Good Is the New Cool: Purpose, Meaning and Tikkun Olam

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Good Is the New Cool: Purpose, Meaning and Tikkun Olam
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After a life-changing moment, experiencing the devastating effects of the South Asian tsunami in his native Sri Lanka, Afdhel Aziz embarked on a journey to explore inspiring work. Now he is on a mission to solve one of the biggest problems we face in the twenty-first century: how to find purpose and meaning in the work we do, and unlock the power of business to do good in the world.

Join him in conversation with AJU’s Rabbi Sherre Hirsch, as they discuss Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) by finding purpose and meaning in all that we do. 

To purchase Afdhel Aziz's books, please click on the titles below:

Good Is The New Cool: Market Like You Give A Damn 

Good Is The New Cool: The Principles Of Purpose

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Afdhel Aziz is a writer, speaker, consultant and one of the most respected voices in the global movement of business as a force for good. He is the Co-Founder and Chief Purpose Officer of Conspiracy of Love, a global brand purpose consultancy with Fortune 500 clients like Adidas, Oreo, Red Bull, Microsoft and more. He is also a Forbes contributor and international keynote speaker who has been featured at the Cannes Lions, SXSW, TEDx, Advertising Week, and Conscious Capitalism.

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Rabbi Sherre Hirsch is the Chief Innovation Officer at American Jewish University. She made headlines as the first female rabbi at Sinai Temple, the largest Conservative congregation on the west coast. She served as Senior Rabbinic Scholar at Hillel International, where she created and developed Hillelwell, an initiative for Hillels worldwide to become the recognized address for preventative mental health. A thought leader and author on spirituality and religion, Rabbi Hirsch has appeared on the Today Show, ABC News, Extra, and PBS, among other outlets, and has been a contributor to, Oprah Magazine, the Jewish Journal, the Hollywood Journal, and more.

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