Shape the World

Shape the World

I think seeds are some of the most amazing things in nature. Each humble seed is a living entity, an entire embryonic plant enclosed in an outer shell that protects it for years, sometimes decades or even centuries. A fully developed seed contains an embryo and, in...
Our Decisions, Ourselves

Our Decisions, Ourselves

In business and in life, our decisions define us. The choices we make every minute of every day add up to who we are and what impact we have on the world. We all hope to make the right decisions—yet who among us has not felt unsure of ourselves when facing a difficult...
An Opportunity for Transformation

An Opportunity for Transformation

Welcome to 2018. We are certainly living in turbulent times. Even more than usual at the start of a new year, this year seems to have many people committing, in countless varieties of ways, to work to improve our world. The best way to effect change is almost always...
B the Change: From Brain Freeze to Brain Science

B the Change: From Brain Freeze to Brain Science

By Jessica Kellner When Jostein Solheim, CEO of B Corp Ben & Jerry’s, first met Lisa Arie, founder of fellow B Corp Vista Caballo, it was something she’d lost — not something she was offering — that caught his attention. The two had planned to chat at a Best for...
A Season—and a Reason—to Rest

A Season—and a Reason—to Rest

We call ourselves human beings, but human doers may be a more accurate term, considering most of us spend much more time “doing” than simply “being.” While doing is task-oriented, simply being gives us the space to explore, to be curious, to be creative. Curiosity is...