How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Thursday, November 26, 2009 Why Leaders Cant Help Us BLOG Why Leaders DontGet It The famous Pogo cartoon from Earth Day 1971 (c) Walt Kelly T hebest thing about the job I just retired from has been the opportunityto speak with some of Canadas business leaders, specifically aboutsustainability.

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How to Save the World

Saturday, December 13, 2008 Links for the Week: December 13, 2008 BLOG Links for the Week:December 13, 2008 VictoriasNew Yorker cartoons are available for sale here. CanadasNext PM Admits He Was Wrong on Iraq: The new leader of the progressive majority coalition in Canada, whichwill be taking power as soon as the minority Conservatives re-conveneparliament, is Michael Ignatieff. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

March 31, 2008 Attention is Power Cartoon by Frank Cotham in The New Yorker. March 2008 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Feb Apr SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Michael Leunig (thanks to Mia for the link) A week ago I wrote an article linking business risk, business sustainability and business resilience,arguing that the best way to get companies to pay attention to theirsocial and environmental actions is to frame the challenge as abusiness risk and business sustainability issue, rather than somethingbusiness should do just out of a sense of responsibility.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Michael Leunig (thanks to Mia for the link) A week ago I wrote an article linking business risk, business sustainability and business resilience,arguing that the best way to get companies to pay attention to theirsocial and environmental actions is to frame the challenge as abusiness risk and business sustainability issue, rather than somethingbusiness should do just out of a sense of responsibility.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

August 26, 2007 Sunday Open Thread - August 26, 2007 Cartoon (via StrangeMaps ) from Rhymes With Orange What Im thinking about, and planning on writing (and podcasting) about soon: The Paradoxes of Growth and the Causes of Corporate Pathology: Thereis a series of paradoxes and constraints that leads corporations to actin ways that are pathological and unsustainable. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

August 26, 2007 Sunday Open Thread - August 26, 2007 Cartoon (via StrangeMaps ) from Rhymes With Orange What Im thinking about, and planning on writing (and podcasting) about soon: The Paradoxes of Growth and the Causes of Corporate Pathology: Thereis a series of paradoxes and constraints that leads corporations to actin ways that are pathological and unsustainable. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Sunday, November 2, 2008 Links for the Week -- Saturday/Sunday November 1-2, 2008 New Yorker cartoon by Mick Stevens This Is the Part Where Youre Supposed to Save Me: In Life is a Verb , Patti Digh relates the story of her surprising conversation with her airplane seatmate, named Yaron.She was asked to read this story during a book tour visit to MadisonWI, and broke into tears partway through, asking her host, improv guruJodi Cohen, to "save her".

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

May 11, 2007 Great Advice in Seven Words or Less WaPo cartoon by the brilliant Tom Toles W henIve asked for advice, Im most likely to understand it, follow it, andremember it when its short and to the point (unless its reallyasinine, like "relax"). May 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Apr Jun SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

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How to Save the World

October 24, 2007 Shhh Cartoon from the New Yorker by William Haefeli. October 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Sep Nov SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. BLOG TOOLS Salon Blog Rankings Salon Blog Recent Updates Technorati Cosmos Bloglines My RSS Subscribers Flickr: My Photos GeoURL World as a Blog BlogStreet Blogs Canada.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 21, 2007 Sunday Open Thread -- October 21, 2007 cartoon by Patrick Chappatte What Im Thinking of Writing (and Podcasting) About Soon: Coping With the Strategy Paradox: I met recently with Michael Raynor, who wrote The Strategy Paradox.Hes now looking at what else we can do to deal with this paradox, andhe poked some holes in my argument that what we need is resilience, notplanning. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 20, 2007 Saturday Links for the Week -- October 20, 2007 Cartoon by Chris Britt Canadian consumer debt load becoming unsustainable: A recent survey of Canadians suggests: Forall except the richest, net worth is stagnant or dropping, while totalassets and total debts are rising. BLOG TOOLS Salon Blog Rankings Salon Blog Recent Updates Technorati Cosmos Bloglines My RSS Subscribers Flickr: My Photos GeoURL World as a Blog BlogStreet Blogs Canada.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

