Are we there yet?

What are some examples of Right Livelihood to you? What do you do for a living? What steps are you

Right Livelihood Books

LISTS OF CLASSIC BOOKS ABOUT RIGHT LIVELIOOD With Brief Annotations I thought I’d share the book lists with brief annotations

Musings on Right Livelihood

Perhaps the most influential teacher about right livelihood, for me, is Tarthang Tulku, Rimpoche, a Tibetan Vajrayana teacher and lama

Hello Zelle. Goodbye Paypal, Venmo, and Your Cousins

Recently I was asked why I had drifted away from using Paypal, Venmo and similar payment services to collect payments

Charlie Varon

Charlie Varon’s Year in Review (5783/2023)

The other day, I was looking at Charlie Varon’s website for some inspiration (he frequently inspires me) and I encountered

People Don’t Buy Products or Services

That’s right! People don’t buy products or services. They buy a way to rid themselves of: a pain a problem

C. West Churchman

The Wisdom of C. West Churchman

A plan that emphasizes the parts may pay the cost of failing to consider the whole, and a plan that

Patagonia founder Chouinard

B Corps and Patagonia’s new ownership model

Client Advice MESSAGE FROM XXXXX XXXXXXX ON 09/15/2022 Hi Claude, Dropping in for some input. I was thinking of sending

Briarpatch, Hippie Entrepreneurs, and Open Books, Part 1

Not to long ago, I got a request from a member of the Briarpatch (the alternative business network I coordinate)

Cover The Briarpatch Book

Briarpatch, Hippie Entrepreneurs, and Open Books, Part 2

  Of Historical Note In the Briarpatch’s early years, our open books practice spread by word of mouth to counterculture

Mindfulness & Right Livelihood

Meaningful Work Food for Thought “We rush too much with nervous hands and worried minds. We are impatient for results.

Good Work and Your Work Portfolio

There are many ways to organize a work portfolio. Gleanings from planet Briarpatch have revealed a simple portfolio model based