The business of being human.
Do work you love, make a living and a life, be the change you imagine.
A worldwide movement where meaning is the mindset.

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Make Do Co. offers courses, workshops and tools for better business.

Book an in-person program to carve out a meaningful career path, organise a full team workshop to transform your workplace,
or shop products for making and doing with meaning.

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Your FREE toolkit for brainstorming a remarkable brand and business with meaning.

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Re-invent how you live, work and do business.

Course options for impact seekers and budding entrepreneurs.

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testimonials

  • I would highly recommend Make Do Co. for anyone looking to become equipped with tools for living a balanced, broad and fulfilling life that brings a heightened level of awareness to the work place.
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    Hayley Cole:General Manager, Stellar* Concepts

  • Jo has a real skill for getting to the heart of what matters, while facilitating the work in a very organic and empathetic way. We had the kind of conversation we so often forget to have, and which is crucial for our future development. What do you care about most? How can you align your work, and life, with these values for a healthier, more productive and fulfilled life?
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    Lotta Holmberg:Startup Marketing Advisor & Storyteller

  • I asked Johanna to introduce NVC to our creative company of delicate souls. They embraced the ideas with relish and we all spoke candidly of our fears and motivations. I would recommend Johanna to anyone who wants to communicate with more compassion.
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    Gethin Fisher:General Manager, BWD Creative

  • Jo made fantastic contributions to our group discussions and steered them skilfully, whether it was about business development, goals and vision or interpersonal relationships.
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    Sally Hill:Impact Strategist, Founder, Wildwon Projects

  • I came away from the three days brimming with energy and ideas. Sarah and Jo are truly professional and authentic in everything they teach. They are generous with their time and knowledge; and it is obvious how much they love what they do.
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    Alison Shillington:Guest, Yamba Yoga Retreat

  • An inspirational facilitator, Johanna provided our team at Stellar* with enlightening insights into workplace relationships and ways to deal with difficult situations.
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    Marguerite Julian:Managing Director, Stellar* Concepts

  • Make Do Co.’s Yamba Yoga Weekend was a fantastic way to take some much-needed time out and reset. The hands-on, intimate yoga classes were a great way to improve my physical yoga practice, while the girls’ in-depth knowledge and mindfulness techniques gave me some really beneficial tools to take home.
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    Kye Greenacre:Guest, Yamba Yoga Retreat

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Where people thrive and great work happens.

Find success with a team that is motivated, energised and aligned. Course options for individual employees or full team immersive learning.

 

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selected thoughts from the journal

Jack Hubbard on ruffling business ties

Jack Hubbard on building a business that rewards good work with granted wishes, his alpine business playground Dream Valley Projects, and his mission to ruffle the ties of the most serious business people.

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Abigail Forsyth on waste and less stuff

Abigail Forsyth on how she created global business, KeepCup, from the humble beginnings of her own lounge room.

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How a holiday to India helped my business

Three essentials for the future of work.

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