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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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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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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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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Smart Means Nothing: What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur – Grant Horsfield | Entrepreneurs for Good

So many of us entrepreneurs think success depends on one critical factor in China: guanxi (relationship). The concept that “it’s not what you know, but who you know, that matters” is an international catchphrase, happily tossed around by business-minded go-getters with confidence that they do, in fact, know the “right people”. But the reality – no matter where you are in the world, but especi…

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