Peter Matthies, founder of Conscious Business Institute, helps executives of global organizations lead more humanely and efficiently – not only to master global challenges, but to find a sense of purpose along the way.
The true test of a first-rate mind is the ability to hold two contradictory ideas at the same time. That is to say, we can see pain and suffering, pollution and greed, and we can hope and work for better.
Discover what it takes to start a social business that has a positive impact on the planet and your taste buds. Read my interview with The Brooklyn Salsa Company to learn about conscious sourcing methods, entrepreneurship and of course, delicious salsa.
Learn how the social entrepreneurial spirit can be applied to fair trade economics. Much in the same way as the Triple Bottom Line expands accounting thought into a holistic cost-internalizing system, venturing beyond conventional economic philosophy may require a shift in thinking in a way related to an understanding of yoga’s value.
As social entrepreneurs, our task is to create a new economy that benefits people, profit and planet and is measured by gross domestic happiness. Awaken the social entrepreneur within you.