Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 14 November 2016

Image of two hot air balloons against clear blue sky

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) …

Each week, we share links to a few interesting or inspiring articles we’ve come across during the previous week. They’re meant to stir your thinking about marketing, communication and graphic design for positive change as well as conscious capitalism and the socially conscious movement.

Social enterprise

From Organization Unbound (http://organizationunbound.org/) is a great compilation of videos which “challenges us to pay closer attention to the link between an organization’s social purpose and how that purpose is lived inside the organization on a daily basis.” We think you’ll find the video inspiring.

changing the way we change the world via youtube.com


Here’s an article about native advertising which argues that what big brands need instead of fads like native advertising is a genuine, dedicated effort to “debrand.” It’s an interesting read.

the future of branding is debranding via fastcompany.com


Are you interested in being more creative? Maybe you’re finding less time to be creative. Here’s are a few tips to get you thinking in another direction.

5 tips to keep your creativity soaring via iabc.com

Social enterprise

Here’s an article on developments within the social enterprise business space. It has some good research-based comments and statistics for reference. A Canadian study is also mentioned.

the future belongs to social entrepreneurs via huffingtonpost.com

We’re always on the lookout on how to add more creativity to our workday, so this image of hot air balloons made us think of how great it feels when creativity is soaring. The image is from Pixabay.com

K. Barker

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