Unfortunately, these days making (a) change stands for making money more often than for making a difference. When it comes to companies, the system is flawed, this behaviour is fuelled by the investor ecosystem who want a quick return and now stripping company’s objectives down to bare basics – profit. Become profitable ASAP (then more profitable) and then worry about everything else. But how many companies have worried about something else after their successful exits? Facebook is trying, so did Google but the majority didn’t. The scariest thing that only businesses used to operate like that, now, seemingly, governments are stripping down their objectives to basic economic performance discarding human values as a secondary priority. Let the invisible hand do the rest? I’m deeply concerned with this approach.
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