"That's been my experience too: see with a common vision to a mutually appealing destination, document at significant stages, emotionally connect and year for success, encourage one another, learn and collaborate together to see if the pilot…"
"Caroline and Maggie. I'm willing to help when I have spare time. There are lots of business-people who don't have time to follow these conversations, but are already working as social intrapreneurs in developing countries. I know of…"
"Although a partnership may appear 'impossible' due to the institutional differences, it is possible. Tip: appeal to the emotions of a senior executive. I did this with PZ Cussons and now they are marketing one of their soaps in Nigeria…"
"Gib, I like the approach of leveraging that you refer to. It's not new, but is still easily overlooked. We prefer to get change with our own 'strength'. There's a book based on the principles of aikido (related to judo) that…"
"Caroline Guyot made a good point earlier about achieving greater scale faster by partnering with corporate intrapreneurs. Is there a publicly listed network of corporate intrapreneurs that one can look at to find likely partners? I spent the last…"
"Could this monthly hangout be in audio-only format in the future? If so, it would be easier for those that do not have good Internet connections to join. The video is not that scintillating to watch. Thanks, Julian Peach"
The Safeworld International Foundation (Safe World for Women) is a women-led not-for-profits organisation working with grassroots groups to promote the rights of women and children.We believe that women’s empowerment and sustainable development are key to tackling the root causes of poverty and oppression, and will bring about positive social and economic change at a global level.See More
I am a social entrepreneur, I work for a business organisation
About my work:
Helping poor rural people to get richer.
Topics on my radar:
Agriculture, Base of the Pyramid, Enterprise Development, Environment, Finance and Investment, Health, Inclusive Business Models, Measuring Impact, Partnerships, Technology, Water, Women and Business, Youth Enterprise, Other