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The Social Innovation Benefits to the Business Bottom Line

Joseph Agoada | Posted 10.01.2016 | Impact
Joseph Agoada

How can business value be derived from public sector innovation? One way is by meeting a need of an underserved population. Through exploring that need a business can create a valuable product or service and establish a more inclusive economy.

Why Has Mobile Health Technology Not Reached its Full Life Saving Potential in Africa?

Dr. John Baptist Niwagaba | Posted 09.03.2016 | Impact
Dr. John Baptist Niwagaba

Hack-a-thons, incubation spaces, design competitions and other initiatives have resulted in many innovations taking on problems in areas such as data management and disease surveillance. However, despite the many phones, apps, and other electronic medical devices available, the lingering question remains: why are these technologies not yet offering maximum impact to the patient, the doctor and the health system as a whole?

Your Guide to the Rapidly Changing Future of Work

Joseph Agoada | Posted 06.23.2016 | Impact
Joseph Agoada

If you are in the workforce today, how can you prepare for the impending future? Professional development and career changes no longer have to mean going back to school for an expensive post-graduate degree.

Cory Booker's Blizzard: A Prediction for Global Health Prosperity in 2011

Kate Otto | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Kate Otto

Newark Mayor Cory Booker's success in handling last week's blizzard fuels the optimism with which I predict global health prosperity in 2011.

Are You Resilient? If So, Encourage Psychological and Social Resilience Wherever You Can

Sanjay Khanna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sanjay Khanna

What kind of person would you need to become, what kind of community would you need to be a part of, and what kind of process would it take to be able to experience a twenty-first century of increasing unpredictability and loss?

Haiti Medical Teams Treat Injured Amidst Coordination Challenges

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Medical aid groups including Doctors Without Borders, Partners in Health and InSTEDD continue to be overwhelmed by earthquake victims in need of serio...