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What Role Do Religious Institutions Play in Education?

September 29, 2017

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Sabith Khan PhD and Shariq Siddiqui PhD, JD discuss religious schools and the role they play in the US.   […]

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Entrepreneurship: About the Power in Just Not Being and Acting As If – by Björn Bjerke

June 21, 2013

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Our society is a changing society. We can notice this everywhere. But to say that we live in ‘a society of change’ is not enough. Today’s changes more often than before lead to challenges containing genuine uncertainties – uncertainties which cannot be reduced by careful and more detailed planning. Our changes have changed, so to say. This also means that we can no longer sit and wait for what the future might bring, but are forced to create the future – starting today.

There are those who claim that the society of today is a knowledge society. I agree. But what does this mean – really? It means, above all, that the most strategic resource today for starting up a new activity is no longer money, but something else.

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Emerging Voices: Zachary D. Kaufman on Social Entrepreneurship

December 6, 2012

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Pictures of killed people donated by survivors are installed on a wall inside the Gisozi memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, which depicts the country's 1994 genocide, April 5, 2004 (Radu Sigheti/Courtesy Reuters).

Pictures of killed people donated by survivors are installed on a wall inside the Gisozi memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, which depicts the country’s 1994 genocide, April 5, 2004 (Radu Sigheti/Courtesy Reuters).

In this article, originally published on 30th November by The Council on Foreign Relations on their blog, the Development Channel, Zachary D. Kaufman discusses his new book ‘Social Entrepreneurship in the Age of Atrocities: Changing Our World‘, and highlights three lessons for social entrepreneurs.

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