Power Of The (Right) Mastermind
Mastermind is a term first coined by Napoleon Hill, and has become increasingly popular amongst entrepreneurs and executives. But what are they?[...]
Dictatorship Vs Democracy In Business (and a new solution)
Democracy is often hailed as the solution to the perils of dictatorship, but it is far from perfect. This is[...]
Tesla’s Greatest Achievement (and it’s not a car)
Elon Musk just unveiled his master plan for Tesla, which if he can pull off will change the face of[...]
Creating Passion and Profit From Purpose
I have heard the passion vs profit debate since I first began to study business. For years the debate has continued[...]
The Sea IS Rising (so should we give up?)
A few sceptics continue to argue whether the sea is rising, or if climate change is real. However, most scientists are[...]
Learning To Define Value Based Goals
Almost every business guru will teach you to define your goals. Far fewer talk about your values. Yet we can[...]
The Evolution Of Civilized Business (not there yet!)
There was a time, not so long back, when it was socially acceptable to run a business using slaves. Then[...]
You Are Not So Smart (and how to be less stupid!)
While on the Larry King show, Stephen Hawking recently made the observation that pollution and stupidity are, in his opinion, the[...]
Racing Extinction Documentary – An Important Message…
I just finished watching the 'Racing Extinction' documentary - again. I have to say, it is rare for me to[...]
7 Ways To Make Your Website And Email More Eco Friendly
The internet is estimated to have close to, or slightly exceed, (depending on the estimate) the CO2 impact of air travel.[...]
A First Business For Your Kids To Help Save The World?
We know we must reduce waste. And there is one thing that almost everyone can do, (if you have not[...]
Bacteria Turns CO2 Into Fuel
With all the media madness it is easy to miss the really important news. This appears to be the case for[...]
Garden Fresh Business Concept
Another quick business (or community service) idea inspired by the great James Wilson over coffee. This one is unlikely to[...]
Ideas For Sustainability In Business From Kathmandu
I have just finished interviewing Ollie Milliner, the Sustainability Coordinator for Kathmandu (an outdoor adventure clothing chain with stores in[...]
Why LED Bulbs Are Soooo Much Better
LED bulbs are perhaps the simplest way any business (or home) can become more sustainable overnight. They are cheaper to run,[...]
How To Eliminate Plastic Bags (And Increase Profit)
I was recently having coffee with a very smart man by the name of James Wilson. Our conversations often revolve[...]
Designing Better Businesses
In this video presentation, Leon Jay shows you how to ask better questions to design a better business. Known as[...]
Benefits & Challenges Of Hempcrete For Building
In this presentation Alex Sparrow looks at the benefits and challenges of using hempcrete over traditional concrete. As yet no[...]
Elon Musk: Energy And Transport For The Future
Elon Musk discusses the future of energy and transportation amongst other important issues. He explains some of the pressing issues,[...]
Bill Gates: Innovating To Zero
In this talk Bill Gates explains why we need seaming miracles to save the future of the planet, and why[...]