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A little more inspiration for the week…

I am feeling gung ho this week….got to make things happen….

 

By: strickingtruths.com

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Let’s Save Africa

This video is a must watch!

I have been fortunate to travel and work in Africa. Most of my work has been on community development type projects for the private sector. This video looks at stereotypes of aid in Africa, and how silly they can be.

Synopsis: When top charities need an African child for ads they call Michael – he’s the best.

Take a look:

 Agency:  iKind Productions

This video and 9 others can be found on the TED Blog:  Ads Worth Spreading: 10 great ads from 2014 that communicate ideas

Tips for Entrepreneurs…

I am in the midst of developing a prototype for a social enterprise I hope to launch in the spring. I am in the very beginning stages, but so very excited, and scared, and nervous, and then again excited. I hope to reveal more details as we firm up our ideas and processes. In the meantime I am always on the look out for tips and stories that provide me with a bit of insight.

I found this article and thought it may be useful for other budding entrepreneurs:  In An Era of Opportunity, Five Tips For Modern Entrepreneurs