The latest evolution on this continuum was the advent of corporate social innovation (CSI). The World Economic Forum launched the Global Agenda Council on Social Innovation in 2014 bringing together an unlikely cross section of corporate leaders, impact investors, and development executives and offered a definition for CSI that builds on shared value concepts: when companies proactively design and implement business models that increase incomes and better the quality of life of underserved or vulnerable communities and bottom of the pyramid markets. The mutual attraction for the unlikely bedfellows is that CSI initiatives are often fueled by corporate venture capital the investment of cash reserves from a company to fund new endeavors..
This in turn triggered new waves of exploration that sent David Livingstone into the area. However, he failed by pushing too far to the west where he encountered the Congo River. It was not until the Welsh American explorer Henry Morton Stanley circumvented Lake Victoria during an expedition that ran from 1874 to 1877 that Speke claim to have found the source of the Nile was confirmed..
Values may exaggerate the temperamental differences and a sense of tribalism may emerge, he concedes, these things all come from a mix of common personality types. The Northeast and the Mid Atlantic may be very different from the Rockies and the West, for example, but openness is a big part of both personality profiles. That simple idea might be the best message we can take from the study.
The Chinese Commerce Ministry reacted quickly to Trump announcement, accusing the United States of pressure and extortionist behavior and warning it would back hard. Trump tariffs, which the US government says are punishment for intellectual property theft, will be enacted in two waves. More than 800 exports, about $34 billion worth, will be subject to tariffs starting July 6.
Extreme multiculturalism and cult of diversity will divide us into little tribes that have less and less in common, apart from their dependence on government in Ottawa. These tribes become political clienteles to be bought with taxpayers (money) and special privileges. The 2015 election campaign, Trudeau has championed diversity as a key feature of what makes Canada strong and has repeated that message in many of his public speeches and comments..
And from GU: Winston “The PG” Brooks, David “Wrecking Ball” Pendergraft, Ira “High Rise” Brown, and Josh “I’m Taller, Bigger, and Better” Heytvelt (he’s not a trash talker, I’m just stating facts). The five man teams in the mix above are capable of doing serious damage in March Madness, the D League or in Europe that would make coaches salivate. There are a thousand more.