Posts tagged as Purpose


The Power of Purpose

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30th October

Simon Sinek’s TED talk ”How Great Leaders Inspire Action” is probably one of the best examples of what we do at BeCause. Take a few minutes and listen to this very intriguing speech where you … Read More »


Fantasy Capitalism – Mats Lederhausen Oct 2011

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9th October

What’s wrong with capitalism?  I once asked Paul Hawken this question when we both were frustrated with the lack of progress towards a more sustainable world.  Paul said: “Mats, there is nothing wrong with capitalism. We just haven’t tried it … Read More »


Business and Proximity – A Look at Cost of Social Detachment

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17th March

This blog was originally posted on LRN’s website

What’s going on?

It is a scary feeling when the ground underneath you is giving way. We may like it for a millisecond – like when we are on a rollercoaster. But … Read More »


We Get What We Reward

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9th October

Outcome is just as important as income

This blog was originally posted on LRN’s Hows Matter site

Unfortunately, one of the most tragic aspects of human progress is that we only learn the real lessons the hard way. Or as Will … Read More »


The Purpose/Profit Paradox

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13th June

Over the course of my career and my continued journey into the land of why purpose beyond product matters so much the most frequent question is around profitability. Will I make money doing this?

It is of course a viable question. … Read More »