There is a trend happening in office buildings around the world, a revolution jumpstarted by John Mackey and Raj Sisodia and their book Conscious Capitalism. Hoping to build a more cooperative, humane, and positive future, they believe that businesses should focus on a higher purpose, as well as making money; that they should focus on [...]
About the Show On this CEO Exclusive we talk with Conscious Capitalism CEO Alexander McCobin about the emerging trend that's all about emphasizing the human nature of business and capitalism. About Conscious Capitalism Alexander McCobin is CEO of Conscious Capitalism, Inc., a US-based organization dedicated to elevating humanity by improving the practice and perception of [...]
Remember that story about my grandfather I mentioned in my show at the end of last year? Basically, he had a benefactor who guaranteed his first loan at a time when poor black people in Jamaica simply Did. Not. Get. Loans. My grandfather was able to buy the land that he had been sharecropping, and [...]
About the Show On this week's CEO Exclusive, we discuss conscious capitalism with Laura Whitaker and Jake Berton with Extra Special People. About Extra Special People Laura Whitaker began as a volunteer at Extra Special People in 2003. With her passion for enhancing the lives of children with developmental disabilities and her specialized education in [...]
For this first show of 2018, we took a look back at the previous year, summarizing what I believe to be the big “AHA!”. As I reflected on the key themes emerging from CEO Exclusive, I was struck by the compassion I heard in many of the conversations I had. From CEOs looking to better [...]
About This Week's Show If 2017 had a theme at CEO Exclusive, it's the concept of conscious capitalism as the newest business trend. Listen as host Soyini Coke discusses this and more in our 2017 year in review.