The Business of Good Business
Today on the Beautiful Futurists we’re talking with Stephanie Jackman, founder of the REAP business association and belocal.org.
In a world where capitalism and entrepreneurship are often dirty words, we have to realize that, when done well and with good intentions, business can be a powerful engine for doing good and creating change.
In this conversation we talk with Stephanie about how she is building the local movement, how making the choice to support local businesses can boost economies and create thousands of jobs, and how collaboration between businesses is radically changing the future.
How Being Local is Changing the World, A Little at a Time
What we’re starting to realize is how important small decisions can be. For anyone that doesn’t feel like they are having an impact, or making a difference, some of the ideas in this episode will inspire you to really think about the power you have, and how to use it to help create the world you want to live in.
Where to find out more about Stephanie Jackman:
REAP Calgary/Belocal.org website
Books and resources mentioned in this episode:
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The Local Economy Solution – Michael Shuman