Fowler Center Presents Embedded Sustainability at CWRU Social Justice Teach In
Fowler Center Notable Days and Partner Events
Posted 2.14.18Fowler Center as an Agent of World Benefit partner events in spring 2018
Fowler Fellow John Turner's Blog Post About Hawaii and Re-Wilding
Posted 2.8.18Over the winter break, I spent time on the big island of Hawaii working on a a camp and permaculture forest called the Mahakea Project. While I was there I also found time to climb Mauna Loa and go snorkeling at two of the islands coral reefs.
Fowler Family Fellow presents at CWRU Social Justice Teach-In
Posted 2.8.18This Saturday, Fowler Family Fellow John Turner will be leading a workshop at the CWRU Social Justice Teach-In from 1:40-2:35 in the Tinkham Veale University Center. The lesson will focus on companies that have aligned their business models with the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and exemplify Business as an Agent of World Benefit.
David Cooperrider Returns as Faculty Director for the Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit
Fowler Family Fellow Kevin Payne's Blog About Tanzanian Social Enterprises & AIM2Flourish
Weatherhead Design Club and Net Impact Club to co-host a design workshop February 13 featuring AIM2Flourish
Fowler Family Fellow Kevin Payne recaps winter break trip to Tanzania as part of a course on social entrepreneurship
Alum takes renewable energy interest all the way to KeyBank
Posted 1.10.18Weatherhead alumnus Ben Cooper, MBA ’15, is the vice president of utilities, power & alternative energy at KeyBank where he negotiates loans in the renewable energy industry.
AIM2Flourish kicks off Global Goals workshops around the world
Posted 1.8.18AIM2Flourish helped Medtronic, one of the largest medical equipment development companies in the world, train its employees to embed sustainable practices in their work.
Fowler Center cases entered into the EFMD 2017 Case Competition
Posted 1.4.18We are thrilled to announce that two of the Fowler Center’s Ivey Publishing co-branded teaching cases have been entered into the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) 2017 Case Competition.
Green Business in Ecuador
Posted 10.20.17Experienced sustainability consultant Giovanni Ginatta discussed Ecuador's Biotrade Initiative and the Latin American Cocoa Initiative.
Weatherhead faculty members Anurag Gupta and Joonki Noh receive Department of Energy Grant to drive private investment in energy innovations
Press Release: AIM2Flourish Co-Launches "Introducing the Global Goals" Learning Toolkit for Employees
AIM2Flourish Co-Launches #Employees4SDGs Global Goals Learning Program with Medtronic Foundation & IMPACT 2030
David Cooperrider to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from OD Network
Posted 9.15.17The Organization Development Network will honor Weatherhead's Fairmount Santrol - David L. Cooperrider Professor in Appreciative Inquiry at their annual conference in Chicago.
Fowler Center Fellows Update
Posted 9.10.17Second-year Fowler Fellows report back from their summer internships. The Fowler Center welcomes new first-year Fowler Center Fellow.
AIM2Flourish at Global Goals Week - September 2017
Faculty Executive Director Chris Laszlo to speak at the 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management in Atlanta
AIM2Flourish Welcomes Crishelen Kurezyn Diaz as Student Community Coordinator
Weatherhead School of Management, the Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit, and AIM2Flourish will all play a leading role in NYC July 17-19 at the United Nations PRME Global Forum for Responsible Management Education.
Flourish Prizes Winners Buza Ice Cream Featured in Cleveland Jewish News Article
2017 Flourish Prizes Company Profiles
Posted 6.8.17In 2017’s inaugural Flourish Prizes, AIM2Flourish awarded 17 organizations for using business for more than profit. Learn about each company.
Cleveland at Center of 'Flourishing Enterprises' During Fourth Global Forum
Posted 6.2.17On June 14-16, Cleveland will become the center of this powerful new model for doing business.
Announcing the 2017 Flourish Prizes
Posted 5.17.17In 2016, business school students all over the world wrote 425 stories about businesses that are working to achieve the United Nations 17 Global Goals — the world’s “Must-Do List”— and published them on AIM2Flourish.com. A distinguished jury evaluated 48 semi-finalists in February and selected the 17 best-of-the-best—one for each Global Goal.
Fourth Global Forum Just 30 Days Away
Posted 5.15.17The Fowler Center will host the Fourth Global Forum for Business as an Agent of World Benefit on June 14-16. Bringing together executives, entrepreneurs, and change agents to collaborate on their priority initiatives, the Forum offers the opportunity to hear from outstanding speakers and panelists such as Peter Senge, Jenniffer Deckard, and Barbara Frederickson.
New Blog: AIM2Flourish's 17 Flourish Prizes Recognize Flourishing Enterprise
Primera edición de los “Premios al Florecimiento - Flourish Prizes” que se otorgarán en el Cuarto Foro Mundial de Empresas como Catalizadoras del Beneficio Global, Junio 14-16
AIM2Flourish's 17 Flourish Prizes to be Awarded at Fourth Global Forum
Posted 5.1.1717 business innovations to be honored for contributions to the 17 U.N. Sustainable Development Goals at the Fourth Global Forum for Business as an Agent of World Benefit, on June 14-16.
First Year Fowler Fellows to Begin Summer Internships
Posted 4.1.17Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit Fellows Alec Simon, Kevin Payne, and Stephanie Hagen are excited to put lessons from their first year at Weatherhead to practice in their summer internships with KeyBank, BrownFlynn and Tektronix, respectively!
AIM2Flourish's 17 Flourish Prizes to be Awarded at Fourth Global Forum
Posted 3.23.17The Fourth Global Forum will be held June 14-16 on Case Western Reserve University's campus & feature the awarding of the inaugural Aim2Flourish Flourish Prizes.
Chris Laszlo and Roberta Baskin discuss The Fourth Global Forum on this month's CWRU Spotlight Podcast
Posted 3.9.17Chris Laszlo, Faculty Executive Director of the Fowler Center, and Robert Baskin, Executive Director of AIM2Flourish, discuss The Fourth Global Forum, which is being hosted at Weatherhead this summer. Listen to learn more about this global event and check out alumni group registration discounts.
Video: AIM2Flourish's Chris Laszlo Keynote Presentation at OECD
Posted 2.24.17Video of Fowler Center Executive Faculty Director Chris Laszlo's keynote presentation at the Feb 23-24, 2017 OECD workshop in Paris.
Chris Laszlo to Keynote Upcoming OECD Workshop Called “Measuring Business Impacts on People’s Wellbeing”
Posted 2.15.17Chris Laszlo, PhD, will present latest findings from AIM2Flourish, a transformative learning initiative.
Honor for David Cooperrider, Founder of AIM2Flourish & Positive Psychology
Michele Hunt, Fowler Center Advisory Board Member, Publishes New Book
Posted 1.31.17Features a Chapter on AIM2Flourish
Learn about the Quantum Leadership Project
Posted 1.1.17Central to the Quantum Leadership Project proposition are personal and organizational practices that instill a new consciousness of connectedness in leaders and organizations. Through an evidence-based approach which complements the financial case for sustainability by emphasizing the emotional and relational basis of leadership, the Quantum Leadership Project shows that it is only through such a change in consciousness that businesses can develop profit strategies aimed at healthy environments and increasing well-being.