Rebels With A Heart: July 14, 2021

Conscious Capitalism: Business As A Force For Good

Conscious Capitalism is the modern way for leaders to think about capitalism and business in today’s global society.  It drives organizations to serve a higher purpose, with all stakeholders finding interdependencies and synergies (vs. trade-offs).  It is business as a force for good elevating people through humanity, so everyone flourishes, finds purpose – and prospers.

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Hosted by: Derek Lundsten,
President & CEO, LifeGuides

Our Panelists:

Michael J. Gelb

Michael J. Gelb is a pioneering practitioner and thought leader in the fields of creative thinking, executive coaching and conscious leadership.  He is the author of 17 books, including How To Think Like Leonardo DaVinci, The Art Of Connection and Mastering The Art Of Public Speaking.  Michael’s books have been translated into 25 languages and have sold more than one million copies. 

In 2003, Michael received a Batten Fellowship in Innovation from The University of Virginia and co-directed the acclaimed Leading Innovation Seminar at the Darden Graduate School of Business for more than 10 years. 

In 2020, he was invited to become a Senior Fellow of the Center for Humanistic Management at Fordham’s Gabelli School Of Business. Michael is also a master teacher of the Alexander Technique, aikido and qigong, as well as a professional juggler, who performed with the Rolling Stones. 

JeVon "JT" McCormick

JeVon McCormick was born the son of a black pimp father and a white orphan mother. Today, he is CEO of a multi-million dollar publishing firm, recently ranked as the #1 Top Company Culture in America by Entrepreneur Magazine.

JeVon is the President & CEO of Scribe Media, a publishing firm helping individuals from a variety of backgrounds write, publish, and market their books. Scribe Media has worked with 1900+ authors, including members of The Nobel Peace Prize Committee, Nassim Taleb and David Goggins, whose blockbuster book, Can’t Hurt Me, has sold over 2 million copies.  

Despite numerous obstacles and self-described shortcomings, JeVon McCormick is the consummate Modern Leader. Today, he enjoys sharing the lessons from his incredible journey to shed light on the intersection between people, business and American Society.

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