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K24TV – Business Watch: Social Entrepreneurship | January 10, 2013

On todays edition of Business Watch, K24's Zawadi Mudibo focuses on social entrepreneurship. …

Porvir – Curso forma empreendedores sociais no Quênia | February 19, 2013

Universidades americanas, inglesas e europeias, muitas vezes, são a primeira opção no radar de estudantes do mundo inteiro, que desejam continuar s…

Fast Company – You Don’t Need A Lot Of Degrees To Get A Job Saving The World | February 20, 2013

You Don't Need A Lot Of Degrees To Get A Job Saving The World There’s a talent development gap in the social sector. Kids are coming out of colleg…

PICNIC – Social Entrepreneurship, Innovation and the Amani Institute | April 2013

PICNIC is increasing its focus on social innovation. Recently, we met up with Roshan Paul, co-founder of the Amani Institute, based in Nairobi, Kenya…

Sustainable Brands – New Education Models Needed for Training Tomorrow’s Socially Conscious Leaders | April 16, 2013

As a young professional, I find myself asking some crucial questions every day: How do I develop the leadership qualities to succeed in our modern soc…

African Management Initiative – Storytelling as a Leadership Skill | May 2, 2013

Ever since the Barack Obama 2008 Presidential Campaign used storytelling to such great effect, storytelling in professional settings has been on an up…

CSRwire – Sustainable Education: How to Train Students for 21st Century Careers of Impact | May 10, 2013

When you ask the average person about higher education, the need for a new approach resonates with their intuition and personal experiences. Why? Seve…

The Mantle – A Response to Buffett and Exley | August 21, 2013

Mr. Peter Buffett, Mr. Zack Exley Thank you. Thank you for bringing charitable-industrial complexes and unglamorous truths about endin…

Stanford Social Innovation Review – Working with the Undercurrents | September 4, 2013

In 1993, when president of the National University of Bogotá Antanas Mockus was confronted with a protesting crowd of students who wouldn’t let him…

Business Daily – How Social Enterprises Are Overcoming Hurdles and Redefining Development | September 11, 2013

IN SUMMARY Social enterprises take the best of entrepreneurial skills, like problem-solving, risk-taking and innovation, and apply them to solvin…