Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it

6 01 2013

This one is going on my reading list.

The Nature of Business

“Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it”: with this quote Giles Hutchins penetrates to the heart of the paradox he confronts in his book and shows that our apparent prosperity built on machine innovation conceals the deeper genius in nature that offers a richer future.

The Nature of business cover JJ amend.inddA book review for The Ecologist Magazine by Chris Nichols, Director of MSc, Ashridge Business School:

Hutchins takes up this theme, plotting a course that is both provocative and practical based on many years consulting to the world’s leading organisations.

Giles Hutchins has set out with a bold agenda. His intention is nothing less than to change the language of business. He has gone about it in a new way. There is a style and a rigour to this book that will make this an important contribution.

Giles Hutchins has written with a style, structure and format that will make it accessible to business readers. He…

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