Join us in building a better society for all of us, and our children and grandchildren
There are many forward thinking individuals and groups in Scotland (the home of this group) and across the world. In our own ways we are striving to improve society and how we, individually and collectively, are valued. As we work disparately, our influence is limited. Can we all work together? Can we recognise and respect our differences and then build on the areas of agreement? By working together, can we create an informed alliance that has a significant positive impact on all our futures?
Our aim is to facilitate a learning society that is driven by knowledge and a respect for people. This vision is in contrast with the present, where some in positions of authority have excessive influence in determining the future, sometimes rather for their own benefit, at the expense of everyone else, and often in ignorance or disregard for the long-term effects of … [Read More...]
Four words are inscribed on the Scottish Mace: Wisdom, Compassion, Integrity and Justice. Wisdom is much more than just common sense. Wisdom has a rigour and a discipline. It is defined in the Chamber's dictionary as "the ability to make the right use of knowledge" and knowledge (c.f. McGregor, Deming etc) is built on … [Read More...]
The change we are striving for is not going to come from established "leadership." It is going to come from grass roots participation. Are you a forward thinker? Are you committed to the future of our societies? Do you subscribe to our ethos that we move forward on the basis of sound knowledge? And are you willing to contribute to the development of this … [Read More...]