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Perspectives from our Fellows: One Salon and why Nairobi is One of the Best Places to Build Your Network and Skills.

One SalonThis is a guest blog post written by our Alumni Jon O'Sullivan I believe that to change the world, you must first change yourself. It’…

GOOD GRADES WON’T PUT CHEESE BURGER ON THE TABLE

This is a guest blog post written by our Alumni Kofi Yeboah who is heavily involved in the start-up scene in Ghana and works at Clean Team Ghana_____…

Strawberry Yogurt and Innovation: In Conversation with Andy McBride

This is a post written by our current Fellow Mriganka Lulla who is working in the same organization for her apprenticeship as Andy did while studyi…

Why Doing Amani Institute Before Your MBA Is a Good Idea

As we are measuring our impact and following the stories of our alumni, we learn more and more about how what we offer makes a difference. Here is an …

Amani Institute Alumni Stories: Video Voices

What are Amani Institute alumni up to? In this series we are looking at different projects our alumni are pursuing to show the diversity of what Socia…

Amani Institute Alumni Stories: Pop-Up Nairobi

This is a guest-post by Nicole McMahon, alumni of our first one-month course in Social Entrepreneurship in Nairobi 2013. We were honored to see her id…

Navigating my Career Shift: How Jessica Chaplin Shifted to the Social Sector after Graduating from Amani Institute

What does it take to build a career of meaning and impact? Read the story Jessica, a Social Innovation Management fellow, took after leaving Nairobi t…

The Power of Having the Right People Around You

  This post was written by Siegfried Rossmuller, from Austria, an alumni of our Certificate in Social Innovation Management program in 2012. …

“Abled” and “Dis-abled”

This blog post was written by Aditi Agrawal, a participant in our 2014 class of the Certificate in Social Innovation Management. Here, she shares refl…

Take a Sit on the Wild Side

This blog post was written by Andrew McBride, a participant in the 2014 class of the Certificate in Social Innovation Management. Here, he shares refl…