Global Ethics Day 2021: Actions for business leaders
Today is Global Ethics Day. Yes, it does seem like there’s a day for everything. With that said, I reckon this is an important one. Why? Well, I, like many others, believe that ethics matter. A lot. But, before getting into some basic leadership lessons learned from my last decade…
Earn trust with these 7 signals
It’ll come as no surprise to you that various information sources suggest trust demonstrably impacts the way organisations operate and perform. Take, for example, Accenture’s 2018 review of the performance of 7,030 companies. …
Shifting course in search for better
Greater Than X is shifting course. This was always the plan (the services business was designed to be a learning engine), but the timing has been impacted by a variety of factors, COVID included. Leading Greater Than X has been my every day life for five years. Although there’s a…
Super post, Tom.
Super post, Tom. Question (one I seem to be asking a lot): Where in the fund's thesis does the health angel play out? I mean, most of the 'lifestyle diseases' crippling society are very closely associated with diets high in animal products (and processed crap generally). Are you banking on the opportunity for 'optimisation' of the products coming out of the breweries (i.e. replacing a bunch of saturated fat with something that is likely to reduce, rather than contribute inflammation)?
m. It’s like r…treating symptoms (minimizing damage) in the field of medicine rather than curing the root problem. It’s like removing a blockage from an artery (symptom) without fundamentally changing the patient’s diet and lifestyle (root cause).
An empowering and concise ending.
An empowering and concise ending. Thoughtful and well referenced content too. I'll be sure to share this with plenty of folks. Although I've commented on the fly as I've read through this, I've finished feeling a little like much of the great work from folks like Kate Raworth could have been better utilised. I mean, if we go a layer (or many) deeper, and "change the goals of the system" and transcend paradigms etc.