Fabled Frog Soap Bar
February 18, 2013, No comments

“After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” – Philip Pullman Therefore, as a new initiative in 2013, we bring to you our […]

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The Developing World Affordable Housing Myth

March 23, 2012, 2 Comments

By this time tomorrow, based on UN statistics, there will be another 97,068 base of the pyramid housing units needed somewhere on the planet and the p ...


An Evolved Take on Psychology, Brands and Poverty

January 22, 2012, No comments

reticular activation system. It is a mouthful, I know, but you can boil it down to the much simpler R.A.S. for the purpose of an easier conversation. ...


There’s No Such Thing as Too Poor To Earn

January 12, 2012, 1 Comment

The Stanford Social Innovation Review states that there are 1.4 billion households around the world that live on less than $1.25 a day due to their in ...

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    The Defining Role of Business in Ending Poverty
    January 10, 2012, 1 Comment

    Elizabeth Warren has pushed back, arguing that nobody made it in America without the support of the country and its institutions. Both arguments are partially correct, but radically immaterial when [...]

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    Overcoming Hurdles, Exposing Talent
    June 30, 2011, 1 Comment

      Handicrafts can decorate your home with their beauty, they can add a touch of glamor to your outfit with their ornate detailing, they can inspire trends with their natural [...]

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    March 14, 2011, 2 Comments

      As I sail at 30,000 feet on my Luftansa flight from Frankfurt to Bangkok I glance around at my fellow passengers. Germans are notorious for their sex tourism in [...]

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    SEVEN-Sponsored Competitions and Projects
    September 22, 2010, 1 Comment

    our third annual request for proposals, a business plan competition focused on creating prosperity in the Philippines. Our competitions each have a unique theme related to Enterprise Solutions to Poverty, [...]