World Appreciative Inquiry Conference 2015
Posted 6.30.15The 2015 World Appreciative Inquiry Conference will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa July 6-10. David Cooperrider, PhD, is the honorary chair for this year's conference.
The future looks bright
Posted 6.30.15In the last week of June, the world's leading researchers came together with a passionate coalition of practitioners and professionals from all types of businesses in Disney World, Orlando to confer the latest in the science of human flourishing.
The Flourish Prizes for Business as an Agent of World Benefit affirmed in UN declaration
Posted 6.29.15"We have a once-in-an-age opportunity for business innovation to be recognized as a truly powerful, positive force for good in the world." - David Cooperrider, on the launch of the Flourish Prizes at the UN 2015 Global Forum for Responsible Management Education in New York City.
David Cooperrider to serve as opening keynote at World Congress for Positive Psychology
Posted 6.25.15David Cooperrider, PhD, will present the opening keynote on day two of the International Positive Psychology Association's Fourth World Congress on Positive Psychology, held in Lake Buena Vista, Florida this Friday, June 26.
Base of the Pyramid Global Network Summit
Posted 6.24.15Fowler Fellow Heather Frutig and Chris Laszlo, Faculty Director for Research and Outreach, will be attending the 2nd Base of the Pyramid Global Network Summit July 16-17, where Laszlo will be speaking.
The Flourish Prizes for Business as an Agent of World Benefit Launches at UN
Posted 6.23.15The launch of the Flourish Prizes was announced at the UN Global Compact's 15th anniversary events in New York City June 23, 2015.
Appreciative Inquiry: Leading by asking the right questions
Posted 6.22.15David Cooperrider's research on appreciative inquiry, the kinds of questions we ask ourselves and how these shape our overarching priorities and values is cited in Forbes.
Business as an agent of world benefit
Posted 6.17.15David Cooperrider, PhD, recently visited Macquarie Graduate School of Management to launch Leadership Deep Dive in Sydney, Australia. At the launch, Cooperrider presented "business as an agent of world benefit," the groundbreaking idea that shifts away from corporate philanthropy to unleashing the unlimited power of business to do good for the world.
Chris Laszlo, PhD, elected a fellow of the International Academy of Management
Posted 6.1.15The International Academy of Management provides a forum for the exchange internationally of knowledge and experience so as to contribute to the advancement of the science and art of management, and thus, to human progress.