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Barry Schwartz makes a passionate call for practical wisdom as an antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy. He argues powerfully that rules often fail us, incentives often backfire, and practical, everyday wisdom will help rebuild our world. Uploaded on Feb 16, 2009
Barry Schwartz studies the link between economics and psychology, offering startling insights into modern life. Lately, working with Ken Sharpe, he's studying wisdom.
This is a presentation by Ruth Ann Barrett, Sustainability Advocate, on behalf of the Burning River Foundation to organizations in North East, Ohio and those in the U.S. with e-commerce sites offering eco-products to be sponsors of the Great Lakes Burning River Fest, July 26-27, 2013.
Great Lakes Brewing Company in Cleveland, Ohio is a principle-centered, environmentally respectful and socially conscious company. This video addresses the efficacy and business success of achieving a lighter footprint on the planet to its benefit and that of the company, its employees, customers and community. Excellent examples are given of their environmental stewardship including the fund raiser, the Great Lakes Burning River Fest, held the last weekend of July each year and sponsored by The Burning River Foundation. This fundraising results in grants to local water quality and sustainability organizations.
Great Lakes Brewing Company, Cleveland, Ohio: Luke Purcell, Brewer and Field Sales Qaulity Specialist and Pat Conway, Co-owner
Eric Wobser, Executive Director, Ohio City, Inc., Cleveland Ohio
Jenita McGowen, Chief of Sustainability, City of Cleveland, Ohio
Ken Silliman, Lead Advisor to Mayor Frank Jackson
Published on Jan 21, 2013, Youtube's Larry King channel.
CONTINUUM is about the awakening of our planet.
It is a feature documentary telling the story of our interconnection with each other, the planet, and the universe.
We hope that this documentary will change the way we think as a species – to stop seeing ourselves as separate from each other, from the planet and the cosmos – and inspire us to work together to transform our planetary crises.
On the 40th anniversary of the famous 'Blue Marble' photograph taken of Earth from space, Planetary Collective presents a short film documenting astronauts' life-changing stories of seeing the Earth from the outside -- a perspective-altering experience often described as the Overview Effect.
The Overview Effect, first described by author Frank White in 1987, is an experience that transforms astronauts' perspective of the planet and mankind's place upon it. Common features of the experience are a feeling of awe for the planet, a profound understanding of the interconnection of all life, and a renewed sense of responsibility for taking care of the environment.
Is the future fixed? The Perimeter Institute founder rethinks the nature of the universe in his new book, Time Reborn. With Robert J. Sawyer. Visit www.torontopubliclibrary.ca.Published on May 17, 2013
To order his book from Amazon click on the image or visit your local bookstore. Thank you.
Excerpt from a panel presentation of the Business In The Community Ireland Summit on Corporate Responsibility: Transforming to a Sustainable Business was held on Thursday 18th November 2010.
The panel includes James Quincey, The Coca Cola Company; Sir Stuart Rose, Chairman, Marks & Spencer; Prof Roger Steare, Cass Business School; Richard Jackson, Olympic Delivery Authority; and Gerard O'Neill, Amarach.
In this excerpt we hear from Gerard O'Neill of Amarach Research on how the pricing trap employed by marketers to sell product is undermining sustainability initiatives and products while price is but 30% of the purchase decision is about price, 70% is about emotion, feelings. The importance of the circle of trust and the social environment in the decision making process by consumers points the way to get of the pricing trap.
Trashed - No Place For Waste (Website) looks at the risks to the food chain and the environment through pollution of our air, land and sea by waste. The film reveals surprising truths about very immediate and potent dangers to our health. It is a global conversation from Iceland to Indonesia between the film star Jeremy Irons and scientists, politicians and ordinary individuals whose health and livelihoods have been fundamentally affected by waste pollution.
An excerpt from the movie, Thrive advocating ten personal actions you can take to be the change. The website and the documentary film THRIVE: What on Earth Will It Take? are the main projects of Clear Compass Media. We are a small team of committed individuals based out of Soquel, CA, dedicated to getting the message of THRIVE out to as many people worldwide as possible.
The mission of Clear Compass Media, LLC is to create compelling media that assists humanity in thriving through the evolutionary challenges threatening our survival.
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