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5 08, 2012

Systems citizenship: The leadership mandate for this millennium

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From Peter Senge in Leader to Leader Journal: As individuals and organizations, we have never had to be concerned about how our day-to-day decisions, like the products we make and buy and the energy we use, affect people and larger living systems thousands of miles away, even on the other side of the planet. This is the real message of "globalization," and it is indeed an alien one for all of us. We've never been here before. · Go to Systems citizenship: The leadership mandate for this millennium →

5 08, 2012

Peter Senge: The necessary revolution

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From Leader to Leader Journal: The word revolution has many different meanings. We often use the word to represent political revolutions. And then there are techno-economic-cultural revolutions such as the Industrial Revolution, where in many ways virtually everything about society shifted—the nature of the economy, core technologies, how people lived, where people lived, and how they saw the world around them. But while the Industrial Revolution vaulted society dramatically forward in many ways, it also put us on a path that is so fundamentally contradictory to nature — both the nature of living systems in general and human nature — that it can't possibly continue. It is not sustainable. · Go to Peter Senge: The necessary revolution →

7 02, 2012

25 companies that practice good corporate citizenship and still make lots of money

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From FastCompany: In the spectrum between rich, evil corporations and corporations scraping by while adhering to a perfect set of values, a new study has found that there is a set of 25 corporate giants that are managing to succeed while at least making a concerted effort at not destroying anything. And consumers are taking note. · Go to 25 companies that practice good corporate citizenship and still make lots of money →

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