Transition Town Bolton Rotating Header Image

Posts from ‘August, 2011’

Your government only has Tarsands left and they haven’t yet told you?

Jeff Rubin is a leading economist and explains some key business concepts that will drive our business planning in the very  near future. His book Why Your World is About to Get a Whole Lot Smaller: Oil and the Death of Globalization won this year’s Canadian NBA Business Book of the Year award so perhaps it’s [...]

The girl who silenced the world for 5 minutes

Place making – so just how do you make the place better?

Jane Jacobs on Active Living http://www.grist.org/urbanism/2011-07-21-jane-jacobs-on-neighborhoods-placemaking-and-active-living-video

A global commodity, and now part of a food revival. Sheila Dillon on the wonders of yeast.

BBC radio 4 – August 2nd 2011 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qnx3

Banks and our trust in them have gone.. what’s next?

http://theautomaticearth.blogspot.com/2011/08/august-3-2011-next-bank-bailout.html

Using the OX not horses? Advice from a farmer

Is our Future our Past? A slow food and farming article discusses using the OX not horses. http://transitionvoice.com/2011/08/is-our-future-our-past/

“Who Am I?” in a Post-Petroleum World

Heart & Soul is where we are making a space for you to understand your feelings in a post petroleum world. There is no doubt at all that when you first begin to understand post petrolem world your heart will sink, you’ll deny, you’ll kick, you’ll shout, you’ll get angry, you’ll become fearful and your [...]

Re-thinking business structures – radically

business could be the most powerful force in the world in achieving higher levels of sustainability and resilience. More.. http://www.feasta.org/2011/06/29/re-thinking-business-structures-–-how-to-encourage-sustainability-through-conscious-design-choices/ FEASTA