"You should care about profit if you want to end poverty. Impact investing allows us to be whole people...we can get beyond the division between money and meaning and pursue both simultaneously."
UNICEF Innovation, global product strategy and design firm frog, and technology leader ARM Holdings have partnered together to launch the Wearables for Good challenge. Accompanied by a Use Case Handbook created by UNICEF and frog, the challenge invites the global design, technology, business and social communities to identify and develop solutions for areas where wearable devices … Continue reading SOC-ENT Challenge: An opportunity for aspiring social entrepreneurs
The discussion about the difference between 'social' entrepreneurs and entrepreneur often comes up. The simplest explanation we have is that in business social entrepreneurs lead with their mission first. They understand this intuitively, but are often unable to articulate why the distinction is important. To be clear, the distinction is important - at least for now. The … Continue reading To create a powerful vision, ask why
The new generation of entrepreneurs has a strong attraction to social entrepreneurship. It’s a way to feel the resonating impact of doing something good for the world while turning a profit.
A new kind of economy is emerging with purpose at its heart.
There are any number of areas where emergence is occurring such as in nanotechnology, micromanufacturing, economics, politics...
“Live as if you were living already for the second time and as if you had acted the first time as wrongly as you are about to act now!” ~ Viktor Frankl http://www.brainpickings.org/…/viktor-frankl-mans-search-f…/