John Mackey: How to Become a Conscious Leader
Lewis Schiff interviews the co-founder of Whole Foods about 'conscious capitalism' and how businesses can serve all their shareholders: customers, employees, suppliers, investors, communities and the environment.
Capitalism John Mackey talks about the decline of economic freedom in the U.S. -- and why business people are more important than ever.
Purpose John Mackey explains why you shouldn't 'manage your brand' -- you should take care of your customers and create authentic value.
Experiment John Mackey talks about empowering Whole Foods employees to take initiative and the successful (and failed) experiments that have resulted.
Compensation John Mackey explains how a transparent compensation program can create solidarity, increase justice and help direct people's career choices.
Motivation Whole Foods motivates store employees with bonuses and thinks of suppliers as part of the team.
Success According to John Mackey, success starts with hiring the best employees, training them well and making sure they're happy.
Challenges John Mackey talks about the excitement of meeting young entrepreneurs interested in conscious capitalism and the difficulties of starting a company in today's world.
Q&A John Mackey answers questions on leadership, bartering, start-up location and the temptation to go public.