Posts Tagged ‘Economic’

  • It’s Time to Change Our Perception

    Feb 17, 14 • 3357 Views • Featured, Nathalie UdoNo Comments

    “Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.” – Albert Einstein There might be disagreements about the root causes, but the facts are clear: The world population is growing rapidly. While it took centuries to get to 1 billion people, it...

  • The World Today (and My Own Frustrations)

    Jun 8, 12 • 1740 Views • EconomicNo Comments

    According to UN projections, 2050 will dawn with over 9.5 billion people on the planet. The very good news about that situation is that prosperity is pulling more people out of poverty than ever before in man’s history. This means that nearly 40% of the...

  • Déjà Vu All Over Again

    Jun 5, 12 • 1385 Views • EnvironmentalNo Comments

    The Limits to Growth was written in 1972 by Donella H. Meadows, Dennis L. Meadows, Jørgen Randers, and William W. Behrens III. The four were systems specialists at MIT who were studying the impact between earth’s systems and human systems. In short, they...

  • Hope through Social Innovation

    Jun 1, 12 • 1455 Views • Greg Balestrero, SocialNo Comments

    Last year, I attended the Quality in Sustainability Conference in Anaheim, California. The conference was part of the World Conference on Quality and Improvement (WCQI), sponsored by the American Society for Quality (ASQ). The conferences were great, and I...

  • It Is About Trust… About PUBLIC Trust!

    May 9, 12 • 1921 Views • EthicalNo Comments

    Okay, so why do I bring up trust at this juncture. Well, I believe that organizational sustainability is about being trusted by your stakeholders…that is, do people trust you will do the right thing; that you will bring forward products and services of...