Category Archives: social entrepreneurship

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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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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Digital knowledge for kindergarten teachers in rural India 

It was an amazing 2 days learning experience to all of us when the kindergarten teachers from the rural area in Kerala and Tamil Nadu (South India/ATTAPPADI) started the devices, learned how to handle it, how to write emails and … Continue reading

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Make it simply happen – Blood pressure testing in a tribal village

It was an amazing experience and an unexpected one – yesterday we could not run a health awareness program as planned, because the chief minister of Tamil Nadu had passed away the day before and it was not possible for … Continue reading

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