On Tuesday, we were in Venice, Italy to kick off our course for SMEs on managing complexity through Systemic Management by invitation of the Fondazione Università Ca Foscari. The classroom was called ‘Infinity’ and that name seems like an auspicious start. We are particularly thrilled to begin this path of learning with a group of […]
Archives for January 2020
What Makes Something “Sustainable”, Exactly?
Today’s post is by our Founder, Dr. Domenico Lepore. So, BlackRock decides that Climate Change is a threat to their portfolio (See ‘BlackRock Shakes Up Business to Focus on Sustainable Business’ (Blackrock has $7 trillion in assets under management), HBR goes Gaga about it and, all of sudden, the name of the game becomes Sustainability: let’s […]
Transforming Fear and Disaster with Brilliant Business
As a new year begins, reasons for fear and uncertainty are multiplying: the devastating effects of the climate crisis, threats of military action, accelerating polarization and blatant incompetence in prominent leaders in various countries. These are all symptoms of a world that is struggling to adapt to increasing complexity and interdependence. Far from being an […]