Conscious Business Leaders Don’t Just Disrupt Business As Usual, They Disrupt Themselves Too

Every so often, as in nature, it is time for a death and rebirth.

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"I like to explore the intersection between emotion and business in the public-profit world. I have observed a natural tension in this space which leads to juicy and provocative conversations. I try to remain detached, stay open-minded, and play devil's advocate to seek and speak the truth."

TheEmoBiz lives in the forest with a spouse, toddler, and dog, has been working in business for over a decade, has a daily spiritual practice, and comes from a family of writers. Follow @TheEmoBiz on Medium and Twitter.
 

The Ultimate Question: What is Enough?

“Nothing is enough for the man to whom enough is too little.” ~Epicurus

Freddy Ehlers, Ecuadorian Minister of Buen Vivir, sat across the table from me at breakfast. I ate with not only Freddy; but also Bill and Lynne Twist, two of the co-founders of the Pachamama Alliance; and Freddy’s personal videographer, Enrique—not bad company.

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Pachamama Alliance is a global community that offers people the chance to learn, connect, engage, travel and cherish life for the purpose of creating a sustainable future that works for all. With roots deep in the Amazon rainforest, Pachamama Alliance programs integrate indigenous wisdom with modern knowledge to support personal, and collective, transformation that is the catalyst to bringing forth an environmentally sustainable, spiritually fulfilling, socially just human presence on this planet. www.pachamama.org
 

How to Jumpstart Your Conscious Consumption

by Haley Hansel | Pachamama Alliance

With every purchase you make, you are presented with the opportunity to cast a vote for the type of world you want to live in. As a consumer you have the opportunity to support companies whose values align with your own—but pinpointing those companies isn’t always simple.

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Pachamama Alliance is a global community that offers people the chance to learn, connect, engage, travel and cherish life for the purpose of creating a sustainable future that works for all. With roots deep in the Amazon rainforest, Pachamama Alliance programs integrate indigenous wisdom with modern knowledge to support personal, and collective, transformation that is the catalyst to bringing forth an environmentally sustainable, spiritually fulfilling, socially just human presence on this planet. www.pachamama.org
 

7 Solutions For All Your Ethical Shopping Woes

by Ryan Landes-Gilman / Pachamama Alliance

What Are We Buying?

Most of us start off with very limited knowledge of the origins of what we’re buying and how it was produced. But, as we become more aware of the world around us, we start to view ourselves and our role as a consumer differently. As this awareness expands, our thoughts quickly become awash with questions.

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Pachamama Alliance is a global community that offers people the chance to learn, connect, engage, travel and cherish life for the purpose of creating a sustainable future that works for all. With roots deep in the Amazon rainforest, Pachamama Alliance programs integrate indigenous wisdom with modern knowledge to support personal, and collective, transformation that is the catalyst to bringing forth an environmentally sustainable, spiritually fulfilling, socially just human presence on this planet. www.pachamama.org
 

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