SOCAP15 Thursday Plenary Recap

Posted by on October 9th, 2015

“To have meaning in my life, I have to have meaning in my work.” Deval Patrick, Bain Capital More and more individuals are coming to realize they too must have meaning in their work in order to have meaning in their lives. New opportunities for impact at …

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SOCAP15 Wednesday Recap from ImpactAlpha

Posted by on October 9th, 2015

Our friends at ImpactAlpha have provided a great summary of the first day of full content at SOCAP15 including quotes and notable announcements in the field of impact investing. This article was originally posted at ImpactAlpha. Heard on the Waterfront: Some Takeaways from a Day at SOCAP …

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SOCAPtv: “Demystifying Accelerators” w/ Jenny Everett of ANDE

Posted by on October 8th, 2015

Jenny Everett is the Deputy Director of the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE). On Wednesday morning of SOCAP15, she discussed the Global Accelerator Learning Initiative and their goal to understand whether or not accelerator programs actually work. Presenting just up the road from Silicon Valley, a place …

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SOCAP15 Opening Plenary Recap

Posted by on October 8th, 2015

A Macro Look at Today’s Global Systems and the Social Capital Markets   At SOCAP15’s opening plenary we looked to some of the most venerable pioneers in the impact space for insights about the evolutionary process we are all going through. SOCAP Convener Kevin Jones welcomed the …

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What Do You Want to Achieve at SOCAP?

Posted by on October 8th, 2015

Three Questions to Ask Yourself Now By Paula Reinman Each year, SOCAP provides thousands of us with ideas, connections and conversations that help us define and practice our own unique brand of social impact.  Probably like many of you, I prep by thinking about what I’d like …

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