The term “impact investment” emerged in 2007 to describe an approach that deliberately builds intangible assets alongside tangible, financial ones. A commitment to measuring social and environmental performance with the same rigor that is applied to financial performance is considered a critical, even indispensable, component of impact investing. We believe that dividing out the […]
Author Archive | Carol Sanford
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Carol Sanford interviews Ben Kneppers of Bureo (http://bureo.co). Ben was named a Recreating Honoree in conjunction with the Regenerative Business Summit 2016.
Carol Sanford interviews Solar City about the initiatives that impressed our panel of judges.
Meet Jan Dietrick and Ron Whitehurst, owners. They produce beneficial insects for the agriculture industries and other places that beneficial insects are additive to nature. www.RinconVitova.com
Carol Sanford interviews David Leventhal of Playa Viva Hotel on the south facing coast of Mexico. David is a recent Communing Honoree by the Regenerative Business Prize.
Fabio Viero talks about his business, Manens-Tifs, with Carol Sanford on the Regenerative Business Podcast.
BJ Duft talks about his business, Herban Feast, with Carol Sanford on the Regenerative Business Podcast.
Richard Piacentini talks about his business, Phipps Conservatory, with Carol Sanford on the Regenerative Business Podcast.
Simon Constantine talks about his business, Lush Cosmetics, with Carol Sanford on the Regenerative Business Podcast.
In my forties, I got a bug to become a great gardener. My new husband, Dave, persuaded me to buy a tree farm on the top of a ridge, with a two-acre kitchen garden and a young orchard of fourteen fruit trees spread around the property. My new gardener status required cultivating and pruning, a […]
It is clear to most of the folks I talk with that the primary paradigm, or worldview, that we use to manage businesses (as well as government, education, and families) is causing a major shortfall for humans, economies, societies, and our living Earth. Interestingly, most people can list a few qualities of this paradigm but […]
A current, prevailing worldview is that everything and everyone can be categorized as a particular type. Each of us—plant, animal, or human—can be classified within a system of limited possibilities. Based on this belief, all of us humans are hungry to know who we are and how we fit into our time and place. We […]
It’s Not about Better Problem Solving! This is the third post in a series on the seven first principles of regeneration, drawn from living systems sciences. A regenerative business sees the world in terms of potential rather than problems. By focusing on the core of what’s trying to happen instead of what already exists, a […]
Matt Abrams talks about his business, Mycelium, with Carol Sanford on The Responsible Entrepreneur Podcast.
A great business creates products that makes your life deeply satisfying, meaningful, and workable. They help you be your best self and do your best work. Sourced through Scoop.it from: carolsanfordinstitute.com