What Started it All
My Generosity Experiment
Monthly Archives: January 2011
I’m a big fan of StoryCorps, and I found this love story very moving (thanks Katya). Really, what more to life is there than love? Enjoy.
They’re not, actually.* For most days when no one is paying attention they’re usually right. The thing is, we only pay attention when the stakes are high (“BIG STORM COMING!!” or when we’re planning for a vacation) and then when … Continue reading
I’ve now spent four years in the impact investing space, and nearly three years as a blogger on philanthropy, generosity and social change. The landscape looks radically different than it did just a few years ago. On the upside, JP … Continue reading
I’ve heard from a few readers that yesterday’s post – Which Conversation – was a little opaque. So here’s take 2: There are two models of how you build yourself up professionally, how you grow your visibility and responsibility. The … Continue reading
I’m looking for a stellar self-starter who makes things happen to join my team. Success means that a year from now, Acumen Fund will have a higher profile, deeper relationships, a stronger and more engaged community, and significantly more funds … Continue reading