Looking local for global solutions
Find out how the new IESE Fuel Freedom Chair is tackling energy poverty
Ending Energy Poverty: Fuel Freedom Chair
"Energy poverty comes at a high cost," says Prof. Ahmed Rahnema, holder of the Fuel Freedom Foundation chair at IESE. Along with Yossie Hollander, the foundation's chairman, he shares how the solution includes generating knowledge and getting local businesses involved.
“Is this a new story for capitalism, or did we just forget it was there?”
R. Edward Freeman at the 19th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society
The New Capitalism: Looking Beyond Profits to Human Prosperity
High-profile corporate scandals, short-term thinking and global crises have bred cynicism and mistrust in business. However, change is on the horizon. IESE's 19th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society explores conscious capitalism, B Corps, and other new models that bring capitalism back to its roots as a system of social cooperation and prosperity.
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Do you realize just how rich you are?
Vincent Ogutu shares his transformational story at TEDxIESEBarcelona
How to Be the Richest Person on the Planet | Vincent Ogutu | TEDxIESEBarcelona
While in the US, Vincent embarked on his own social mission, to create powerful messages of hope that could transform prisoners into the some of the most admirable people on the planet. He takes the stage at IESE Business School in Barcelona to tell a story about one of these prisoners, and how Vincent himself was positively affected.
Vincent Ogutu is a full-time lecturer in Organizational Behavior, Leadership and Entrepreneurship at Strathmore Business School, Nairobi. He has a PhD in Organizational Management from Rutgers Business School, an MSc in Financial Economics from the University of London, and a BA in Economics from the University of Nairobi. His current research focuses on how to live meaningful lives and connect in a deeply meaningful way with one?s work.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx