How a pencil refutes centralized circular economy?

What has famous Milton Friedman pencil case to do with circular economy and integrated reporting, this is a topic of this post. Milton Friedman “pencil case” can be found in his book “Free to Choose”. Shorter but explanatory enough version… Continue Reading

Kitchen logic (1): Holism

I guess we all experience awkward moments from time to time, seeing simple basic truths behind complicated explanations. Buzzwords like “circular economy”, “sharing economy” or “universal basic income” are most frequent examples. There is abundance of such buzzwords in management… Continue Reading

Branding as integration vehicle for IR

Integrated reporting rests on two premises: That organizations behave like living creatures (biological premise). That living creatures exist holistically (holistic premise). Taken together those two premises narrow down possibilities for organizational philosophy, explanation, conception, management, supervision, risk management and reporting.… Continue Reading

Integrated reporting as a part of organizational memetics

Featured image: Matevž Paternoster photo of 5.200 years old wheel found near Ljubljana   Integrated reporting (IR) is global initiative to upgrade organizational reporting. From the perspective of traditional reporting IR objectives are difficult to understand. Or better: they could be… Continue Reading

The price of the value

There is no big deal to know, that value cannot be quantified while price on other hand cannot be un-quantified. That the value of any item being exchanged among humans can not be defined objectively was so nicely explained already… Continue Reading