Blind Spots and Biases

Making better business decisions with CultureSmith

When people point to a lack of funding, poor marketing or a faulty product as the reason behind a business failure, they’re laying the blame on all the wrong reasons, because these are all symptoms, not the disease. “The disease is not knowing your own impact on your own business,” says Shane Wallace, CEO of
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Building an Inclusive Economy

Is your building or business really accessible?

When Sean Crump goes out for dinner or drinks, he’ll always call ahead to confirm that the venue is wheelchair accessible. But even when the reply is “no problem,” he’ll often discover on arrival that there’s a step or two to get in the door, that all the tables are high, or there is no accessible washroom or the washroom is located down a flight of stairs. “That kind of puts a damper on the night,” says Sean, 32, who is a quadriplegic and uses a wheelchair.
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The New EconomyCreating a Thriveable Future

Events

    Online Conversations: Innovation from United Church Communities

    08/09/2017 - 07/12/2017 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm -

    NewScoop is excited to partner with the United Church of Canada to create a series of Online Conversations about social innovation.

    From sea to sea to sea, communities of social innovators are saying YES to challenges and opportunities within our neighbourhoods and faith communities.

    Over the next four months, New Scoop is hosting 20 free online conversations introducing many exciting and energizing projects. Join us if the topics are of interest! This is open to all social innovators with any or no religious affiliation.
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    Our StoryNew Scoop and Journalism

    Join us for NewScoop’s First AGM

    How do we take this from a spark to a campfire?

    All members and supporters of NewScoop are invited to join us for our first AGM Thursday, June 8th, 2017 4 PM – 5:30 PM Prairie Sky Cohousing Co-operative #100 402 30 Ave  NE. Year in Review We will be sharing a summary of our work in 2016 including a review of our financials. Director Elections As
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