New Ideas: resources.

Posted by on 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

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Hugh MacLeod
Disruptive Innovation And Technology: resources

An oldy but a goody. Marc Andreessen (founder of Netscape and Andreeseen/Horowitz) on the transformation of industries thanks to software AKA, the geeks shall inherit the earth. “More and more major businesses and industries are being run on software and delivered as online services—from movies to agriculture to national defense. Many of the winners are Silicon Valley-style entrepreneurial technology companies that are invading and overturning established industry structures.”

Brian Sollis DBN
New Ideas: resources.

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