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The Environmental Capitalist by Carl Hall

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CHAPTER 14.

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For me, no one epitomizes the joy of work so much as Ingvar Kamprad, the founder of IKEA, the global flatpack furnishing company. Having started selling pencils from the back of a bicycle, he built his firm into a Euro 25 billion empire, with 150,000 employees. He is still working away happily at the tender age of 87. One of his mottos, and the one I love the most, is: “Most things are still undone. Wonderful future!” He built an empire, just for the sheer joy of doing it. I wrote this book for the future Ingvars out there.

There are four major points I wanted to make with this book.

The first is that the world is entering an age of ...

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