We don’t have the luxury of time to see how this will play out. The Earth is operating on a different timetable, and science is not waiting for us.
Sir Richard Branson sits down with Phillip Haid to discuss business, failure, persistence and social good. According to Branson, "...business is simply a group of people working together, so the quality of the experience and the pride in working for something beyond just profit is paramount."
Executives must rise above narrow sectoral and short-term interests, and work with governments to create a new framework of incentives and sanctions, rewarding investment in people and planet.
There has been an awakening since 2008; a veil has been lifted as to the limitations and flaws that are embeded in Capitalism.
Capitalism is suffering a crisis of liquidity, reliability, and confidence – and is naturally undergoing a wise degree of introspection - "A Journey in Search of Capitalism 2.0".
Let’s explore some of the flaws of our current Capitalist system and begin to imagine what a sustainable society would look like.