Category Archives: Social Entrepreneurship

“The task now is to discover how far they can take us.”

We were sitting across the table at a cafe, talking about our current projects, when she asked me one of those easy-to-ask, hard-to-answer questions: “What’s your mission?” I talked about making work more effective and fulfilling at my firm and … Continue reading

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What to do in the face of “We tried that and it didn’t work.”

Maybe your original idea wasn’t so great. Or maybe it was. Often, the failure isn’t a fault with the idea, but with the incentives and feedback mechanisms you implemented. Maybe you should try again. The story of “Charity Flights” A … Continue reading

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