A crash course in changing the world.
I have to give Evoke credit for this one. I didn't think about finding someone to shadow before.
I've started following Eric Greitens on Facebook. He's a director of The Mission Continues, a nonprofit organization that challenges veterans to serve and lead across America.
Too often we focus on what we do not have, or what someone does not have to offer us, rather than the amazing gifts and abilities we and those around us possess. Eric's organization realizes that disabled…Continue
Posted on September 12, 2012 at 10:33pm
It's important to understand the framework. In engineering one must understand physical requirements and limitations. A product must be designed for its environment. Exporting this idea to social innovation, it is extremely important to understand the framework created by culture and the existing logistics and economic structure. Ethan Zuckerman points to a couple "rules" that point to this idea in his post "Innovating from constraint"…Continue
Posted on September 12, 2012 at 11:44am