Life with purpose

climate change

Jeff Bezos next to Blue Origin spacecraft

Billionaire space race: the ultimate symbol of capitalism’s flawed obsession with growth

Ecological Economist Tim Jackson argues that the billionaire space race epitomizes everything that is wrong with capitalism today.

The Edit: Is the climate crisis finally hitting home?

How extreme weather events are forcing people to confront climate change, whether a four day work week is better and more in this week’s edit.
birds flying in v formation

The Edit: Lessons in leadership

What we can learn about leadership from football, the importance of intergenerational leadership on climate change and more in this week’s edit.
clear sun being blocked by wildfire smoke

Risky business: Why risk reporting is key to stopping climate change and future pandemics

The business risks around climate change and future pandemics are huge, so why are so few companies reporting on them?

What is biodiversity?

The Basics is a series that breaks down the essential questions of purposeful business.
emissions

Climate scientists: concept of net zero is a dangerous trap

Is the concept of net zero emissions being used to 'greenwash' a lack of commitment to solving global warming?

Will travel ever go back to normal?

With much of air travel grounded for over a year, we question whether the industry should ever return to its pre-pandemic state.
My Octopus Teacher

Ellen Windemuth: My Octopus Teacher and the importance of storytelling

Ellen Windemuth - producer of the BAFTA and Oscar winning documentary, My Octopus Teacher - discusses our relationship with nature and the incredible power of storytelling.
Multi coloured trees

The Edit: reconnecting with the earth

In this week's edit, we reflect on Earth Day 2021. How does our connection with nature impact our understanding of purpose?
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The Edit: travel in the time of corona

In this week’s round up, we take a look at how the travel industry has been affected by the pandemic. What will the new version travel look like?
blue, yellow and orange painting

The Edit: how can we nurture a healthier world?

In this week's round up, we reflect on how living a purpose-driven life can impact individual and global wellbeing after a year that saw the ground shift beneath the entire world's feet.
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The Edit: is bigger always better?

With the Ever Green finally refloated, we are reminded that business can impact the entire world in this week’s round up of the global conversation on purpose.