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"Conscious Capitalism": Lipstick on a Pig?

Not Business Usual

Directed by Lawrence Le Lam, Rik Klingle-Watt (2014)

Film Review

Not Business as Usual challenges the maxim promoted by neoliberal economist Milton Friedman that corporations have no social obligation beyond providing a short term financial return to their shareholders. 543 more words

Things That Aren't What They Seem

The Renewable Energy Revolution

The Future of Energy: Lateral Power to the People

By Maximilian Dearman and Missy Lahren (2015)

Film Review

This film takes its title from Jeremy Rifkin’s 2011 book The… 543 more words

Sustainability

WHY YOU WANT MORE SOCIAL ENTERPRISES and "B" CORPORATIONS in YOUR ... OUR WORLD

The driving force in me since I was a little girl was to help people, though I did not always know the best way to do so … yet, I discovered I am not alone. 1,618 more words

Connecting The Dots ... With The RESPECT PRINCIPLE

Businesses with Standards: What is The B Impact Assessment?

I’ve recently discussed the way that social good is quickly becoming far more measurable, but many of us (myself included) are still trying to wrap our heads around what it means for a business to be truly ethical, and how that can be measured. 823 more words

Advice & Tips

Patagonia: An Exemplar of Deontology

Our world moves exponentially faster today than it ever has before. Utilizing incredible advancements in technology, we have been able to revolutionize the ways we live, communicate, and conduct business. 2,603 more words

Launching a Career in Public Service

This week’s post is for those of you looking to take the concept of helping others and having a positive social impact to the next level by making it the center of your career aspirations. 977 more words

Advice & Tips

Are you your social media? Part 1: Facebook

Do you worry about striking a balance between who you are online for work and who you are online for play?

My experience is that there’s no “right” way to slice and dice your online personas. 298 more words

Citizen