Business is the most pervasive and dominant force on the planet today – for good or for ill. In this talk, author and philosopher BlaineBartlett explores the deceptively simple way business can heal society and the planet…it involves business leaders acting as if the future of business is making the future its business. BlaineBartlett consults, advises and coaches worldwide with leaders, executives, companies, and governments. He has personally delivered programs to more than 300,00 individuals and has directly impacted more than one million people worldwide.
Recently featured in the TV series World’s Greatest Motivators and the movie and book Think and Grow Rich: The Legacy, Blaine is CEO and President of Avatar Resources, Inc., an Adjunct Professor at Beijing University, Managing Director of the Global Coaching Alliance, Founder of the Institute for Compassionate Capitalism, and a longtime member of the Transformational Leadership Council. He sits on numerous Boards including the Board of Directors of the Unstoppable Foundation and the World Business Academy. In 2012, he was formally invested as a Knight of the Sovereign Order of St. John of Jerusalem Knights of Malta, the world’s oldest humanitarian organization.
Blaine is the author of five books – the #1 international best-seller Compassionate Capitalism: A Journey to the Soul of Business: Discover Your Inner Strength written in collaboration with Stephen Covey, Ken Blanchard and Brian Tracy: the best-selling Three-Dimensional Coaching: Moving Passion into Performance: and Tapping into the Soul of Business: The Key to Employee Engagement. His newest book is The Leadership Mindset Weekly. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at ted.com/tedx