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Visit at kanthari, a training center for changemakers

Trivandrum, South India – that’s where kanthari is located. A real beautiful place, a place full of intense life and people who have one thing in common:  being “kantharis”, changemakers in the world.  kanthari is an accredited international institute that … Continue reading

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Just wondering why we follow old processes instead of trying new pathways to combine business and social needs

Sometimes I just wonder how the world can look if we connect business and social in a more natural way, if we do not separate it into two different worlds, if we ask how to do business in a way … Continue reading

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Creating more health with less money is possible and a benefit for business and society

The idea to set up a health‐related education program for community and self‐help group workers in rural India was brought up by two participants in our last weekly leadership program  for international business managers. When they had visited several villages … Continue reading

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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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