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Competitive Altruism – Preening each other from our environmental parasites

As an end note to my recent posts about Competitive Collaboration I came across the view or concept of competitive altruism, which in my view could also drive collaboration with competitors. Competitive altruism in the environmental movement is said to describe the idea that people want to be seen to be doing good despite the personal cost adds […]

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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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Competitive Collaboration – why it will save the world

Competitive Collaboration has the potential to drive us towards a future scenario of living within the means of one planet. But why do I think that, what is it and how do we enable it? I write on the basis that people reading my posts have as short an attention span or are as time […]

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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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Ecological Model and the Dalai Lama

It may seem like a tenuous link, the Dalai Lama and the ecological model but read on, there is one. I’ve started reading a book called “Looptail – How one company changed the world by reinventing business” by Bruce Poon Tip. I’m a sucker for autobiographies, especially by entreprenuers. Anyway, Bruce started up an eco-tourism […]

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Sunday Morning Disruptive Technology – The Ecological Model

I’ve posted about the new model – the shift from ‘More’ to ‘Better’ a few times now, the need to move away from the green model to the ecological model. I presented my thoughts on it’s impact on the property industry at a recent seminar, you can view it here I start talking at about […]

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