Valueism: A Role for Values, by Nigel Cohen

Valueism: A Role for Values, by Nigel Cohen

Capitalism is under fire. Populist parties argue that capitalism should be neutered, and mainstream parties argue for more of the same. But there is a movement of new thinkers who have been developing another, progressive solution. A new, neutral term has been coined...
The Value(s) of Dialogue, by Jessica Ball

The Value(s) of Dialogue, by Jessica Ball

“A society is a link in relationships among people and institutions, so that we can live together. But it only works if we have a culture-which implies we share meaning; i.e. significance, purpose and values. Otherwise it falls apart. – David Bohm David Bohm was...
Values and Pooh, By Jackie Le Fevre

Values and Pooh, By Jackie Le Fevre

In Chapter Four of Winnie The Pooh, which is entitled “in which Eeyore loses a tail and Pooh finds one”, there’s a problem. Eeyore (who, for the uninitiated, is a donkey of dour disposition) plunges into sadness as he becomes aware that his tail is...
Send Us Your Values Stories!

Send Us Your Values Stories!

In the run-up to World Values Day 2017 on Thursday 19th October, we’re inviting people to share their personal stories about their values along with a photo. We’ll then pick some of these stories to share on social media on and before World Values Day! Important: If...
Closing the Values Gap, by Charles Fowler

Closing the Values Gap, by Charles Fowler

Organisations usually have no problem working out what values they should have. They spend a lot of time and effort planning, consulting, holding meetings, writing reports, maybe even conducting an internal survey. Then they put up these values chosen with such care...
Life is a Game of Cards, by Ed Mayo

Life is a Game of Cards, by Ed Mayo

Introducing values through a game on co-operation With World Values Day approaching, I am thinking about how to have the conversation with those I work with around the Values Challenge – how do we live up to what we hold most dear. Values are the compass guiding...