The year 2013 is about to end and as I was reviewing the last 20 years, I realized the magnitude of those profound environmental changes that have taken place. 92 more words
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In an article in Aeon magazine, Michelle Nijhuis writes about her experience living in—and eventually leaving—an off-the-grid commune on Colorado’s Western slope. What drew Michelle to this lifestyle is a tantalizing proposition: “a place where could unplug from the electrical grid—and from a society they saw as wasteful and destructive.” At least, as someone who is concerned about climate change and about the future of the planet’s natural resources, the low-footprint lifestyle is appealing to me. 604 more words
What barrier is preventing Bitcoin adoption in one of the largest and most beautiful continents in the world? Someone has decided to find out.
Localbitcoin has partnered with Borja and his friend Elvis, who are both avid adventurers, as they ride their motorcycle through every country in Africa and set up a Bitcoin exchange in under represented African countries. 48 more words
This blog is based on a presentation by Prof Stephane Garelli, IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook author
Discovering the “New Normal” and mastering a “New Reality” are the key success factors for the future. 756 more words