I have been traveling for the past two weeks – first to Austin, Texas where Generon had a presence at the Conscious Capitalism CEO Summit and then to Houston to conduct some Generative Interviews for one of our clients.
Each October, Conscious Capitalism hosts its CEO Summit. Invited participants are revolutionary CEOs committed to conducting their business with a focus on fulfilling the deeper purpose of their organizations; creating value for all stakeholders, including natural ecosystems; and cultivating cultures that support people to learn, grow, develop and flourish. Speakers at last week’s event included John Mackey, Co-founder and Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market; Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever; and Andrea Jung, President and CEO of Grameen America and former Chairman and CEO of Avon Products, Inc., amongst others. These keynotes combined with concurrent sessions delivered by Practicum Leaders offered an opportunity for leaders to share their stories about the importance of congruence in steering organizations towards creating positive value for all stakeholders while delivering extraordinary financial performance. Continue Reading