Category Archives: empathy

When people ask how business can benefit from social activities – learnings  in India 

Often I’m asked: How was it in India? What did you experience? Is it safe? There must have been a lot of poverty?! Do you go back again? Working with a NGO as a business representative ?A lot of questions … Continue reading

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Silicon Indian Valley tour – Innovindia.  A training  on social entrepreneurship & innovative business models with impact

Just as a reminder: The next disruptive leadership experience is coming. Apply till 18 February at http://www.innovindia.org.  What is Innovindia? This training week in rural India will be a real challenge to you and to your way to think innovative … Continue reading

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Have you ever experienced outdoor washing in winter?

It’s really cold outside. In some parts of the small stream water is frozen. Some days it is even worse and water accessibility is becoming a huge problem. Water is always limited and the dwells often miles away. But then, … Continue reading

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A “close to earth” function in a tribal village in India

It is always amazing to learn about different cultures, how people behave and how they stay together and celebrate in special events. I had several times a chance to take part and to enjoy ceremonies and local functions during my … Continue reading

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A kindergarten teacher of rural India talks about digital access

Digital is simply key to education, health and wealth. After a first digital training with 15 kindergarten teacher from rural India we run an interview with one of the participants. Watch the video   Related content: In  South India, in … Continue reading

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