The aim of this blog is to collect stories from inspiring characters around the globe. The blog is to be seen as a source of inspiration gathered by our personal experience with the target to spread the idea of purpose-driven business.

IGNITE goes Brussels

Three IGNITERS and a cohort are on a mission to see Frank van Massenhove—aka Frank the Rebel.  We enter the huge Finance Tower in the middle of Brussels, …

IGNITE Meets Victorinox

Ever since the IGNITE Movement began, we’ve sought to meet and discuss with purposeful companies that put into practice the ideas that we discuss in our …

IGNITE goes Berlin

Where else to go but to Berlin when in search for inspiration? The IGNITE Team was flying there for the weekend in order to meet potential speakers for …

What is your purpose in life?

We are always faced with these types of questions: What do I want to do? What should I be doing? Do you know what you want to do with your life and what …

What Is Conscious Capitalism?

« Greed is Good, Greed is right, Greed works », those were the famous words of Gordon Gekko in the 1987 drama; Wall Street. The movie was great but the …

Impulse to inspire

I am always amazed by the incredible quantity of seminars, conferences and other events organized strictly by students at the University of St. Gallen. …

Appenzell's best kept secret 

What comes to your mind when you think about Appenzell?  Green mountains… Little wooden houses. … and public squares where people get together in order …

Hacking HR 2020

IGNITE had the privilege to be a part of the HR Hacking forum in Zürich, organised by the brilliant Nuria Rojo, a transformational consultant fully invested in the topics surround human centric leadership. #HackingHR is a global community of HR and business leaders, consultants, technologists and many others, passionate about the intersection of future of work, technology, people and organizations. We would like to share our take-aways from the event. We hope you enjoy reading. 

Truly Human Leadership 2020

 Bob Chapman recently visited the University of St. Gallen during his “Truly Human Leadership” tour, which marked a very special day for IGNITE. His work was one of the main inspirations to IGNITE’s foundation in 2015, and the student-led movement continues to strongly identify with his values. 

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