Hartmut Rosa

„Resonance has this Structure that Touches, Catches and Affects People.” – Interview with Sociologist Hartmut Rosa

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During the conversation with the German sociologist Hartmut Rosa there was especially one term that came up quite often: Resonance. If acceleration is the challenge, than resonance might be the solution. Resonance means more to Rosa than usual; he reinvents the term. Against the background of acceleration in society Rosa deals with one of the great philosophical topics: The loss of meaning as a problem of modernity. “The major tales disappeared that are explaining us why we are here in this world.

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Wishing you and your beloved ones a wonderful holiday season and a great start into 2016

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Age of Artists flourishes steadily since we embarked on our journey to learn from creative disciplines for better outcomes in business and society exactly two years ago. When we started we didn’t even have a name for it. What was a hypothesis then has turned into a valid statement. Many of you care about our insights as we care for your thoughts and ideas about the future of business and society. We all realize simply quicker, higher or more is just not enough anymore.

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Giovanni di Paolo The Creation and the Expulsion from the Paradise 1445

The Purpose-Built and Value-Based Organization

Dirk Dobiéy Business, Insights, Organization 0 Comments

Looking at business and society today many ask what the score for modern organizations should look like? At Age of Artists we suggest five objectives for modern organizations that are the foundation for what we call the purpose-built and value-based organization:

  • Innovation – an organization needs to constantly innovate
  • Experience – an organization needs to target a seamless and delightful experience for all stakeholders
  • Social responsibility – an organization must contribute to a healthy society – locally and globally
  • Sustainability – an organization must attempt to secure for further generations, not destroy
  • Bottom Line – an organization must be able to sustain itself and its people

For businesses, it is obvious they must keep a sharp focus on their bottom line, as simply without that, they will not continue to exist, whereas art can exist theoretically without it.

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