5 Steps To Create Meaning and Purpose At Your Company

Often I hear people say, “Oh, I wish I did something meaningful like you do, helping the world.” Working in philanthropy is a wonderful way to serve.

But social workers, teachers or philanthropists don’t corner the market on meaning. If you want to create meaning and a core purpose at your company, here are the top five inspiring — and practical […]

Are Nonprofits Getting in the Way of Social Change?

According to the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, business as usual isn’t enough to deliver the results we need. “The nature of our times is such that the magnitude and degree of complexity of our challenges exceed the capacity of any one sector to resolve,” said Stephen Huddart, McConnell’s president and CEO. To support transformation of the nonprofit sector, McConnell created […]

Humanity’s Catastrophe-Narratives Are Incorrect

The catastrophe narratives for humanity are wrong. Here are three reasons why we should be optimistic.

There is a new sense of urgency and momentum. Recently myself, climate scientists John Schellnhuber, Brian Hoskins, and Mario Molina, US economist Jeffery Sachs and colleagues in the Earth League published the Earth Statement, supported by business, religious and civil society leaders. The Pope and […]