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Personal Ceremony at Laughing Tree Space

Once again, I’m pre-publishing my reflections on the newest offerings at Laughing Tree Space.  I’d love your feed back (both in terms of the offering and in terms of the wording) before I make it a full fledged page on my web site. 708 more words

Life On Earth

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How do brands gain the attention of the often distracted consumer? With a wide swatch of digital channels, they create content. Create content to get attention, to build relationships and to add value that the consumer is so desperately seeking. 777 more words


Defining an Emerging Economy

The Consciousness Economy is an idea and a concept aspiring to define an emerging economy  and formulate a creative strategy to make a contribution.The opportunity and rationale for this cultural inquiry is changing consumer behaviour and economic imperatives. 363 more words


I’ve been following and really enjoying Jamie Catto’s blog for a while now. He is running a two day workshop in London next week, ‘What about you’ – helping to bring ideas from your head to real life. 45 more words


“Peg your time’s worth to the opportunity cost of the next best alternative foregone,” economists say. This is why I am not studying economics. People who know me will come to realise I have a terrible sense of worth and value. 460 more words

Random Thoughts

Economists Assume People Are Self-Interested. He Turned That Assumption Upside Down

He doesn’t have time for the economics of selfishness.

Nipun Mehta’s work is all about a fundamental question we’ve all asked at one point. Are humans inherently good to one another, or are we inherently selfish? 83 more words

Self Interest

Save the Date! The Next Art of Participatory Leadership, Athens is April 17-20, 2015.

As citizens, leaders and professionals, what are the ways of working we need to develop that will allow us to collaboratively address the challenges in our cities, communities, organizations and society? 500 more words