Conscious Consumerism Is Broken, And I Know Why

Conscious Consumerism Is Broken, And I Know Why

Strategy, Nonprofit, Social Business

We are excited to have the 7th annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index data out in the world. Lots of good news, and a fair share of bad news, to sift through this year. In total, it's a mix of thumbs up and thumbs down.

Some of the data is a little hard to solve for, but a majority of our findings confirm some suspcisions we've had about where we are in terms of momentum for the "do good" revolution. Here's a POV piece based on the Index data, recently published in Fast Company. Hope you enjoy. We would love to hear your thoughts, so please contact us to engage in the discussion.

Click here for our Fast Company article.


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