How Meditation Can Improve Your Social Entrepreneurship
Effective Campaign Design
The School for the Future's ongoing 6 week pilot course, Virtue and Value, is built to train you in both the entrepreneurship skills and the self-transformation skills to make you as effective as possible in getting your company off the ground. The course participants have already made significant progress on their ventures (more details on the results of the pilot when it ends in a few weeks).
Part of this progress has been due to the meditation practices we've been doing together. So I thought it appropriate to share the practices we've been doing, how they fit into building successful social ventures, and our current hypotheses about why they're helpful.
Entrepreneurial Liberation Week by Week
The School for the Future's first activism course will be Effective Campaign Design, facilitated by Roger Hallam, a veteran Wales- and London-based activist, Ph.D. student at King's College London studying the strategies of historical social change movements, and long-time social entrepreneur and organic farmer.
Launching Entrepreneurial Liberation: An Interview with Christopher Zobrist
In this discussion Christopher and I get into the details of his upcoming course Entrepreneurial Liberation. We give you a week by week breakdown of what you'll learn, what you'll be able to do you couldn't do before, and how both will improve your skills as a social entrepreneur.
Ownership and Governance Principles for the School for the Future
Soon The School for the Future will be launching its pilot course Entrepreneurial Liberation: How to Transform your Life and World taught by serial social entrepreneur, startup advisor, and entrepreneurship scholar Christopher Zobrist. Watch my interview with Christopher where we discuss the course and the field of social entrepreneurship in general.
Long Term Vision for The School for the Future
In this summary document I outline the current intention for the ownership and governance structures of the School. The school is meant to model the worlds it is built to give birth to: worlds in which it is an ever-increasing pleasure to live while contributing ever more value to others. Our goal is to choose an organizational structure that will best contribute to toward ever-increasing flourishing in the world. To achieve this the school has adopted the following principles for the governance and ownership of the school:
The School for the Future: Education for a More Beautiful World
I’ve written this short document to help instructors, students, partners, and extended community understand better the originating intention behind the School and where I would like it to go.
The School for the Future is a 21st century training ground for entrepreneurs and activists to learn the most sophisticated, high leverage tools for positive impact.