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Fathom Joins Conscious Capitalism, Elevates Purpose

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CLEVELAND, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — With the current explosion in popularity of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century, groups like Conscious Capitalism stand to gain more attention from people who share the vision of Fathom CEO Scot Lowry. Ever eager to infuse his work and the company he leads with purpose, Lowry is excited and proud to announce […]

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How Yerdle and Patagonia are boosting the sharing economy

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As the collaborative economy gains traction, partnerships have formed to bolster this waste-reducing trend that keeps products and services flowing through a shared loop. One collaboration gaining fresh notice involves Yerdle, an online marketplace for exchanged goods, andPatagonia, the mega-retailer of outdoor clothing and gear. The two first paired up in November for an anti-Black Friday event […]

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Forbes: It’s Time To Put Freedom Back Into Free Enterprise

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The freedom train has left the station, my friends. If you’re a business leader, you better track that train down, leap aboard and learn how to conduct the right type of freedom throughout your business ecosystem. If you don’t, your company and your career may soon hurtle off the rails. We’ve arrived at a point […]

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OC Register: Doug Rauch: Profit begins with people

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Many consider culture to be soft, squishy and, hence, a secondary concern for business leaders. In reality, culture is probably the most powerful contributor to a company’s competitive advantage. Culture is the unique DNA of a company; no two companies have identical cultures, the same way that no two people have the same fingerprints. Your […]

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Motley Fool: How Tough Is The Container Store Group?

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Despite its small size, The Container Store has a lot going for it. After 35 years of company history under its belt and 63 U.S. stores in operation, The Container Store has made a name for itself in more ways than one. Plus, it has gained even more recognition over the past couple months after holding its IPO, […]

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Kevin Kauzlaric’s 3 Reasons To Read Conscious Capitalism:

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Kevin Kauzlaric‘s 3 Reasons To Read ‘Conscious Capitalism’: 1) Helps entrepreneurs and leaders in startups determine their company’s higher purpose. 2) Provides a vision of capitalism in which profit is a by-product of treating all stakeholders and the environment as ends and not means. 3) Lays out a model of stakeholder integration that makes your […]

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Mind your business with Raj Sisodia

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In a capitalist world, profit is the highest good. With consumers increasingly demanding social responsibility from businesses, is it possible to turn a profit while staying true to humanity’s core values? Is Conscious Capitalism an oxymoron or a does it represent a shift toward a values-based economy? Oksana is joined by one of the founders […]

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B Lab: Not Business As Usual Documentary

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“Business is kind of a construct for people to get together and achieve some kind of result…instead of seeing capitalism as evil and destroying humanity and the planet, you can take capitalism and say ‘use it with a conscience’ to create a purposeful result, a just and equitable society.” Have you heard about #BCorp Institute B’s documentary […]

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Whole Foods Market co-CEO John Mackey Joins Motley Fool Board of Directors

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The Motley Fool announced last week that Whole Foods Market co-founder and co-CEO John Mackey has joined the Company’s Board of Directors. Since co-founding Whole Foods Market in 1978, Mr. Mackey has led a revolution in how Americans shop for their food. He has shown a world-class ability to scale brands and businesses, growing Whole Foods […]

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Forbes: Only Conscious Capitalists Will Survive

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Is Conscious Capitalism profitable? In a simple answer, yes. We have seen it happen more often over the past several decades—the success of companies that truly commit to the greater good. Yet, we would say that not only can Conscious Capitalism be profitable, it will be one of the defining mechanisms of profit in the […]

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