This post discussed how a machine learning algorithm can be applied to predict student earnings post-graduation.
Social enterprise or clever business? Perhaps both! Mobile innovation has left many behind, but for nFrnds this has not gone unnoticed!
RUMA builds apps and gives smart phones to the rural population in Indonesia to give financial empowerment.
As climate change and resulting droughts threaten the world’s water supply, can we afford to keep flushing our problems away? Nonprofit RTI International has developed an incinerator toilet—entirely self-sustaining in energy efficiency—that will revolutionize water use in human waste disposal. http://abettertoilet.org/
Terra Nova and its shareholders are an example that impact investing has the potential to play an important role in the solution of our social and environmental issues in a large scale.
How a Chilean startup is eliminating the “40 % poverty tax” on food
Business Model The 40K group is an Australian social enterprise that operates two separate entities, PLUS and Globe. 40K PLUS PLUS runs after school english literacy programs in rural India. The challenge they are trying to overcome is: how do you provide […]
Designed in Amsterdam and handmade in India OmyBag is not your ordinary bag. This eco-friendly bag brand with a social mission, has successfully expanded its sales to 21 different countries across 121 different cities since its inception in 2010. The company's operating model has successfully supported growth during the first five years of the business' existence, but is it the right model to support continued sustainable development of the business going forward?
How a for-profit social enterprise has managed to provide 118,000 of East Africa's poorest kids an affordable, high-quality education.
Tomato Jos: Empowering Nigerian Farmers and Producing Food Products Locally