Topics We Explored:
- What business activism is, and why it’s more important than ever to get involved at a social and political level
- How to understand the difference between volunteering (and philanthropy) and activism
- What different factors businesses should take into consideration when taking a stance, and why that stance doesn’t necessarily need to be that extreme or big
- How you can get involved with your local politics and start to build relationships with local politicians and legislators
“We’re not powerless. Each of us, where we are, have everything we need to change the world.” – Kerra Bolton (Tweet this)
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About Kerra Bolton:
Kerra Bolton is the founder of Unmuted Consultancy, a strategic communications consultancy and online academy that helps individuals, communities, and organizations spark and drive change. Kerra understands the strategies and tactics of igniting, driving and managing social change as a former award-winning journalist, political party staffer, communications consultant for education, housing and economic development non-profits, lobbyist, and health care legislative analyst. She is a sought-after political analyst for mainstream media, and most recently wrote an op-ed for CNN.com.
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