Alexandria of New Story Charity
A preview of Human Capital Strategy with Alexandara of New Story Charity
January 05, 2018
Social Enterprise Challenge Amal Academy
Social Enterprise Community Challenge with Plus Acumen
We worked with Amal Academy, a social enterprise in Lahore, founded by an Acumen Fellow, Benje Williams. Amal is an education venture with a mission...
December 08, 2017
Prototyping and Human Centered Design by Ideo
The Developers of Human Centered Design share thoughts on Prototyping
Curated by designers based on their experience in the field, these exercises can be used to help you get unstuck and design more creative...
November 28, 2017
Woman holding out arms related to Mindfulness Meditation
Six mindfulness powers to rise in our troubled times. 
October 31, 2017
Kim Scott Shooting Her Masterclass on Radical Candor
Preview of Kim Scott
She praised her for how well the presentation had gone, but then she said, “You know, when you say ‘um’ every other word, you sound stupid.”
October 17, 2017
Woman giving a successful pitch
Daniel Pink’s replicable strategies for moving beyond the elevator pitch and pitching memorable ideas with charm and impact.
September 18, 2017
Women Pouring Fresh Water Into a Jug
Women Pouring Fresh Water into a Jug
With alarmingly low adoption rates, Evidence Action stopped scaling and focused on real behavior change.
September 05, 2017
Police Lining Up As Onlookers Gaze On
Police Line During Race Riot
I came across Brené Brown’s livestream on Facebook in the aftermath of the horrible events in Charlottesville. I found her perspective both...
August 21, 2017
Ladies at Hospital Speaking About Resource Stretching
At the Hospital Speaking About Resources
Scarcity doesn’t have to be an obstacle. Rice business professor Scott Sonenshein reveals key questions for leveraging the power of constraints to...
August 07, 2017
Steph Speirs speaking about fundraising
How to raise your first million a talk by Steph Speirs
Fundraising doesn’t have to be frightening. Here’s how Solstice CEO Steph Speirs raised her first $1 million for her social enterprise.
July 19, 2017
Practical micro-strategies to build more meaning and stay energized in your day-to-day
July 10, 2017
Angela Duckworth Grit
Angela Duckworth Grit
Angela Duckworth’s 3 strategies for building grit in yourself and others.
June 05, 2017 post
If you’re looking for a job at, read this. 
May 04, 2017
Hear directly from one of Fast Company’s 10 Most Innovative Nonprofit Organizations.
April 20, 2017
Adam grant on original ideas
Adam grant on original ideas
Tactics from social science that you can use to get people to listen to your ideas—especially when you are pitching particularly disruptive proposals...
April 18, 2017