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23 November 2017

ON  NOVEMBER 28, after Thanksgiving weekend, our sixth Giving Tuesday will take place. This is…

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26 October 2017

There has been a dramatic shift in the collective mindset of the millennial generation. Since…

13 October 2017

MANY YEARS AGO, I went to a village and handed out tiny microloans to the…

28 September 2017

A few weeks ago the UN Development Program (UNDP) released one of the largest studies…

23 August 2017

It was in 1987 that after an altercation with a UN driver, I found myself running…

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16 December 2016

FinTech – shorthand for Financial technology –  is disrupting traditional banking services across the globe….

7 December 2016

When you’re sitting in the audience and someone steps up to the lectern to deliver…

My book

In my book The Social Entrepreneur’s Handbook, I lead you through the entire process of starting up and running a nonprofit, sharing personal success stories and advice on what not to do―valuable lessons I learned the hard way. The process, while risky, isn’t as difficult as you might think. Practically speaking, you need only two things: an idea and a plan. The former comes from you and you alone. This book supplies the latter.

The Social Entrepreneur’s Handbook

The Social Enterprise Podcast

The Social Enterprise Podcast

Social enterprise is a business that, rather than focused on making money, tries to address a social problem. In this monthly podcast, Rupert explores the challenges of starting, building, and running a social enterprise. He hears established social entrepreneurs share their insight and experience, and will find out how we can support startups at the beginning of their journey.

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