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Sep 30, 2014

Tech Meets Humanity at the ‘Techmanity’ Conference in Silicon Valley

This isn't your dad's tech conference. Sure, there will be plenty of networking and sessions on everything tech, from semiconductors to software, but there's also a strong emphasis on people-driven design, human-focused engineering and social entrepr...

Sep 18, 2014

Ateneo calls for entries for ‘Social Entrepreneurship Venture Day Manila 2014’

The Ateneo de Manila University is inviting all social entrepreneurs to join the “Social Entrepreneurship Venture Day Manila 2014,” a social business plan competition that addresses specific social problems and can generate defined social impacts...

Sep 25, 2014

AIB enters seven-year innovation partnership with UCD

AIB is to invest in a seven-year innovation partnership with UCD. The bank says the partnership aims to help initiatives that could increase Ireland's social and economic well-being. "It's very clear that technology and innovation is changing society...

Sep 21, 2014

Entrepreneurship Datebook

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Social Good Summit Miami will examine the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives locally. The conference is Monday and Tuesday at the Innovation Center at UM Life Science and Technology Park...

Sep 20, 2014

Women in Business: Q&A with Venus Hurst, Founder of Doll Face Brand

Venus Hurst is no stranger to entrepreneurship. In 2001, she created Venus Staffing, an agency specializing in promotional and event model staffing. More recently, Hurst has focused on her latest endeavor: Doll Face Brand , a cosmetic line consisting...

Sep 26, 2014

Third Global Forum on Business as an Agent for World Benefit

In the midst of all the chaos and conflicts that dominates the media and may cloud our vision of a better world, there is something remarkable happening. There is a powerful global movement gaining momentum that has the potential to ignite hope. Cont... #Finland #Peter Drucker #MIT Sloan School of Management

Sep 17, 2014

United We Stand: A Message for Today's Female Entrepreneur

"People are communicating more, but not a lot of people are connecting." -- Lisa Marie Platske "Culture makes people understand each other better. And if they understand each other better in their soul, it is easier to overcome the economic and polit... #Finland #Peter Drucker #MIT Sloan School of Management

Sep 17, 2014

Detroit techno saved Berliners from boredom. Now it's time we take a few lessons from Berlin.

In Berlin , the coolest city in Europe if not the world, you don't want to appear too cool. You risk standing out among the truly hip, the people who led the way out of postwar geographic isolation and into a brave new world of outlaw entrepreneurshi... #Finland #Peter Drucker #MIT Sloan School of Management

Sep 09, 2014

Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen Argues For Bringing A Data-Driven Mindset To Philanthropy

Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen, who founded and runs a foundation that advises and educates people on philanthropy, took the stage to say that this generation has a unique opportunity and approach to philanthropy given its entrepreneurial mindset. “There... #Finland #Peter Drucker #MIT Sloan School of Management

Sep 18, 2014

Why Peter Thiel Thinks Social Entrepreneurship Is Broken

And how to fix it. This is an interview with Peter Thiel, an outspoken entrepreneur who and cofounder of PayPal and Palantir, an early investor in Facebook, venture capitalist, and hedge fund manager. His book Zero To One was released this week. Read... #Peter Thiel #PayPal #Facebook