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Update >> We have Talent Nation news!

An update on all things Talent Nation. A busy & exciting few months has meant a change of location and a growing team. Keep up to date with us here! We’ve moved. We are excited to announce that our team has moved to a new location in South Melbourne! We have loved our Southbank vi
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#Blog The Journey to Alignment

Our Principal Consultant Maxine Bazeley shares the journey she undertook to align her personal values with her career. Get in touch with Maxine at mbazeley@talentnation.com.au. This time last year I was encouraged to apply for a Fellowship with the Centre for Sustainability Leadership
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NSW sets net-zero carbon emissions goal by 2050 as Australian pollution climbs

NSW, home to Australia’s largest economy, will set a goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 and allocate $500 million over five years to help spur the transition to renewable energy. The aspirational target comes as new analysis of Australia’s emissions point to nationa
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Million new jobs in prospect by 2040 even as emissions dive, study finds

Cutting carbon emissions in line with the Paris climate goals could generate more than 1 million extra jobs by 2040 as Australia transforms its energy and other sectors provided policy settings are right, a new study has found. The Jobs in a Clean Energy Future report, using modelling
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Sydney world’s top sustainable city but London best overall

London may have strengthened its claim to be the world’s best business centre, but Sydney continues to set the benchmark for sustainability. The UK’s capital city withstood post–Brexit concerns to claim pole position for the second time in a row on Price Waterhouse Coopers’ seve
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Why Sustainable Brands Will Absolutely Dominate by 2035

By: Alison Klein Okay, okay – I know it’s a bold headline but after reading Brand Thinking for our book club meeting, I honestly think it’s true. In Brand Thinking, Debbie Millman collects a series of interviews investigating the art and science of branding. Based on the principles th
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Small Giants’ Danny Almagor: How to Become a 100 Percenter

By Danny Almagor   At Small Giants, the parent company of Dumbo Feather, we’re all about investing our passion and money into projects we believe can make the world better. We’re 100 percenters—or at least that’s our aim! The term “100 percenter” is inspired by Charly and Lisa Kl
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Melbourne looks to science for carbon reduction ramp-up

Cameron Jewell   The City of Melbourne looks set to endorse “science-based” emissions reduction targets for its operations, which it says are in line with global reductions needed to limit global warming to 1.5-2°C. The Emissions Reduction Plan for Council Operations 2016-2021, w
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Renewables offer “unrivalled opportunity” to grow rural jobs, economies

By Sophie Vorrath A new report has called for an increased rollout of renewable energy in Australia’s rural communities, not just for the purposes of generating cheaper and cleaner power, but as a major new driver of economic growth and jobs. The Climate Council report, published on T
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