As this idea has progressed, it has fostered debate that shareholders, customers, vendors, employees and the community must all be winners in the business process. And, as the theory goes, everyone ends up better off, including the shareholder who was previously at the center of the economic model.
In this video, Darden School of Business Professor R. Edward Freeman hosts a conversation with John Mackey, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, on the purpose of business.
This is an especially important concept for Christian Business people as they struggle between the need to be profitable and the need to give all - as unto the Lord. However, as you live your Godly destiny through your business, you may discover that God has a desire to bless everyone who comes in contact with your business. Sort of the ultimate God centered scorecard. Just saying.