creating business with a higher purpose [podcast]
By o.c. tanner
Podcast | March 30, 2016
In this session of the Great Work Insights Podcast, Todd Nordstrom speaks with Brian Mohr, the co-founder and managing partner of Y Scouts: A Purpose Based Executive Search Firm. Mohr is also a member of the National Board of Directors for Conscious Capitalism.
You will learn:
3:07 – What Conscious Capitalism is and how Mohr became involved.
3:51 – Conscious Capitalism strives to “elevate humanity through business.”
5:12 – Why do businesses struggle with the word “conscious?”
7:10 – Important to recognize the impact business has with employees, customers, suppliers, community and not just the investors or shareholders.
8:09 – How Conscious Capitalism can influence/impact the greater American audience.
9:22 – Four principles include: businesses having a higher purpose, business having an ecosystem, leadership looking for ways to improve leadership and creating a conscious culture.
10:30 – How to join the Conscious Capitalism movement.
12:25 – How business leaders react to Conscious Capitalism seminars.
14:06 – Organizations that are guided by a higher purpose and are run through a deep love and care of their people and stakeholders end up making more money—it’s an irrefutable point and that’s what people are clamoring for.
15:08 – Where you can find Conscious Capitalism conferences, events and your local chapter.
Links and Resources Mentioned:
Learn more and connect with Brian Mohr
Learn more about: Conscious Capitalism
Thank You For Listening!
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