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Hult Global Case Challenge

So You Won a Business Case Challenge? Implement It

Neil Parmar | Posted 10.10.2012 | Small Business
Neil Parmar

Sometimes the hardest part of winning a major business case contest happens after the best idea has been selected, a victor announced and the prize money delivered.

5 College Students Work To Bring Solar Power To 1 Million Homes In Africa

Neil Parmar | Posted 07.07.2012 | Impact
Neil Parmar

"How will you change the world?" That was the question posed at the launch of the third annual Hult Global Case Challenge, which tackles global pover...

Looking To Students To Break The Global Poverty Cycle

Dave McMurty | Posted 07.02.2012 | Impact
Dave McMurty

Worldwide, 1.6 billion people live in substandard housing and 100 million are homeless. In the United States alone, 95 million people have housing pro...

Hult Global Case Challenge Brings New Ideas, Solutions to the Struggle Against Poverty

Jonathan Reckford | Posted 07.02.2012 | College
Jonathan Reckford

This year, the challenge presented to students focused on alleviating global poverty, and students were to develop solutions along three tracks: affordable education, affordable energy and affordable housing.

Fighting Poverty Through a More Inclusive Economy

Mara Slade | Posted 06.23.2012 | Impact
Mara Slade

Our solution is to move Habitat for Humanity to a manufacturer of modular homes that streamlines the building process through employed labor, bringing economic development and jobs to those at the base of the economic pyramid.

One Laptop Per Child

Ketaki Desai | Posted 09.06.2012 | Impact
Ketaki Desai

"You don't have to change the world by yourself," is our advice to anyone interested in championing for a social cause, as a takeaway from our experience with the Hult Global Case Challenge.

The NEST Project

Alexandre Lemille | Posted 06.11.2012 | Impact
Alexandre Lemille

The lack of access to decent houses impacts more than 1.6 billion people -- holding each other hand-in-hand, it represents the equivalent to the circumference of 60 Earth-sized planets -- is not even a UN Millennium goal!

Want to Fight Poverty? Give Someone a Stage

Keith Weissglass | Posted 06.11.2012 | Impact
Keith Weissglass

Ask a young person today, "How can you make the world a better place?" Few will reply, "Go to business school!"

One Step That Can Solve A Critical Health Problem In Africa

Richard Turner | Posted 06.09.2012 | Impact
Richard Turner

At the end of February I attended the Regional Finals of the Hult Global Case Challenge in Boston as a judge for the nonprofit SolarAid. It was an ext...

From "Too Big to Solve" to "Too Big to Fail"

Ahmad Ashkar | Posted 05.01.2012 | Impact
Ahmad Ashkar

How can we solve the world's toughest social challenges without the sincere belief that a wide-scale solution exists? An annual $1M Poverty Challenge, with the goal of identifying and launching the most compelling student-generated solutions to the crippling issues faced by billions in need.