This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Why Eco-Friendly Packaging Doesn’t Have to Be Biodegradable

This is a guest post by Brittany Nader, Content Marketing Specialist at StandUpPouches.net.

Today’s consumer is a green consumer. There’s proof everywhere we look, from the backlash against BP to the outcries for a widespread elimination of GMOs. No longer a niche group of shoppers, the general public has become more environmentally conscious and aware of […]

By |October 2nd, 2015|Environment|Comments Off on Why Eco-Friendly Packaging Doesn’t Have to Be Biodegradable

Ethical Hosting and Domain Names – How do you do it the Right Way?

When we talk about building an end-to-end sustainable business, there really are so many factors that we need to think about.

Mel already wrote about the options for an ethical hosting company – this post is the follow-on from that.

So the response we received from the top two choices for hosting were – I won’t say […]

By |September 18th, 2015|Ethical Business|Comments Off on Ethical Hosting and Domain Names – How do you do it the Right Way?

The 9 Worst Things Employers do on UpWork

The internet is the wild west of the 21st century. There are few rules, few police and a cloak of anonymity that sees many of its inhabitants turn into savages when they’re in front of a keyboard – engaging in behavior so deplorable they’d never dream of it in the real world (see, e.g. Twitter […]

By |September 17th, 2015|People|Comments Off on The 9 Worst Things Employers do on UpWork

How to Build a Great Team Culture (When Your Staff Have Never Met in Person)

‘Team culture’ is a major buzz-term of 2015, as startups everywhere try to attract the best talent through incentives and gimmickery on a scale unforeseen since the great bubble of the late 1990s.

All over Silicon Valley, free lunches, isolation pods, gym memberships, dog creches and flexible time have become the standard.

But don’t think that just […]

By |September 15th, 2015|Entrepreneurialism, People|Comments Off on How to Build a Great Team Culture (When Your Staff Have Never Met in Person)

Conducting Business the Right Way: What’s Legal Isn’t Always What’s Right

I recently attended a conference in Asia for entrepreneurs. A lot of the people I really look up to were in attendance at this conference – people who have done amazing things – and it was fantastic to meet some of them in person.

I wasn’t the only one excited to mingle with the superstars of […]

By |September 10th, 2015|Entrepreneurialism, Ethical Business|Comments Off on Conducting Business the Right Way: What’s Legal Isn’t Always What’s Right

You Can’t Outsource Your Legal Responsibilities

As business owners we’re always fixating on the bottom line. No matter what you sell, where your money comes from, how much or how often it all boils down to one simple formula – to stay in business more money must come in that goes out.

It is, ultimately, that simple.

The internet is making it easier […]

By |September 8th, 2015|Entrepreneurialism, People|Comments Off on You Can’t Outsource Your Legal Responsibilities

Initial Ethical Hosting Research

It seems that “ethical” for most hosting companies revolves around carbon offsetting. This is extremely positive as hosting emits a *crazy* amount of emissions.

My research has revealed 15 companies that take active steps to reduce their impact. To be completely frank, I’m immediately turned off from a number of them due to their 1999-style websites.

Who […]

By |September 6th, 2015|Environment|Comments Off on Initial Ethical Hosting Research

What is the most ethical platforms for hosting a website?

For this article we considered 4 main options for platforms to build a site :

Shopify
BigCommerce
Square Space
WordPress

Shopify and Big Commerce
Let’s talk about Shopify and BigCommerce first. Both are platforms that make it easy for a person or company to set up on online store and start selling without any technical knowledge.

For all intents […]

By |September 5th, 2015|Environment|Comments Off on What is the most ethical platforms for hosting a website?

Using Keyword Research to Compare the Value and Strength of your Niches

So you want to start an ethical business selling something – but not sure what? It’s one thing to want to change the world – a noble objective for all of us – but the real challenge lies in matching a product to your market so that people will actually buy it.

And if you talk to anyone in […]

By |September 1st, 2015|Ethical Business Challenge|Comments Off on Using Keyword Research to Compare the Value and Strength of your Niches

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