The New Pioneers: Sustainable business success through social innovation and social entrepreneurship
PART I New Times – New Needs.
CHAPTER 1 Outer globalization.
A business world of disorder – the new business paradigm.
The great globalization race – how nations compete.
Five planets wanted – environmental imbalances and growth principle.
More wealth and more inequality – economic imbalances and growth principle.
The silent killers – social imbalances and growth principle.
CHAPTER 2 Inner globalization.
Generation MeWe – conscious labour markets.
The Global Brain – hybrid markets.
Collaborative problem solvers – collective intelligence markets.
Civil power brokers – activism markets.
Conscious buycotters – ethical consumption markets.
PART II New Needs – New Solutions.
CHAPTER 3 The routes to sustainable business success.
The new faces of capitalism – blurring sector borders and the fourth sector.
The value of social entrepreneurship – three dimensions of the new business paradigm.
Responsible business 2.0 – from CSR to CSI and the four enabling Cs.
A business force for good – the power of partnerships and converging fields.
CHAPTER 4 Visions for the future.
An evolutionary revolution – in the midst of a paradigm shift.
Utopias and pessimism – about hope and fear.
Everyone has a role to play – and the power of YOU!
About the author.