Democratic socialists believe that both the economy and society should be run democratically—to meet public needs, not to make profits for a few.
Our “next systems” are the emerging models and ideas for new ways of doing and being – for our economy, organizations, cultures, spiritual practices, and more. Here, we write and curate media content that helps give you insight in how these “next systems” could work and why they are important.
Under a community solar model, “plots” are sold at a centralized solar farm and individuals/small businesses are able to buy into the system.
Agile methodologies—which involve new values, principles, practices, and benefits and are a radical alternative to command-and-control-style management—are spreading across a broad range of industries and functions and even into the C-suite.
What if we took out more greenhouse gases than we put into the atmosphere? This hypothetical scenario, known as “drawdown,” is our only hope of averting climate disaster, says strategist Chad Frischmann.
Ranked choice voting (RCV) describes voting systems that allow voters to rank candidates in order of preference, and then uses those rankings to elect candidates with a broad base of support.
EX is defined by the sum of its parts–from the daily vibe in the workplace to the employee’s purpose and place on their team and how they deliver value for their organization.
Biomimetics or biomimicry is the imitation of the models, systems, and elements of nature for the purpose of solving complex human problems.
Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in touch with our own fragilities.
Kocsis breaks down the different threats to internet freedom and shares his plan to build an alternative, decentralized network that returns power to everyday users.
The TM technique allows your active mind to easily settle inward, through quieter levels of thought, until you experience the most silent and peaceful level of your own awareness — pure consciousness.
These are bleak times for many of us — but a lot of things are improving around the world.
Manuel Lima, senior UX design lead at Microsoft Bing, explores the power of network visualisation to help navigate our complex modern world.
Vertical farming is the practice of producing food and medicine in vertically stacked layers, vertically inclined surfaces and/or integrated in other structures (such as in a skyscraper, used warehouse, or shipping container).
Dynamic peace brings to consciousness the felt sense of the vibrant, nurturing interconnectedness of living process we are all in together.
The standard usage of the term “single-payer healthcare” refers to health insurance operating as a public service and offered to citizens and legal residents towards providing nearly universal or universal healthcare.
“The shocking events that fill us with dread today can transform us, and they can transform the world for the better,” Klein says. “But first we need to picture the world that we’re fighting for. And we have to dream it up together.”
Reading news stories that offer solutions and hope can make us more engaged with the news.
IDEO’s David Kelley says that product design has become much less about the hardware and more about the user experience.
Conscious leaders choose to reveal, not conceal.
How can we transcend our embrace of detached irony and cynicism and step into genuine, vulnerable sincerity?
Ijeoma Oluo discusses why it’s so hard talk about race and why we must do it anyway in this Google Talk.
In order to become fertile for disruptive innovation, a business must reposition itself as a living human development lab, using creativity and teamwork to regenerate the systems within which it operates.
The Way of the Essentialist isn’t about getting more done in less time. It’s not about getting less done. It’s about getting only the right things done.
Is it possible to reinvent organizations, to devise a new model that makes work productive, fulfilling, and meaningful?
The opposite of addiction is not sobriety, it’s connection.