Plant-Based Life group at Facebook was founded in late 2016 by Software Engineer Phaedra Anestassia. Phaedra saw a growing interest in healthful and conscientious living, sustainability, and self-improvement and decided to found a group that gave co-workers an outlet for these interests.
Vegans are plentiful in the finance industry. Today we spotlight a vegan private banking Managing Director. His story shows how veganism can fit with a career in a conservative and elite industry.
Business travel can be challenging for vegans. Unlike with personal travel, you may be stuck with places that provide no or poor vegan options—even in an otherwise vegan friendly city. And even if you manage to find vegan options, it can be a whole other struggle to find foods that are also both nutritious and satisfying.
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be vegan in Africa? What should you expect when traveling or moving to an African city? We have Vegan Leaders in several African countries (South Africa, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Egypt, Mauritius, Tanzania and Morocco), and we hope to enlighten you through this interview with three remarkable professionals.
On July 31, 2016 we surpassed 1,000 members on LinkedIn! The 1,000th joiner was a Sales professional working at IBM in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Curious to know what our key sources of growth are?