August 8, 2007 Waiting to Free the Crowd Dan ONeill cartoon from the Jefferson Airplane CD Volunteers W eall want to believe everything is going to be OK. August 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Jul Sep SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

July 23, 2007 Too Much Outrage, and Not Nearly Enough My favourite cartoon from the ever-provocative Ted Rall I ve been trying to figure out why some people love MichaelMoores new movie Sicko, and others hate it. July 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Jun Aug SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 23, 2007 Too Much Outrage, and Not Nearly Enough My favourite cartoon from the ever-provocative Ted Rall I ve been trying to figure out why some people love MichaelMoores new movie Sicko, and others hate it. July 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Jun Aug SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

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Share2011 - Closing Keynote - Effective SharePoint Workshops: From Requirements to Roadmap, Wireframes and Workflow (Ruven Gotz, Navantis)

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the closing keynote of Share2011, Ruven Gotz from Navantis in Canada is presenting on requirements, roadmaps, wireframes, and workflow. It makes it look like a cartoon. -.

Links of the Quarter: September 29, 2015

How to Save the World

cartoon by Michael Leunig. cartoon on the TPP by Keith Tucker. A NYT editorial explains what this means for Canada. cartoon from EMJBE.com (thanks to Seb Paquet for the link).

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Links of the Quarter: September 2016

How to Save the World

cartoon above by the Naked Pastor , David Hayward. ~~~~~. cartoon by Michael de Adder in the Halifax Chronicle Herald — thanks to Karen Runge for the link. New Yorker cartoon by David Borchart. New Yorker cartoon by Kim Warp. o ur civilization, it seems to me.

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Links of the Month: July 15, 2013

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Silhouette Man Explains Education: A cartoon infographic explains why the Nordic countries’ free education policy makes so much more sense than the oppressive-student-debt policies of the US. cartoon by clay bennett. cartoon by Nick Anderson in Houston Chronicle.

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Links of the Quarter: December 2016

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cartoon by Emily Flake in the New Yorker. cartoon by Mick Stevens in the New Yorker. cartoon by Tom Chitty in the New Yorker. There is now no true pro-environment party in Canada. cartoon by Will McPhail from the New Yorker.

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Links of the Month: November 8, 2013

How to Save the World

cartoon by Charles Barsotti from The New Yorker. cartoon by Roz Chast from The New Yorker. Canada’s right-wing government promptly announced they wouldn’t even consider it. cartoon by Dana Fradon from the New Yorker.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2017

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Winning caption, submitted by Audrey Orr, to a recent New Yorker cartoon caption contest; cartoon by Joe Dator. Another New Yorker cartoon contest cartoon, this one by PC Vey , with three excellent ‘finalist’ captions: (1) “Is that a new outfit?”;

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Links of the Quarter: June 2017

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Celebrating Life and the Gift of Death: A moving Canadian case study shows the good and bad in Canada’s new (better but woefully inadequate) right to die law. PREPARING FOR CIVILIZATION’S END. Photo taken from my balcony last month.

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Links of the Quarter: December 26, 2015

How to Save the World

cartoon by Bruce Beattie in the Daytona Beach News-Journal (thanks to Eric Lilius for the link). ” Trudeau’s First Days: Good news about Canada’s new not-Harper Prime Minister: He’s unmuzzled Canada’s scientists.

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Everybody Loves Web Oriented Architecture

Green Chameleon

According to ITWorld Canada, Ron Huxter, CTO of the provincial government of Ontario, said that services will come from the cloud, and that’s what SOA will be all about as well. Cartoon by Oliver Widder, Geek & Poke ).

Links of the Quarter: December 2018

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Cartoon by the awesome Michael Leunig. From a 2013 speech by Harry Leslie Smith , who died at age 97 in his adopted Canada in February. Na Pali coast, Kaua’i — photo by me, taken two weeks ago.

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Links of the Month: November 30, 2012

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cartoon by the wonderful michael leunig. cartoon by hugh mcleod at gapingvoid , and great advice to prospective entrepreneurs. cartoon by dan piraro. cartoon from XKCD. illustration from my book Finding the Sweet Spot.

