August 2012 Archives
Friday, 24th August 2012
If Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has his way, he'll soon be on a non-stop flight to Ecuador. Let's assume that Assange is truthful when he says he wants to see all information freed, and that Ecuador diplomats are sincere when they say they are just big-hearted humanitarians who also love free speech. Upon arrival, Assange will probably want to…
Why Starting A Non-Profit To Create Social Change Is A Bad Idea
Combine their penchant for creating social change with their innate entrepreneurial inclinations, and it you might expect a wave of Gen Y-owned non-profits to launch in the next few years. That might still happen, but the latest research suggests that non-profits may not actually be the best way to drive social change.