Today’s most innovative organizations are approaching business strategy differently: while “sustainable” businesses simply try to curb their negative impacts, regenerative businesses structure the entire organization as harmonious with living systems (not in spite of them).
Sustainability is crossing over into the business ecosystem like never before, as environmental issues dominate business risks, finance mobilization, and technology investments. The 10x surge in environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) investment is not only unprecedented, it signals businesses are beginning to shift their strategic plans and financial assumptions away from endless extraction. Yet […]
The vision of Web3 is to use distributed digital networks to shift power back to participants. This post will define Web3 for the business leader by explaining the capabilities these emerging technologies enable for participants, and will also address the dynamics of this ascendent.
The next generation of business is regenerative, designed to contribute value into their ecosystems, rather than constantly extracting from them. Organizations across industries are awakening to this imperative: to align business and profits in service of people and planet– not just to neutralize harms, but to do better. This is not about feel-good PR or […]
Summary: Fresh data from consumers on their adoption of tech wellness and tech health consumer products, trust in tech vs health institutions, as well as surprising data on longevity data. (image via pexels) In 2018, a report by the Global Wellness Institute found that the global wellness economy was worth $4.5 trillion USD, growing at […]
From stability to resilience, from competitive to collaborative, from extractive to regenerative: business leaders across every sector are re-evaluating the fundamental purpose and structure of their organizations. What questions are they asking? Until recently, successful business has been synonymous with profit maximization. But business metrics are evolving. Profits are still important, but they are not […]
Global leaders are gathering to discuss critical climate action. Will technological advances catalyze commitments to take action at scale? For the 26th time since 1992, world leaders convene in Glasgow, Scotland for COP26 to discuss their targets and plans to radically reduce emissions. It is a scene we’ve witnessed before, as international leaders gather around […]
Organizations of every type are in transition: reevaluating their strategies after pandemic disruptions, recalibrating to better meet the needs of their stakeholders, and redesigning for the long-term. This is not merely an exercise in “purpose-building,” as has been en vogue in recent years, nor solely about becoming “sustainable”–mitigation and offsetting are not enough. The shift […]
Current “sustainability” efforts aren’t just the beginning of the end of “business as usual,” but the critical bridge to building resilience for the long-term. The next generation of business and technologies are regenerative, designed to align markets in service of people and planet.
Hype Hazard, the podcast that exposes the tech behind the hype, is returning for Season 2… soon! To our listeners, we truly thank you for your interest and love thus far. We wanted to update you: recording is in progress, and we have quite a Season 2 planned! We’ll be tackling #cryptocurrencies, #foodtech, #onlinedating, #telehealth […]