Growing the economy… sustainably. Conserving our way into a new economy.
In this video, Charles Eisenstein lays it out.What sounds totally illogical, that less is more, helps me think in new ways. Values get turned on their head. Time bank anyone?
Charles Eisenstein Interview from StormCloud Media on Vimeo.
Hey, what’s one of your favorite songs to sing? How bout we meet at the common house after 5, play some ping pong, have a beer, and do a couple of karaoke songs??!! See you there!! Together we can make sustainable real!
From where I stand, Innovation is the name of the game.
How can we create an atmosphere conducive to innovation to better support the emerging sustainable economy in …emerging??
I’m envisioning an affordable, interdisciplinary Think and Do Tank, an innovation lab. As I contemplate this “Center for Innovation’, I can see there are several ways it could be configured to serve each region’s needs. This Think and Do Tank could well have an online presence that facilitates innovation. Today, I’m going to focus on “real world” applications.
Some businesses, such as Google, pay their employees every week to spend 20% of their time on endeavors outside their “normal” jobs. These pursuits end up generating something like 80% of the innovative products Google develops.
The Think and Do Tank could be this kind of an asset for our community;… READ MORE >>