Shifting Consumers Off Plastic – Ada Yip, Urban Spring | Entrepreneur For Good

As the world may be finally waking up to the challenge that plastic is presenting out environment, and for many, the plastic beverage bottle is one of the products that is front and center. In Hong Kong though, the people at Urban Spring think they have a solution that will help reduce the number of plastic bottles that the city is sending to landfill. Something that over the last two months ha…

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Food Entrepreneurship, and Bootstrapping, in Shanghai – Simon Vogel | Entrepreneurs For Good

Simon's Story is one about bootstrapping in China, failing fast, and (hopefully) learning faster About the Entrepreneurs For Good Series Through this series, we speak with Asia based entrepreneurs whose mission it is to bring solutions to the environmental, social, and economic challenges that are faced within the region to learn more about their vision, the opportunities they see,…

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Sustainable Luxury and Social Entrepreneurship – Nissa Marion | Entrepreneurs For Good

Quote About the Entrepreneurs For Good Series Through this series, we speak with Asia based entrepreneurs whose mission it is to bring solutions to the environmental, social, and economic challenges that are faced within the region to learn more about their vision, the opportunities they see, and challenges that they have had to overcome. It is a series that we hope will not o…

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Overcoming Fear and Excuses – Brian Tam | Entrepreneurs For Good

  ?   Quote About the Entrepreneurs For Good Series Through this series, we speak with Asia based entrepreneurs whose mission it is to bring solutions to the environmental, social, and economic challenges that are faced within the region to learn more about their vision, the opportunities they see, and challenges that they have had to overcome. It is a series that we…

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The Power of Story to Change Minds – Steve Jiang | Entrepreneurs For Good

For me, Steven Jiang, is the absolute embodiment of what it means to be an entrepreneur for Good, and he is not really an entrepreneur. There is no business model for his work. He is not trying to sell a product. BUT.. he is absolutely doing what Entrepreneurs do. He is picking up the tools that he has to fix a problem that he sees, and WOW is he inspirational. Honestly, more than perhaps…

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Changing Consumer Mindsets and Persistence – Christina Dean | Entrepreneurs For Good

Quote About the Entrepreneurs For Good Series Through this series, we speak with Asia based entrepreneurs whose mission it is to bring solutions to the environmental, social, and economic challenges that are faced within the region to learn more about their vision, the opportunities they see, and challenges that they have had to overcome. It is a series that we hope will not onl…

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Impact Investment and Inspiring Entrepreneurs – Scott Lawson | Entrepreneurs For Good

"Only do this if you cannot do anything else. If there is a burning issue or problem in your mind that keeps you awake at night that you have to address, then by all means do that. But understand that this is extremely challenging, risky, time consuming work and it can often be a lonely journey as well." - Scott Lawson, SOW ASIA ? Investing better, for impact, has for better or worse become an i…

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Wellness, Self Awareness, and Delusional Entrepreneurs | Amena Schlaikjer

"A master is someone who's established a process or a way of operating and its connected to some level of deeper meaning in their life and they want to put something out there in the world." - Amena Lee Schlaikjer As entrepreneurs, we often like to believe that our ideas, and of them, are the ideas. In the space that I operate in, that typically means that our ideas are ones that have the po…

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Inner Motivations and Impact Investing in Asia – Annie Chen | Entrepreneurs For Good

“If enough people actually engage in thinking about how, through conscious and intentional placement of their capital, they can invest in the future that they create… it's only when more people do it that we have a chance of transforming the system.” – Annie Chen, RS Group As entrepreneurs and leaders, from the young professional to the chief executive, we pursue our projects with our unique…

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Bringing a Business Mindset to the Non-Profit Sector – Tom Stader | Entrepreneurs For Good

"For [my team], it's literacy, its programs, its libraries. It’s that, our first school in Cambodia that we donated a library to – that school, six months after we donated the library, won the best reading competition in the region. That's what gets them up in the morning. What gets me up in the morning is giving them the space to build the best organization that they can." – Tom Stader, The Li…

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