A Millennial’s Battle With Launching a Tech Not-For-Profit

Corey HarnishBlog

A not-for-profit professional’s top four operational challenges “Don’t tell us all the ways this might not work. Tell us all the ways it could work.” – John Wood, Founder of Room to Read. If you asked me two years ago if I’d be the CEO of Better World International, the answer would have been no. So why am I still … Read More

Attention, attention! Youth across the globe are mobilizing to create social impact!

Corey HarnishBlog

Youth are making a difference and creating REAL impact on solving the world’s biggest problems. Read here about this motivating movement of youth changemakers Okay, so listen to this. There are 3,029,576,521 young people in the world today. 3,029,576,521 young people who want to make a difference. Driven to make a change. Passionate about doing good. What’s incredible is that … Read More

Games are Changing our Lives… for Good!

Corey HarnishBlog

How playing games can actually improve your life, leave you feeling better than ever, and create a social impact     Are you someone who is skeptical about games? Do you believe that they are bad for our youth or  can cause social issues among people? You’re not alone. This debate over whether or not games negatively affect us has … Read More

You’re Telling Me Technology is Used for Good? You’re Crazy

Corey HarnishBlog

A look inside a technology revolution that’s more about making a difference than just being the next billion dollar evaluation   A shift to a more responsible world. A world where it’s more than just profits. Where companies are purpose-driven and leverage their influence for good. Would you think I’m crazy? Or could you believe it? Well you should, because it’s happening right now. Meet … Read More

Kindness: A Peek Inside the Power of this Simple Action

Corey HarnishBlog

A casual exploration of what kindness actually is, and how you can easily use it to improve your own life and the lives of others.     Do you want to be happy? Yes, right? Do you want others to be happy? Probably yes too, right? Do others want you to be happy? … A little hesitation on that one, … Read More

What if we used cutting edge technology for social impact?

Corey HarnishBlog

A glance at how blockchain could help the not-for-profit sector create greater impact. Have you ever heard of “blockchain?” Maybe you’ve heard of its most famous application bitcoin? Regardless, this technology is already being used to create real social impact. There’s this exciting movement going on known as “Blockchain for Humanity” or “Blockchain for Social Impact.” Communities of amazing people, … Read More

How to find your inner Change-Maker: Story of Dorota

Corey HarnishBlog, Inspiration

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“LIFE is about the PEOPLE you meet and the RELATIONSHIPS and EXPERIENCES YOU CREATE with them.” Dorota Sobieszczuk fights daily for a better world. An entrepreneur, she co-founded The Good Cards – a real life game for individuals and organizations to achieve collective goals that can help create a better world. Dorota lives in Bali now and her mission daily … Read More

Last Gasp Kickstarter Alert!

Corey HarnishBlog, News

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  Kickstarter Alert: So far The Good Cards has reached its goal and raised $11,354, but in order to put it on the next level we need more funding! That is why we have prepared something special for you: access the app to take the first challenge of Kindness: self-love mission using unique QR code on the picture! Support us: … Read More

How Quality Can Inspire Action; Chilliprinting and The Good Game

Corey HarnishBlog

Chilliprinting has come a long way since our early days. We’ve been around for over 25 years and we know it’s because we’ve always set our sights on delivering the highest quality in the market. With a strong focus on quality we’ve been able to help clients reach their goals whether it be through poster printing, flyers, letterhead and more. … Read More

Dreamers events for dreamers like you

Corey HarnishBlog, News

Are you looking for events which are full of like-minded dreamers? There are plenty of expos, festivals and summits taking place that are making the world a better place. I’m going to take you through 5 of the best dreamers events. 5) Green Festival Expo The Green Festival Expo is the “largest and longest-running sustainability and green living event” in … Read More

Artificial Intelligence VS Human Being

Corey HarnishBlog, Innovation

Recently, the battle between Google AlphaGo and Lee Sedol, a professional Go player from South Korea, has again led to a heated discussion with regard to artificial intelligence. Who is the Super Brain? The human, or the machine? Many people have such questions in mind. In my opinion, whether the winner is AlphaGo or Lee Sedol, the ultimate winner is … Read More

Zappos: Revolutionizing the world of work, one shoe at a time

Corey HarnishBlog, Inspiration

Zappos

I doubt I need to ask if you’ve ever heard of the online shoe retailer, Zappos! The company have been thriving since 1999, when CEO Tony Hsieh was struck with the simple and ingenious idea to sell shoes online (an extremely good call when you look at our online buying culture today!). As well as seeing constant increase in sales … Read More

Food Matters: Education not medication!

Corey HarnishBlog, Documentary

“When people take vitamins, the vitamins don’t specifically do it. They enable the body to do it, they enable the body to heal itself. This is a totally different way of looking at it.” – Dr Andrew Saul Husband and wife duo, James Colquhoun and Laurentine ten Bosch, have brought a life-changing documentary to our screens. The feature-length program focuses … Read More

New Energy Source – The Super Solar Cells

Corey HarnishBlog, Innovation

My previous article about solar-powered phone chargers touched upon the damaging effects of fossil fuels and highlighted the need to discover eco-friendly, renewable new energy sources. Olga Malinkiewicz, a Polish scientist and founder of SAULE technologies, has contributed to the development of low-temperature, flexible perovskites which can be used to generate solar energy. Olga’s discovery, made at the University of Valencia, … Read More

How Giant Fans are turning harmful CO2 into Useful Fuel

Corey HarnishInnovation, Planet

Carbon dioxide is destroying the planet. Okay, I know that you think I am talking crazy. Carbon dioxide is naturally present in the ecosystem as part of the Earth’s carbon cycle, which can be simplified into two steps: humans and animals breathe in oxygen from the air and breathe out carbon dioxide as a product of cellular respiration. plants take … Read More

Power-On-The-Go: Solar power to keep your phone charged up everywhere

Corey HarnishBlog, Innovation

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If you’re like me, you must be sick and tired of your phone battery running low when you’re on the move and don’t have instant access to a plug socket. Wouldn’t it be great if you could just charge your phone anywhere without being restricted by the need for a socket? Wouldn’t it be better still if this portable charger … Read More

Roadway for the future – Solar Roadways

Corey HarnishBlog, Innovation

Solar power has truly hit the mainstream – jackets, vehicles, electronics, etc., everything can be solar powered. So how about roads? What if we can use the space to generate electricity to reduce the use of fossil fuels? Isn’t it a perfect combination? Indeed, solar panel road is no longer a concept now – the idea has already been realized … Read More

How Ellen DeGeneres is Making the World a Better Place

Corey HarnishBlog, Influencers

Ellen DeGeneres has been conquering the hearts of millions with a loveable mix of humor and compassion. Many will know her as host of the wildly successful The Ellen Show which entertains us throughout the week with star-studded interviews, games and competitions. The show has seen the likes of Michelle Obama, George Clooney, Zac Efron and Adele! Others will recognize … Read More

Dosomethingfornothing, Happiness is costless

Corey HarnishBlog, Inspiration

For the past year, hairdresser Josh Coombes has been giving the streets of London a makeover…for free! Wanting to do more for the homeless than just “give them a bit of loose change”, Josh sought to create situations that provoke empathy and make those less fortunate feel that someone cares. Here began the idea to give free haircuts to people … Read More

Akira Sakano’s 34 ways to create a Zero Waste Home

Corey HarnishBlog, Inspiration

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Kamikatsu, Japan is the first zero waste city in the world. Akira Sakano is the dreamer responsible for bringing the zero waste city to life and for making the world a better place right now. The zero waste city is built upon 34 principles that puts an end to the generation of waste. If you want to … Read More