Has Google lost its way?
Why is the organization now funding regressive organizations fronting for the fossilized sectors and legacy incumbent interests holding back the green economy? What happened to the founders’ mission of catalyzing a whole-system transition from the fossil-fueled Industrial Era to the cleaner, knowledge-rich, green economies of the Solar Age?
Then there is the organization’s misplaced R&D efforts narrowly focused on linear, often trivial extensions of IT, like Google Glass and its privacy implications. Hazel Henderson, a long time supporter of the company recently sold her stock in Google despite holding on to it when it sank below 300.
What Will Disrupt Your Year? Join the #CSR2014 Twitter Chat
Last year was an eventful year in csr and sustainability: from severe climate events to the continued growth of benefit corporations, multi-sector standard setting organizations and the rise of social… Read More.
CSRlive Multimedia Picks February 11, 2014
Why Standardization Is Important When Expanding into New Markets
Scaling up: Stanford’s Robert Sutton and Huggy Rao tackle a challenge that determines every organization’s success.
UAW’s King: “Activism is Needed to Overcome Obstructionists”
“Activism is needed to overcome obstructionists” who scheme to destroy workers’ rights, cut their wages and benefits, says Bob King.
San Francisco: Community Impact Needed, Fast
The Bay Area is getting a rough rap lately as tech entrepreneurs assume an ever larger role in the city’s heartbeat.