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Meeting Abena Poku Awua reminded me that there is a business in everything. You just have to follow your gut and passion. I hope you feel inspired to make a difference in this world after this episode.
About The Legacy Marketplace:
The Legacy Marketplace aims to solve two problems: friction in the event planning process and increasing attention to reduce the environmental impact of our lives. The Legacy Marketplace aims to help businesses and consumers take relevant and impactful action on acting against climate change. It removes the friction in event planning, incentivising sustainable events that have minimal impact on the environment and that act as a catalyst for positive social change. Abena has worked in the sustainability sector for 15 years, her lightbulb moment came in 2016. She was frequently expected to organise events for my clients outside of my main responsibilities. She was also juggling a demanding job with trying to arrange various special occasions for my friends and family. The problem was there was not one place that you could go to compare the options and book there and then..
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