Posts Tagged "sustainability"

Building Responsible Leaders in Switzerland: RECOL 2014

 

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What really shifts leadership behaviour to embrace responsibility?

Close to 30 participants from 15 companies were looking to answer that on 24. April in Zurich, at the second annual RECOL Forum hosted by RECOL Circle, supported by Credit Suisse & Swisscom and initiated by MyImpact.

As an incubator of organisational change, RECOL aims to develop responsible corporate leadership as core to business, within business.  But what does that mean in practice?  Joanna Hafenmayer Stefanska looked to demystify as an opening session.  It’s all about decision making.

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The Social Intrapreneur’s Journey: Part 2 [Infographic]

 

You know you want to make a difference.  You see yourself as a Social Intrapreneur. What next? Here’s how to make it happen.

 

Following on from our Infographic ‘The Social Intrapreneur’s Journey: Part 1‘, we’re excited to share The Social Intrapreneur’s Journey: Part 2 – How to make it happen.

We’ve spent some time working through the main things that will help you.  Where to start, what to expect, watch outs and tools that will help you on your journey to creating value as well as profit in your organisation.

You can also download the PDF version, where you will find links to the useful resources and support mentioned in the infographic.

If it is useful to you – please share, share, share!  We need more Intrapreneurs in the world, helping to create greater meaning in their work and social value alongside profit.

 

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The Social Intrapreneur’s Journey: Part 1 [Infographic]

 

What is really involved in becoming a Social Intrapreneur?

It’s not always obvious, so we have developed this infographic to help you understand if becoming a Social Intraprenuer, or indeed an Social Entrepreneur is for you.  And what that really means.

You can also download the PDF version, where you will find links to the useful resources and support mentioned in the infographic.

If it is useful to you – please share, share, share!  We need more Intrapreneurs in the world, helping to create greater meaning in their work and social value alongside profit.

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5 Pathways to a Meaningful Career : Part Three. Pathway of Effect

 

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“If you want to change things you need to join an organisation that makes change its goal!” Thilo Bode

Following on from the Path of Talent and Path of Concern, we move on this week to our third pathway to a meaningful career – the Path of Effect.

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5 Pathways to a Meaningful Career : Part One. Pathway of Concern

 

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“I think the hardest and most challenging thing for an entrepreneur is to find the inner strength to keep going, the belief that the goal is possible.” Karen Tse

As we talked about in How to find a Meaningful Career, pursuing a meaningful career is a lot about aligning your head and heart and putting that to action through your work.

 

So, what can guide you and pull you on this journey?

And, what can be the driving motivation when challenges arise and light that keeps you going in the hard times?

We’ve spent a lot of time researching this over the last few years; through our work on The Future Makers book and the stories on our online portal, thefuturemakers.net.

Based on close to 300 in-depth conversations, we’ve identified five paths that people tend to follow when deciding to shape their careers with positive impact.

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