AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Whole Foods Market is proud to announce the release of Co-founder and CEO John Mackey’s newest book, “Conscious Leadership: Elevating Humanity Through Business” (Portfolio/Penguin Random House; $27). The debut coincides with the 40th anniversary of the first Whole Foods Market store opening.
This latest work is a follow-up to Mackey’s 2013 bestseller, “Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business,” which was widely embraced in the business community. The nonprofit of the same name now has 25,000 members across the U.S.
In this new book, Mackey and co-authors Steve McIntosh and Carter Phipps contend that if we want businesses to operate in a more conscious manner, we need more conscious leaders — something Mackey has been practicing for more than 40 years.
In “Conscious Leadership,” Mackey shares the evolution of his own leadership journey and provides a roadmap for innovative, values-driven leadership. He