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Mike Rowlands

Principal, Junxion Strategy

An accomplished entrepreneur, consultant and leader, Mike Rowland crafts distinctive strategies and supports visionary entrepreneurs and leaders.
Mike helps organizations around the world develop TrustBrands™— inspiring, meaningful, and values-driven engagement strategies that distinguish organizations as market leaders.

Mike has worked with 1% for the Planet, Sentebale (Prince Harry’s charity), the Australian Trade Commission, and many start-up ventures and not-for-profit organizations. He’s an ambassador of the Social Venture Network and an executive producer of the celebrated annual Social Venture Institute.
He’s also an advisor to the Faculty of Management at Royal Roads University, and a member of the Leaders Circle at the UBC's Innovation Hub, a social venture accelerator program.

Mike is sought after as a presenter and keynote speaker on strategy, entrepreneurship, sector collaborations, and communications.
Purpose: Putting Meaning To

Purpose: Putting Meaning To Work

There is a vast gulf growing between younger generations, who want genuine purpose in their work, and older generations (their bosses), who are more likely to define purpose as profitability. This sen...
07/29/2016 10:29 EDT
What If It Businesses Were Profitable And Socially Andy Ryan via Getty Images

What If It Businesses Were Profitable <i>And</i> Socially Responsible?

"Not Business As Usual" contemplates a new era in business -- one that realizes business as usual has pushed the limits of our planet's capacity, while concentrating financial wealth in the hands of a too-small minority. The film celebrates ventures and entrepreneurs that refuse to sacrifice social good on the altar of shareholder returns. For them, healthy enterprises embody a significant shift in the underpinnings of business that is "bringing humanity back."
03/05/2014 06:25 EST