Category Archives: Sustainable entrepreneurship

On sculpting the future

I’ve still got ton of video’s I would like to share with you, so I’ll share them systematically over the couple of months. This week, Seth Godin on the power of design. Design is more than shaping, it’s more than

On sculpting the future

I’ve still got ton of video’s I would like to share with you, so I’ll share them systematically over the couple of months. This week, Seth Godin on the power of design. Design is more than shaping, it’s more than

We are makers

Last week I attended an event in London called Resource. Apart from the fact that this event was extremely interesting for everyone who’s working on sustainability in an economic context, it was also amazing that even though the crowd was

We are makers

Last week I attended an event in London called Resource. Apart from the fact that this event was extremely interesting for everyone who’s working on sustainability in an economic context, it was also amazing that even though the crowd was

On wolves and rivers

Ecosystem is a word that recently found its way in business. However, I rarely hear someone who actually understands what it means and its power. This to say, right now the word would not be out of place in a

On wolves and rivers

Ecosystem is a word that recently found its way in business. However, I rarely hear someone who actually understands what it means and its power. This to say, right now the word would not be out of place in a

Focussing on culture – Zappos case study

A few weeks back I wrote the post ‘It ain’t what you do (it’s the way that you do it)‘. In this post I state that a focus on business model and company culture is more important than the product

Focussing on culture – Zappos case study

A few weeks back I wrote the post ‘It ain’t what you do (it’s the way that you do it)‘. In this post I state that a focus on business model and company culture is more important than the product

Sustainability and happiness

I’d like to dedicate today’s post on the difference between happiness and meaningfulness. When you’re trying to change something and create a positive impact, it’s vitally important that you don’t just enjoy what you’re doing, you have to love what

Sustainability and happiness

I’d like to dedicate today’s post on the difference between happiness and meaningfulness. When you’re trying to change something and create a positive impact, it’s vitally important that you don’t just enjoy what you’re doing, you have to love what

Nomadic leaders, the new global elite?

I heard this interview on nomadic leaders via the podcast of Harvard Business Review, and I think you should listen it (audio-file embedded on this page). I wanted to share this extremely interesting quote from the interview that describes what

Nomadic leaders, the new global elite?

I heard this interview on nomadic leaders via the podcast of Harvard Business Review, and I think you should listen it (audio-file embedded on this page). I wanted to share this extremely interesting quote from the interview that describes what

It ain’t what you do (it’s the way that you do it)

People always look a bit shocked when I tell them I’m not interested in what they’re offering, the specs, how it stacks up to the competition, if and how they reduced toxic materials, energy use or production impact. I simply

It ain’t what you do (it’s the way that you do it)

People always look a bit shocked when I tell them I’m not interested in what they’re offering, the specs, how it stacks up to the competition, if and how they reduced toxic materials, energy use or production impact. I simply