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Get Rich (quick)

Get rich (quick) Enrich your world by creating value for others. Enrich your health by walking twenty minutes a day. Enrich your community by contributing to someone, without keeping score. Enrich your relationships by saying what needs to be said. Enrich your standing by trusting someone else. Enrich your organization by doing more than you’re […]

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Turning the global economy into connected communities

Connecting people and businesses will make for a more resilient economy and a happier population, Balle founder Michelle Long tells Oliver Balch Oliver Balch, Monday 7 April 2014 Michelle Long, founder and chief executive of Balle: ‘We no longer know where our food comes from’. Photograph: BALLE The family-run Colophon Café is your archetypal […]

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Be a Localist!

Watch this video if it’s the one thing you do all day! 🙂  

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Buffalo Chosen as Site for BALLE Conference in 2013

BALLE’s (Business Alliance for Local Living Economies) 2013 business conference is coming to Buffalo. And you’re thinking, “Uh, OK. What’s that?” In the world of locavores, local advocates, local producers, and anyone else connected to the ‘local’ movement, BALLE is the national organization which connects the dots and provides resources to get the job done. The […]

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