Monthly Archives: March 2012

Pre-register for the “Profit with Purpose” debate

Would you like to be informed as soon as the details have been confirmed? “THIS HOUSE BELIEVES THAT ‘PROFIT’ WILL ALWAYS BE A DIRTY WORD” Join us for a challenging and informative debate that cuts to the heart of Social … Continue reading

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VIOLINS AND UNICORNS – A STORY FOR THE VERNAL EQUINOX, MARCH 21ST 2012

Once upon a time, far far away, there was a little girl called Cinderella who lived in a land of frozen winter. Snow lay cold and white upon the ground as far as the eye could see. The branches of … Continue reading

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5 Key Themes from the Responsible Business Convention

1.  Transparency = trust  [social media leaves businesses with nowhere to hide] 2.  Local.  Local local local local local!  [eg. Mary Portas’ British knicker lace shocker] 3.  “The Innovator’s Dilemma”:  big companies konw they need to innovate, and know they … Continue reading

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How I got 10,000 Likes in three weeks – what worked this time round!

Hello You may have followed my travails working out the best way to get Likes to my pages on Facebook.  [see previous post] You might also have tried it yourself.  Have you?  If so you may have come to the … Continue reading

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3 TOP ‘PROFIT+PURPOSE’ BUSINESSES: DOING WELL BY DOING GOOD

Here are three brilliant, for-profit businesses that are “doing well by doing good”, pushing boundaries and taking risks in search of new solutions. Innovation with values.  Success without compromise.   1.  OMEGA & SWATCH GROUP  – pioneering technical partnerships   … Continue reading

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PROFIT WITH PURPOSE – THE GLOBAL BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY FOR UK PLC

Over the next ten years ‘Profit with Purpose’ businesses will dominate the growth market.  In this essay published in the Reform thinktank’s new book ‘The Next Ten Years’, Pascale Scheurer takes a look at the innovators changing the world for … Continue reading

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