The Future Perfect
Table of contents
Background and Introduction
State of the world.
The accident of life...
…has been jeopardised by human behaviour.
The opportunities for earth’s future
are dependent on HS choice of consumption pattern.
The global consumption trend must
be towards sustainable systems.
Which course is being chosen?
Humans can the change course from
natural destruction to interdependence with nature.
Humans may choose to compete and
… or choose a cooperative approach
to consumption, within nature’s laws.
Natural or Virtual behaviour is
Consumption decisions will remain
the provenance of individuals. A virtual or natural world may be favoured.
Sign of whether homo sapiens wants
to live with nature or without nature are all around us.
The trend is to a sustainable model.
Biosphere management requires globally
responsible cooperative systems.
Starting first with the most limited
The technology is in place and
entering the mainstream.
HS must adapt behaviour to be cooperative.
Politics and Economics 101
The noosphere facilitates sustainable
The rule of resource allocation
is: “Do The Right Thing The Right Way”
Doing the right thing the right
way is easy.
Change agents will be recognised.
Change agents are young, educated
Business risks are many.
In dealing with opportunities/problems
Operations structure and system
to leverage people skills and experience.
Web based operating infrastructure
to leverage resources and lower overheads.
Business strategy and public policy
should be designed to suit the natural market opportunity.
The opportunity for change is available.
The time is now.
Action begins now. Ground laid
(technology, public policy, consumer trend). GRI here to stay.
Everything’s gonna be alright!
(if you make a change)
Rewards of choosing sustainable
consumption options are great.