Purpose Inspired

Reflections

In his Purpose Inspired Reflections, Dr Wayne Visser shares a daily dose of purpose-inspired thoughts from by email. Each short reflection brings a fresh perspective on a topic relevant to living a more purposeful life, working in a more purposeful way and staying informed about the key concepts and practices relevant to creating a more purpose-inspired future. Poems and books are also featured periodically.

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Newsletter

In his Purpose Inspired Newsletter, Dr Wayne Visser shares a weekly compilation of content to uplift and inspire. This includes a picture of the week, post of the week, quote of the week, podcast of the week, poem of the week, book of the week, and thought of the week.

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Podcast

In his Purpose Inspired Podcast, Dr Wayne Visser shares his reflections on what it means to be purpose-inspired – for business, society and each one of us. The podcast explores how business can be a force for good in the world, and how individuals can make a positive difference. Covering topics like corporate social responsibility (CSR), sustainable business and transformational change, each series is based on one of Dr Visser’s books that synthesises the emerging ideas, practices and lessons learned on the journey to becoming purpose-inspired.

Listen on Apple, Buzzsprout, Castbox, Castro, Google, Podfriend, RSS, Spotify, Stitcher or your other favourite platforms.

Introducing the podcast

Season 1 – Beyond Reasonable Greed (26 episodes)

Season 2 – Business Frontiers (21 episodes)

Season 3 – The Age of Responsibility (49 episodes)

Season 4 – The Quest for Sustainable Business (29 episodes)

Season 5 – Sustainable Frontiers (In progress)

Books

Purpose Inspired: Reflections on Conscious Living – Volume 1

The first volume of Purpose Inspired is a collection of daily reflections written on conscious living and how that applies to business and everyday life. Each is a 100 word micro-essay on a different topic. Some are full of facts and figures; others are more philosophical and poetic. But they have a common theme, which is how we can change ourselves and the world for a better, brighter future. In this first volume, you can read about everything from myths to moonshots, flocking to friendscapes, poetry to purpose. You can learn about pioneers and naturapy, biophilia and sufficiency, motives and vegans. You can be inspired by hope and parables, superheroes and sponges, cathedrals and combislands. Every page is a new discovery.

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Purpose Inspired: Reflections on Conscious Living – Volume 2

This is the second volume of Purpose Inspired, a collection of daily reflections written on conscious living and how that applies to business and everyday life. Each is a 100 word micro-essay on a different topic. Some are full of facts and figures; others are more philosophical and poetic. But they have a common theme, which is how we can change ourselves and the world for a better, brighter future. In this second volume, you can read about everything from climate to convergence, patterns to pandemonium, books to bubbles. You can learn about biofabrication and trashbots, volcanoes and juvenocracy, rewilding and offsets. You can be inspired by totems and puzzling, fewtrils and saviours, bathtubs and ecophoria. Every page is a new discovery.

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Purpose Inspired: Reflections on Conscious Living – Volume 3

This is the third volume of Purpose Inspired, a collection of daily reflections written on conscious living and how that applies to business and everyday life. Each is a 100 word micro-essay on a different topic. Some are full of facts and figures; others are more philosophical and poetic. But they have a common theme, which is how we can change ourselves and the world for a better, brighter future. In this third volume, you can read about everything from carbon to curves, ants to Amabie, choice to cherries. You can learn about pandemics and Prometheus, bacteria and bioprinting, shactivism and synergetics. You can be inspired by music and mystery, fringes and faith, pollinators and possibilists. Every page is a new discovery.

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