March on Washington
February 14, 2013, 1 Comment

As a teenager, I was obsessed with the 60s. It started with the music—first classic rock like the Beatles and Rolling Stones, but I quickly moved on to the protest […]


What’s in a Name?

January 4, 2013, No comments

Proper language use is a particularly important issue to me, especially language used in the social sector. I feel like there are too many terms throw ...


Solutions, Not Asset Classes

November 2, 2012, No comments

Or: Reflections on SOCAP 2012 This month, I attended SOCAP 2012, along with 1,600 others interested in all things money and all things change. S ...

UnSectored: An Experiment in Collaborative Change

October 15, 2012, No comments

A year ago, UnSectored launched as an experiment in thinking about social change. A few friends and I came together to say that we are too divided in ...

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    How are we wrong?
    August 24, 2012, 1 Comment

    Last month, I had the pleasure of attending the Awesome Foundation’s inaugural Awesome Summit. For those of you who do not know the Awesome Foundation, it’s a wonderful and successful [...]

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    Don’t Drink the Kool-Aid
    July 30, 2012, No comments

    I am in grave risk of stepping directly into readers’ fury by writing this post for a site that “is the leading source for news and information about social entrepreneurship,” [...]

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    Leadership is Over
    June 20, 2012, No comments

    I have been thinking a lot about leadership lately. I am working to grow UnSectored–a platform for those that believe social change is the responsibility of all sectors–and I’m beginning [...]