Tag Archives: business model

LIke birch or oak? Nature as business model

This gallery contains 10 photos.

Here’s a talk I gave last week at the Small is Beautiful conference for microbusinesses in Glasgow.  As you read, hear the dawn chorus quietly in the background.. Where can we look to for guidance and inspiration in running our … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Arts + digital technology: the shadow side

This gallery contains 2 photos.

I wrote a short paper for NESTA/Clore Leadership Programme recent call for papers on arts & digital technology. It wasn’t selected: maybe they only want the sunny side! But points I make are important for arts managers to consider so … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Researching value of new local economy

I’m working on a project with Transition Network to assess the potential value of a new (more resilient and sustainable) local economy in Manchester. The research focuses is on local food, retrofit of housing, and renewable energy sectors. We’re gathering … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Overconsumption: values, needs & connection to nature

Earlier this month I read an article Overcoming overconsumption before it consumes us about a new film Consumed – inside the belly of the beast and it triggered some thoughts I’ve been meaning to write about for some time. The article refers to … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment