March 14 Briefing: The Economic Returns of a National Transportation Infrastructure Initiative

“Ethical Markets recommends this event.  We describe our views in “Greening Trump’s Infrastructure Plan”  ( www.ethicalmarkets.com  and Just Means ) favoring electrified public transit, pedestrian and bike friendly lanes, LED lighting and smart, denser urban redevelopment, as well as making communications and broadband INFOSTRUCTURE available nationwide, including broadband deserts like our home town of St …

Three Reasons Credit Unions are Awesome

“Full Disclosure: Ethical Markets and founder CEO also bank at a credit union:  Community First Credit Union in North Florida,  and we are a Media Partner promoting the Summit of  Cooperatives.  The United Nations 2012 Year of Cooperatives research shows that worldwide, cooperative enterprises employ more people than all for-profit corporations combined  …

2017 Katerva March Newsletter | Category Winners!

“Ethical Markets congratulates all these wonderful  Category Winners in the 2017 KATERVA AWARDS!  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” It’s awards season! In this Katerva Awards year, we have received and assessed over 500 nominations across our ten categories. Competition was tough and our Experts had to make some difficult choices. While the Awards Council …

What do Mardis Gras and impact investing have in common?

  Growing affordable housing across the Gulf Coast Today on Mardi Gras, we tend to think of the parties and bead-throwing on Bourbon Street in New Orleans. But while we enjoy these festivities, the reality for many people in New Orleans is different. Economic recovery after Hurricane Katrina remains uneven, …

Top 10 Stakeholder Engagement Trends of 2017

“This excellent review is well-worth reading, as well as the analysis of the current political situation by Bill Shireman founder of the FUTURE 500.  We are happy to be long time partners with this group.  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Great news! We’re excited to reveal the Future 500 Top 10 Stakeholder Engagement Trends of 2017 …

The Economist-“The Future of Forever” on global diamond mining

“This article is a good overview of the global diamond mining industry, now challenged by the new disruptive science of diamonds and other gems made in laboratories worldwide. The global cartel is no longer controlled by DeBeers and its advertising, which has convinced generations of young males to spend at least 2 month’s …