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You Can't Have It All: Kenyan Farming Edition

The Economist has a fine short piece on the tensions running through the thriving Kenyan horticultural trade. Kenya is a fantastic place to grow things. Their export market is thriving. 516 more words


The triple bottom line: Profit, People and Planet

I came across the term “triple bottom line” in a book I’ve been reading on social entrepreneurship. The book is by Robert Ashton: How to be a Social Entrepreneur, Make Money and Change the World… 118 more words


Corporate Social Responsibility is dead.

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) was born in a time when large corporations started feeling somewhat concerned about the side effects of global warming. Most part of the literature suggests that Al Gore’s documentary… 216 more words

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What is the Triple Bottom Line?

If profit is the goal of our economy, what does it mean to profit? $$$ in your bank account?

Is that really it?

If you think like me: profit not only means additions to my cashflow, but positive benefits to the people who make the things that I value, and regenerative inputs to the environments which cultivate the things that I need. 479 more words


Bottoms up to improving the triple bottom line.

Over the past few decades it has become increasingly apparent the added competitiveness in the business side of agriculture for increasing efficiency and productivity.  Not to mention the other added challenging culprits of climate change, land use restrictions, and increased costs of living for rural Canadians. 578 more words


Spiritual leadership - The Triple Bottom Line

PEOPLE, PROCESS & PROFIT are all improved with Spiritual Leadership!

Here’s the definition taken from Institute of Spiritual Leadership

What Is Spiritual Leadership? – Spiritual leadership involves intrinsically motivating and inspiring workers through hope/faith in a vision of service to key stakeholders and a corporate culture based on  the values of altruistic love to produce a highly motivated, committed and productive workforce.  158 more words

Triple Bottom Line – behaviour change mechanism or yet more data in a sea of metrics. Who cares?

….Did curiosity teach me anything?… I set out previously the decision to use the next Board meeting to assess the progress made in moving one of the businesses I’m a Director of towards embracing the principles of TBL and, in doing so, making the journey towards a more integrated form of performance reporting. 710 more words

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