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Valentine’s Day in the 21st Century- Celebration?Obligation?or Elusion??

Every year come February , consumers are subjected to a barrage of Valentine’s Day related paraphernalia, courtesy of corporate America and their clever marketing schemes. Each one of them trying to outdo the other in a haste to seduce the unsuspecting , besotted consumer?into the fabricated world of materialistic romance. Love suddenly becomes the most…

How to Change the World

“Change the World.” “Promote World Peace.” “Change the Trajectory of Civilisation.” “Create a Happier World.” Statements by Ban Ki-moon, Barrack Obama, Christine Lagarde or the head of a multinational charity? Surprisingly not –  they are the ambitions of leading business and management thinkers. And not purely from big-hearted, altruistic idealism, but from a sense of pragmatic reality…