The Spectrum of Sacrifice: Managing Tradeoffs in Social Entrepreneurship

I just returned from the Acumen Fund Global Fellows mid-year meeting in Nairobi, Kenya.  The mid-year is one of the most critical parts of the Fellowship.  It is the time when the Fellows get the opportunity to reconnect, share experiences both personal and professional, and think about what they have learned related to our work … More The Spectrum of Sacrifice: Managing Tradeoffs in Social Entrepreneurship

Redefining Elite

I recently read a blog on the new elite by my friend and mentor, Seth Godin. I found it thought provoking for a couple reasons. 1. First he completely redefines what it means to be elite. He defines elite as “those people who are actively engaged in new ideas, actively seeking out change, actively engaging. … More Redefining Elite