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

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Cartoon by Lisa Rothstein for The New Yorker. Good Reasons to Distrust Canada: While Der Drumpf’s Trudeau-bashing is getting Canadians outraged and Americans apologetic (now there’s a switch!), multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall.

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Links of the Quarter: June, 2016

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cartoon by the late, wonderful Charles Barsotti. Much of my young life was, sadly, full of the struggling, depression, and anxiety of the seeker in Charles’ cartoon above. cartoon by Michael Leunig. David Sipress cartoon from The New Yorker.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

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cartoon by David Sipress in The New Yorker. cartoon by Will McPhail in The New Yorker. cartoon by Mick Stevens in The New Yorker. image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

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Links for the Month: December 27, 2011

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Terry Mosher (Aislin) in the Montreal Gazette. In a secret wire, Canada’s security agency asserted that without using torture, they couldn’t do their job , and lobbied the government to renew the law enabling them to do so.

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Links of the Quarter: May 28, 2015

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New Yorker cartoon by Jacob Samuel. cartoon by Mandor via Michel Dumais. subdivision in Cathedral City CA, built (as you can see) in the desert; photo by Damon Winter in the NYT.

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Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

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Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt. As the cartoon above humorously illustrates, most of the current protests are about who has, and who should have, what share of the world’s power and wealth, and about the unjustly unpunished crimes of the powerful and the wealthy.

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Links of the Month: May 6, 2012

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I’ve been in the US for the last couple of weeks, and everything that is bad at home in Canada seems more transparently worse here. cartoon by Adrian Raeside in the Victoria Times-Colonist. cartoon from the New Yorker by David Jacobson.

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Theo’s History of the 19th Century

How to Save the World

While historians tend to focus on the “loyalists” who objected to war with Britain in 1776, most of the first American settlers in Upper Canada who arrived, later, in the 1790s, were, my father told me, not particularly pro-British.

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Links of the Month: Sunday, June 8, 2014

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cartoon by jim benton. Things Are a Little Different in Canada: Some things you’ll only see in the Great White North. _. (I suppose I should start calling this “Links of the Quarter” since that’s about how often I’ve been posting it.).

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More on Plan C: A Clear, Actionable Platform for Those Who Care About Earth’s Future

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Barry Deutsch of Alas, A Blog fame, in ZMag. My sense is that the people of most affluent nations North of the 45th parallel (Canada, UK, Northern Europe), plus Australia and NZ, are prepared for such a leap of faith.

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Online Community & Social Media Compensation

Online Community Report

Autodesk, Avid, Best Buy, Cartoon Network (Turner), Consumer Reports, Electronic Arts, hi5, IBM, KaBOOM!,

An Economy That Works for Us

How to Save the World

It’s better in Canada but trending quickly in the same direction. cartoon by hugh mcleod at gapingvoid. As the cartoon business card above says, don’t try to make a living doing something incrementally different from what others are doing.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Culture and TCFL

Ken Carroll

Princess Remy podcasts or SBS Chinese drama shows usually require a little more effort but are doable, Crayon XiaoXin cartoons are often easier (probably because of the video). Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

The Credit Crisis and Social Software - Part 1 - Why we need a return to credit based on social relationships

Green Chameleon

Hugh’s cartoon above gives us a hint here as to what choice leads to freedom. In Canada a mortgage rests upon the person of the borrower with the house as collateral.

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Links for the Week: December 13, 2008

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Victoria's New Yorker cartoons are available for sale here. Canada's Next PM Admits He Was Wrong on Iraq: The new leader of the progressive majority coalition in Canada, which will be taking power as soon as the minority Conservatives re-convene parliament, is Michael Ignatieff. BLOG Links for the Week: December 13, 2008. US Dollar to Be Devalued 90%?:

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Links of the Month: October 24, 2011

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Cartoon by Matthew Diffee in The New Yorker. Warning from Harper to Environmentalists: Canada’s loonie government has issued a quiz for its anti-money-laundering regulators that labels organizations like PETA, IFAW and Greenpeace as “eco-terrorist” organizations.

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