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Five Common Critiques of Holacracy®

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Many people believe that without a hierarchical company structure, there is no structure at all. Check out this article for some rebuttals to the most common critiques of Holacracy and other self-operating organizational models. Since its founding in 1970, Sun Hydraulics, a 900-person Florida-based global producer of hydraulic cartridge valves and manifolds, has been a radically […]

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Raj Sisodia on “Building Fully Human Organizations.”

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The following talk was given by Raj Sisodia at the Conscious Capitalism 2014 event in San Diego California. “Leaders are stewards of the lives that are entrusted to them. There is… a sacred obligation there.” Raj Sisodia

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YouTube Discussion on Benefit Corporations and Chapter Activities

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Last Wednesday 4/23 Vinny Tafuro and Alison Foxall hosted a Google Hangout to summarize the first year activities of Conscious Capitalism Florida and to discuss the pending Florida legislation that will bring Benefit Corporations to the state of Florida. UPDATE After Recording: House Bill 685 passed the Florida House unanimously on 4/23 and Senate Bill […]

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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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A Google Hangout for Benefit Corporations in Florida

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For about a year Conscious Capitalism Florida as been spreading the message about the benefits of leading business organizations with a higher purpose and having a stakeholder orientation when making business decisions. Most recently we have been working hard to make Benefit Corporations available to Florida’s entrepreneurs and business leaders. Join us Wednesday 4/23 at Noon […]

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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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Tafuro Communications: Chipotle’s Industry Attack – Smart Indeed…

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This week Chipotle has made another move in their campaign to change the course of corporate agribusiness and continues to expand a brilliant case study in brand development. After the success of last September’s Scarecrow the restaurant chain has stepped into new territory again by debuting an original comedy series “Farmed and Dangerous” on Hulu and Hulu Plus. […]

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Columbia Restaurant Receives “Fresh From Florida Century Of Excellence” Award

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Conscious Capitalism Florida would like to congratulate Florida’s Oldest Restaurant and it’s CEO, a shining example of a Conscious Capitalism practitioner, Richard Gonzmart for receiving the “Fresh From Florida Century of Excellence” Award. In January Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam presented the “Fresh From Florida Century of Excellence” Award to Gonzmart, a fourth generation family […]

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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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