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A few things as we prepare to launch YSB Haiti's first Social Business Accelerator

Over the past few months, I have been working hard to prepare for the launch of YSB Haiti’s first social business accelerator program. We opened our call for applications at the end of April and received almost 300 interested candidates. 300 more words

Haiti

Corps to Career: Promoting off-the-beaten-path travel through the Peace Corps network

Every Peace Corps Volunteer wants to create a project that outlives their service – but a project that also employs them after service is particularly rewarding. 647 more words

After Service

A “backstage” peek at how a music festival gets organized and financed

By Arthur Gautier, ESSEC PhD fellow, Executive Director of the ESSEC Chair of Philanthropy. With thanks to ESSEC Knowledge for their kind permission. 

The… 689 more words

The Academic Eye

Safe Storm

As I wrap up the writing of the second book, I begin to see a pattern. My greatest forms of progress came from massive leaps of faith into the unknown. 260 more words

Bali Fashion Dream

Why Entrepreneurs need to embrace empathy..?

Do you really care for your friends who are stuck with the math problem just a day before their exam and you want to help? Or care for your colleagues who are frustrated due to fast approaching deadlines and the work is not been completed yet and you want to support them? 616 more words

Empathy

Sanggar Anak Akar isn't Going down without a Concert

A FUNDRAISING CONCERT that afternoon was one attempt by Sanggar Anak Akar at reclaiming rights for those in need of a humanistic education. Their existing simple school building in Kalimalang is now occupied with a construction project of new flyover in town hoping to give more space to the ever growing traffic heading in and out of Jakarta. 432 more words

Entrepreneurship