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Notes From Japan - A World Nomad Returns Home Safely

Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 | Views [2828] | Comments [1]

Jesse Perez is a producer and writer for the Safety Team at The World Nomads Group. He went to Japan on the 10th of March for a brief holiday and a work stint. The very next day, the country was hit by a massive 9.0 earthquake, and a resulting tsunami ... Read more >

Tags: japan, japan disaster, japan earthquake, travel-safety-tips


WorldNomads.com - What a month !

Monday, 3 Aug 2009 | Views [2546]

Here's a few newsworthy items that have made up the month of July. WorldNomads.com Wins Innovation Award ! Well we all got decked out in the penguin suits and fancy dresses ( I was suited by the way) and tottered off to the 2009 Insurance ... Read more >

Tags: insurance industry awards, travel photography scholarship, van-tastic adventures, video documentary scholarship, world nomads


Opinion: The Value of Twitter - Would I sell my first born?

Tuesday, 24 Mar 2009 | Views [3178] | Comments [5]

Well, no. Sure, those first few months were horrendous, the witching hours, the incessant crying, projectile...err, hang on, what am I writing about? Ah yes... What would I be prepared to live with to ensure that I can enjoy the now daily ritual ... Read more >

Tags: chris brogan, mashable, social media, social networking, tweets, twitter, world nomads, worldnomads.com


Meet World Nomads in Melbourne

Saturday, 21 Feb 2009 | Views [2949]

Want some tips on travelling safely? Got a tricky question about travel insurance? Want a free luggage tag? Then come meet the gang from World Nomads in Melbourne next weekend today (Sat 21st) and tomorrow (Sun 22nd) at the  Melbourne Adventure ... Read more >

Tags: expo, travel safety, travel tips, worldnomads.com


Victorian Bushfire Appeal 2009

Friday, 13 Feb 2009 | Views [1706]

Many of you will be aware of the devastating bushfires that tore through Victoria, Australia. Over 180 lives were lost and the death toll is expected to rise significantly. Thousands of homes and businesses have been destroyed. As an Australian-founded ... Read more >

Tags: australian red cross, victorian bushfire appeal, victorian bushfires


Case Study - From little things, big things grow : Utilising e-commerce to drive a CSR strategy

Tuesday, 20 Jan 2009 | Views [3396]

Tackling CSR - Corporate Social Responsibility One of the most challenging things a company can face is how to decide what form their CSR strategy might take. Do we take a holistic approach and look at all of the potential pillars in terms of our ... Read more >

Tags: community development, corporate social responsibility, csr, footprints, footprints network, world nomads, worldnomads.com


Opinion - Social Media : Wake Up and Smell The Engagement !

Friday, 9 Jan 2009 | Views [6947] | Comments [8]

There has over the past few months been a lot of heated debate about the business value of Social Media. A lot of it seems to be centred around the commercial ROI of advertising through the various Social Media channels. Will Facebook start to yield ... Read more >

Tags: corporate social responsibility, csr, customer engagement, social media, travel marketing, travel networking, twitter, word of mouth, world nomads, worldnomads.com


Opinion - The Sin in Doing Good Deeds - New York Times

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | Views [2507] | Comments [2]

I've just read an excellent article by Nicholas D. Kristof and placed an excerpt below. "If a businessman rakes in a hefty profit while doing good works, is that charity or greed? Do we applaud or hiss? A new book, “Uncharitable,” seethes ... Read more >

Tags: charity, footprints network, new york times, nicholas d. kristof, nonprofit, philanthropy, world nomads, worldnomads.com


The Bottom 6.5 On The Road Travel Joys - 2008 (in reverse order)

Saturday, 20 Dec 2008 | Views [1391]

There has been a rampant explosion of Top 15, 20, 100, 5 travel lists over the past couple of months and to be frank..I think it needs a shake up. I thought about the Top 10 things to do instead of creating a top 10 travel list, but then I thought ... Read more >

Tags: top 10 travel, top travel, travel list, world nomads, worldnomads.com


Travellerspoint.com - 'Winter' Photography Competition

Tuesday, 9 Dec 2008 | Views [1937]

Our friends over at Travellerspoint are running their photography competition again, with the theme this time being 'Winter'. Worth promoting to your community, friends, family, even those you dislike but feel like giving pre-Christmas cheer to!, ... Read more >

Tags: hotelclub, photography competition, travellerspoint, travellerspoint.com, world nomads, worldnomads.com


WorldNomads.com and Footprints Donations hit the $500,000 mark !

Monday, 1 Dec 2008 | Views [1082]

It's with great pleasure, loud voice and a fair whack of yahooooo that we can announce that our online philanthropy project Footprints , has now raised $500,000 from more than 180,000 micro donations since its inception.  For those of you who ... Read more >

Tags: csr, customers, footprints, footprints network, milestone

 

 

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