What can one person really do to solve the climate crisis? You’re not famous, you’re not a celebrity and you don’t spend time advising corporate leaders or senior politicians? Well, fear not, here are a few small things you can do to make a big difference…
“Things take longer to happen than you think they will, and then they happen faster than you thought they could.”
Which are the “best” TED talks on climate change? Not just the ones with the most views. I asked IBM’s artificial intelligence to help me find out.
“We can’t save the world by playing by the rules”.
In August last year, hardly anyone knew who Greta Thunberg was. A few months later, she was nominated for the Nobel Peace prize after inspiring millions of people to campaign about climate change to their governments and schools.
How exactly did that happen?
My notes, links, quotes and case studies from the 20-minute presentation I gave for iXperience Friday on Facebook Live with IBM iX on 27th March 2020. I covered a lot of content so I thought it might be helpful to share all the links for anyone who is interested.
Since we’re all locked up for the foreseeable future and resigned to communicating via WebEx, Zoom, Teams and Skype, I thought I’d share some useful advice of giving better online presentations. (Including some insights about the carbon footprints of webinars!)
For the last 4 years I have done a Masterclass each day on my commute to work. Here’s the highlights from some of my favourite lessons.
A one-pager of a few business leaders I admire. Inspired by Chris Hadfield’s “one-pagers” from his Masterclass series.
A few things that I learned from teaching an assembly of 200 kids aged 9-13 about climate change! This advice seems as relevant for the boardroom as it is for the classroom.
Need to understand the carbon cycle? Here’s some simple observations, experiments, and models that contribute to our evolving understanding of the Earth’s many systems that absorb and release carbon.
Good artists copy, great artists steal. (Just make sure that you steal from good people who have something useful to say).
Whether you’re looking to brush up on sustainability knowledge, learn something new or delve into a specific niche, there’s a show for you. Here are some to check out, grouped into a few categories based on what you might be looking for.
I’ve learned a few things along the way about working in a big business. What’s good? What’s not? How do you survive? But more importantly, how do you thrive?
The difference between an audience and a community is just which way the chairs are facing…
Excellent FREE magazine from Reuters on tomorrows capitalism, sustainability, climate action and transformation.
Carbon is the element that likes to hold hands and collaborate. Carbon is fascinating when you look at where it goes. It will go to a party and if it’s a good party it will stay and if it’s not it will leave and go to another party…