1. From the time of the Industrial Revolution up to the middle of the 20th Century companies adopted a take, make and waste approach to the carrying-on of business. Waste was freely discharged into rivers and dumped into landfills.

  2. The Marshmallow Test: Version 2.0

    In his book Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman (1986) refers to the famous experiments on self control and delayed gratification conducted by Walter Mischel and his colleagues at Stanford University with four year olds.