Navi Radjou: Creative problem-solving in the face of extreme limits

Loved this talk by Navi Radjou: Creative problem-solving in the face of extreme limits #TED : http://on.ted.com/j0mwG

A great talk on frugal innovation with amazing examples of how creative people many from informal training or some with very little training are improving peoples lives with smart creative disrupting innovations. A great talk if you already know about frugal innovation. Awesome if you are just hearing about it. Great ideas on how to structure your business for maximum market penitration in developing countries.

Id love nothing more than to see amazing long lasting life enhancing designs arising out of the skeletons of current expensive, fast burning technology.

Inspiring random acts of… well, randomness, since 1986

Why do we exist, what is wrong with schools and business – Ricardo Semler

If you watch one TED talk ever it must be this one. Other than being an out right genius and a fantastic business success, this man gets life like no one else I’ve ever witnessed. Why wait until you are dying to do all the things you ever wanted to do? Why not start doing them now. Why are we married to our companies?

Truly inspiring and thought provoking. This is a wonderful start to the answer of how do we spend our lives.
Don’t start creating obstacles,just start thinking how we can live better, work better and be better, then implement from there.

The business case for climate change planning and action

According tot the Carbon Disclosure Project companies that take into account climate change and actively encourage emissions reduction have higher returns on Equity… read the full article here:

http://www.fastcoexist.com/3036114/companies-that-care-about-climate-change-make-more-money

Me thinks it could be a good metric of active stewardship and awareness of the current business environment at large while those with their heads still in the ground on climate action suffer due to the blinkers they operate within. #justsaying