New Ideas: resources.

September 26th 2017, under New Ideas
Cartoon making fun of the oxymoron of 'business as usual'

Cartoon by Hugh MacLeod of Gaping Void


TED Talk
Ray Anderson (founder of carpet company Interface) – on the business logic of sustainability.

Creating Shared Value
Harvard Business Professor and Strategy Guru, Michael Porter on how to fix capitalism i.e “Companies could bring business and society back together if they redefined their purpose as creating ‘shared value’ — generating economic value in a way that also produces value for society by addressing its challenges.”

Marc Benioff (CEO of Salesforce)
Why shareholder theory is a dumb idea: “The business of business isn’t just about creating profits for shareholders — it’s also about improving the state of the world and driving stakeholder value.”

– Rahul Soans