Launching Entrepreneurial Liberation: An Interview with Christopher Zobrist
On November 12, 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. Scroll down to watch my interview with Christopher where we discuss the course and the field of social entrepreneurship in general.
The full description of the course, including cost and application, is on the course page. We're hosting two info sessions for interested students on October 8 and October 29.
Sign up to stay in the loop about the info sessions.
0:58 The importance of listening to and cultivating your inner voice and deepest values
4:02 The right knowledge for entrepreneurs and innovators
5:35 What is contemplative practice and how meditation can help social entrepreneurs
10:46 Why Entrepreneurial Liberation trains many meditation practices
16:43 Rigorous application of the scientific method to social entrepreneurship
19:00 Entrepreneurship is a people game
20:58 Taking lean startup methodology too far
23:10 Effectual entrepreneurship: how expert entrepreneurs think
23:40 The School for the Future’s root value, and why innovation isn’t it
25:37 Effectuation makes entrepreneurial decision making simple
26:52 The innovation of combining meditation training with entrepreneurial mindset and techniques
30:00 How Entrepreneurial Liberation could influence where social entrepreneurship goes in the next 20 years
32:28 Making entrepreneurship a path for achieving self-liberation
33:20 Course logistics