All entrepreneurship is, at its essence, creating something new. Entrepreneurship is making something that hasn’t been there before but is nevertheless perceived as needed. It quenches a demand. But here's what's different about social entrepreneurship.Read More
The reality of millennials in the real world looks a little different than we see on the front page of Business Insider or Forbes.Read More
I grew up in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where only 46% of students graduate high school. This is the city—with a crime rate 39% higher than the national average—that turned off 24,512 streetlights during the recession.
In this city, youth succeed by getting out of it. That’s what I did. I played in the Canadian Football League for parts of 2007 after graduating college. I was a pro football player; this was success, I thought. But I didn’t feel successful. In fact, even as a professional athlete, I felt pointless.Read More