help build a more sustainable future.

It’s never easy rocking the boat in a multi-billion pound industry, but this multifaceted solution is certainly making waves: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/22/2017 at 08:15. Facebook
Diving in ‘the ocean maternity ward’: watch Richard Branson swimming in the Cayman Islands amongst 1000s of spawning groupers [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/21/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
“By introducing a revolutionized food mindset to Hong Kong and the rest of the world, Green Monday provides a simple gateway to eat in a way that is good for ourselves, good for animals, and good for our planet.” David Yeung.

Here’s why we should all adopt a green diet one day per week: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/21/2017 at 13:58. Facebook
There are several other cogs needed to transition into clean energy, including bringing digitalisation forward, attracting additional investments by setting the right incentives, and collaboration between government, citizens and stakeholders.
But the roadmap looks positive: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/20/2017 at 17:06. Facebook
Research shows that the path to inspiring happiness is not littered with stuff. Instead, less is best. So the question is, ‘Could you have a healthier relationship with stuff?’ [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/20/2017 at 09:28. Facebook
This California company is using Google Street View to assess air quality and map air pollution: [ Link ] Sustainia #100solutions
Virgin Unite
02/19/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship Caribbean entrepreneur, Sherea Dixon, shares the story behind her business success and the lessons she’s learnt along the way: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/19/2017 at 08:20. Facebook
Kristin Hettermann recently dove in the Galapagos and Cabo Pulmo. Read about some of her favourite stories, highlighting the incredible ocean wildlife and the ways people across the world are working to protect the ocean. [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/18/2017 at 17:45. Facebook
Do you have a personal recommendation for a great documentary to watch?

Here’s Richard Branson’s top 30: [ Link ]
Virgin Unite
02/18/2017 at 08:25. Facebook
"Running a happy company is a choice, and not all entrepreneurs rate it high as an objective..." Do you think it matters if a business is a 'happy' one? Entrepreneurs share their thoughts: [ Link ]
“Welcoming refugees is not only a humanitarian and legal obligation; it is an investment that can yield significant economic dividends.”

The B Team share eight ways your business can help resolve the global refugee crisis: [ Link ]
Watch this wonderful video of the Virgin Money team surprising deserving people for Random Acts of Kindness Day: [ Link ]

It’ll put a big smile on your face. Great work team!
Over 70 per cent of the earth is covered in ocean & reports point to the fact that ocean fish populations have been cut in half since 1970. That’s a lot of life on earth lost. Where did all the fish go? To answer simply: we have consumed them. [ Link ]
In order to minimise the contribution the city makes to climate change, Auckland is collaborating with a wide spectrum of stakeholders in an attempt to build towards a low-carbon future.

Take a look at what they’ve been up to: [ Link ] Sustainia
According to the World Giving Index (WGI), a study carried out by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), Myanmar is the most generous nation on Earth. Here’s why: [ Link ]