Yancey Strickler is a writer and entrepreneur.
He’s the founder of The Bento Society, the cofounder of Kickstarter, the cofounder of the artist resource The Creative Independent, and the author of This Could Be Our Future: A Manifesto for a More Generous World.
The Bento Society is a global community exploring the frontiers of value and self-interest. Based on the philosophy of Bentoism, it hosts weekly events, intimate group experiences, and supports projects aligned with its mission.
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A collaborative experiment in combining the Bento and Doughnut Economics
And the Future Us Grant
Changing our relationship to time
“Hope for me feels like the opposite of admitting that you have to do it. ‘I hope someone else will fix it.’ That’s a disaster. Hope dies and action begins.” — Extinction Rebellion cofounder Clare Farrell
“It makes me uneasy when I think about how much corporations are measuring about human interactions today and not making considered decisions about what gets measured. Deciding what gets measured is a political and ethical choice." — Jeff Hammerbacher
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