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Growth or progress – that is the question.

We are in interesting times again. The bulls are claiming a restart of growth, there is a prediction of 2% global GDP growth in 2014 and the talk around town is 2014 is the start of the next 5 years of growth. But we have many (non-australian) political leaders around the world stating climate change […]

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10 Sustainable Business Stories Too Important to Miss from HBR

A great article on the 10 sustainable business stories from 2013 from Harvard Business Review. For those who are time strapped this time of year, below are the snippets of the hbr article, if you have more time or need something to read over the festive break read the full article. Here are the snippets […]

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Green Underpants

In the recent leadership forum we were asked what we believed clients would be selecting us for in 5 years time, one of my answers was met with bewilderment and a few laughs – Green Underpants. What did I mean by Green Underpants? In the future, no wait this is right now, we will be […]

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Competitive Collaboration Part 3 – How do we enable it?

I wrote last week about what is Competitive Collaboration and why I believe it will save the world, today is about how we enable Competitive Collaboration between companies. In my post about what is Competitive Collaboration I took analogies from what is is within companies to explore what it could be between companies. The key […]

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Competitive Collaboration Part 2 – What is competitive collaboration?

Yesterday I posted about how Competitive Collaboration would save the world, today’s post is about what is Competitive Collaboration and monday is about the how do we enable it. So what is Competitive Collaboration? Competitive Collaboration between companies is still in it’s very early infancy, maybe early pregnancy. But it has been the topic of […]

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Russell Brand on living within the means of one planet – seriously

Now, you maybe as surprised as me to hear Russell Brand talking (fairly) seriously about the current constraints we face on our one planet but he has, and quite elegantly and with authority to boot. Russell’s interview with Jeremy Paxman in the UK is doing the internet rounds and is worth a watch, but his […]

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Are we back to a market driven sustainable property revolution?

The re-establishment of the axed ‘Climate Commission’ as a privately funded ‘Australian Climate Council’ to me is a clear sign that we are back in the mindset of ‘we are going to do something, regardless of political action for sustainability’. It is one of the beauties of democracy. So is this a sign that our […]

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