Category: Deeper study and knowledge

The Rise of Conscious Capitalism

I’ve met many leaders and founders of companies. The leader of a company sets the tone for social impact. The companies which care the most are the ones driven to make a difference. The companies created by selfish leaders eventually wilt or get sold….

Houston

I spent this past week at MD Anderson (MDA) with a close relative of mine. I was overwhelmed by the hospitality, professionalism, and organization of this great hospital. The journey ahead won’t be easy, but I feel confident that this is the best place…

When the Market is Our Only Language

Great interview with Anand Giridharadas about his new book Winners Take All. How do we elevate conscious capitalism in an age of endless self-interest?

Popular Certs in Tech Industry

I get asked a lot about tech careers. An industry focus remains essential while acquiring tech skills. You don’t want to become good at something you don’t enjoy, so make sure that your skills contribute to an industry which excites you. Blog about it….

2/28 Workshop for CSR, Social Impact, and CS/CX professionals

Meet changemakers in this exciting SF workshop. Touchpoint mapping allows your org to visualize and improve experiences of sponsors, partners, recipients, and employees. Codesign for Social Impact When: Thu. Feb. 28 6:00-8:30 pm Where: WeWork, 1161 Mission, San Francisco, CA 94103 Who: Service Designers, CX/CS…

Almost 25% of King County born outside US

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Building the Right Network

Good article here about segmenting your network based on the experiences of a hyper-focused entrepreneur. Link Isa Watson runs an interesting startup which helps connect communities. I’m looking into it. There are tons of networking platforms out there such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Meetup….