Aloha from Lavaland
a film directed by Phillips Payson and Susan Marie Snyder, 55 minutes.
In June 2014, lava starts flowing from a volcano toward the town of Pahoa in the Puna district of Hawaii. Aloha from Lavaland is not only a documentary about this geological event. More so, it is a documentary on the attitude of the local people living in harmony with nature. Continue reading
The B Corp Handbook: How to Use Business as a Force for Good
by Ryan Honeyman
What is a B Corp? B Corporations are for-profit organizations which serve a variety of stakeholders rather than to enrich shareholders exclusively. Stakeholders include employees, the community, the environment, as well as the firm’s owners. B stands for benefit.
The term applies in two contexts: Certified B Corps and a form of incorporation offered by several U.S. states. The majority of this book is about the former. The latter is addressed at the end of this summary. Continue reading