Can Business Be Human?

October 02, 2019
With this episode we have reached the end of the second season of This Human Business. It’s time to ask the most important question of all: Is a human business even possible?
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Cultivating Business As A Garden

September 25, 2019
What if we thought of a business not as a machine, but as a living garden? Thousands of years ago, nomads gathered together in many places around the world and settled down to create the first gardens, which were also the first world’s businesses. The cultural template established in these gardens provided the basic structures for business that are still in use today.
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The Pilgrimage of Business

September 17, 2019
Business needs to get beyond the narrow UX scope of the customer journey. It’s emotional movement accompanying physical movement that makes a pilgrimage a pilgrimage. Applying this experience in business opens an escape hatch out of commoditization.
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Time for Business

September 10, 2019
Time is at the heart of the struggle over the culture of business. This episode discusses the conflict between mechanized clock time and alternative forms of time, as well as the consequences of the need for speed in corporate life.
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The Unreal Business of Poetry and Fairy Tales

September 02, 2019
With business culture sinking lower and lower, we need tools to aim higher. Poetry and fairy tales help us to imagine what could be instead of leaving us in the morass of what is. Poet of business Fateme Banishoeib guides us through the mental experience of verse, while Gwion Bach escapes a sorceress to give an ancient business proposal his own form.
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