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FORUM2015: Elephants and Chocolate Pie

FORUM2015: Elephants and Chocolate Pie | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
“Delighting and making things ridiculously easy for your target audience are the key components to making change happen.”
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FORUM2015: Top Four Tips For Fundraising

FORUM2015: Top Four Tips For Fundraising | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Two fundraising experts led an energetic session on best tips for fundraising. While they shared many, here are our favorite four.
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FORUM2015: Monitoring and Evaluation: Flipping the Conversation

FORUM2015: Monitoring and Evaluation: Flipping the Conversation | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Led by moderator Carlos Miranda (I.G. Advisors), panelists Andrea Coleman (Riders for Health), Martin Fisher (KickStart International), and Ehren Reed (Skoll Foundation) discussed the benefits and challenges of monitoring and evaluation, suggesting that organizations can “flip the conversation.”
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FORUM2015: What We Can Learn from Selling Toilets

FORUM2015: What We Can Learn from Selling Toilets | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
What can social entrepreneurs across issues learn from one organization’s experience franchising toilets in East Africa? David Auerbach of Sanergy described challenges and lessons around scaling adoption in an informal lunchtime discussion.
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FORUM2015: How Meditation Can Help Us Find Inner Peace

FORUM2015: How Meditation Can Help Us Find Inner Peace | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
In these demanding and stressful times, many people solely focus outward and rarely take the time to find inner peace. Through a lecture and meditation session, Barry Kerzin showed us how a commitment to looking inwards can help us repudiate negative emotions and ultimately thrive.
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Rajeeb Dey on Twitter

Rajeeb Dey on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Massukos afro pop band from Mozambique who sing about social issues to inspire social action #SkollWF pic.twitter.com/tZMf7AwE8h
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Andy Cunningham on Twitter

Andy Cunningham on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Awesome music at Opening Plenary of @SkollWorldForum from Mozambique. pic.twitter.com/Kt7T3YRcMx
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Brittany Hume on Twitter

Brittany Hume on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Massukos: nonprofit health workers by day, Afropop stars by night. Yep--singin' about toilets :-) #SkollWF pic.twitter.com/XSFnKIbOAb
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Brittany Hume on Twitter

Brittany Hume on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
90-yr-old Archbishop Tutu just danced across the stage. JUST in case there was a question of whether he's joyful & inspiring. #skollwf
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Skoll World Forum on Twitter

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.@TheDesmondTutu has a great belief anecdote "I'm being prayed for by name in California. What chance does the apartheid government have?"
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Skoll World Forum on Twitter

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.@TheDesmondTutu "I believe very fervently that I would not be able to make it on my own." #SkollWF
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Skoll Foundation on Twitter

Skoll Foundation on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
The key to solving #Ebola is building systems, not a few interventions here and there @PIH Ophelia Dahl #SkollWF
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FREEDOM FOR ALL on Twitter

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"The world and it's conditions are created by people, and people can change them." - Opheilia Dahl #SkollWF
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FORUM2015: Two Middle Eastern Tech Companies to Watch

FORUM2015: Two Middle Eastern Tech Companies to Watch | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Investing in tech companies in the Middle East can pay off, and can lead to economic prosperity for all. Ossama Hassanein led a spirited lunchtime discussion and, among many topics, talked about two Middle East-based companies his nonprofit helped lead to success.
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FORUM2015: Four Tests for Great Pro-Bono Engagements and Four Scoping Questions

FORUM2015: Four Tests for Great Pro-Bono Engagements and Four Scoping Questions | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
So you’re thinking about finding a professional who will work pro-bono, but you’re not sure where to begin. Before you start looking, identify your project, said Liz Hamburg, CEO and president of the Taproot Foundation.
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FORUM2015: The Future of Work

FORUM2015: The Future of Work | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Panelists Bettina Warburg (Institute for the Future), Ben Knight (Loomio), and David Jones (Microsoft) discuss the future of work. As work becomes more decentralized and technology evolves to support new methods and levels of productivity, who gains and who loses?
 
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FORUM2015: Taking a Behavioral Approach to Maximizing Team Potential

FORUM2015: Taking a Behavioral Approach to Maximizing Team Potential | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
How understanding an individual’s six basic human needs in conjunction with Myers-Briggs personality characteristics and temperament can help leaders best manage employee development and focus on achieving their organization’s full potential.
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FORUM2015: Is Latin America achieving its true potential?

FORUM2015: Is Latin America achieving its true potential? | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Debate on whether positive trends in Latin America – like favorable demographics, energy production potential, and technological innovation – will enable the continent to succeed and grow in the face of significant political and structural issues.
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Sally Farhat Kassab on Twitter

Sally Farhat Kassab on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Amazing how I can listen to a band, not understand a word, yet be deeply moved (and dance in my chair). Massukos #SkollWF
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Suzana Grego on Twitter

Suzana Grego on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
Band Massukos sings and gives a big shout out to Mrs. Graca Machel! #SkollWF pic.twitter.com/YUAIMMK7RN
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Rob Wilson on Twitter

Rob Wilson on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
How many awkwardly dancing changemakers does it take to change the world?! #SkollWF pic.twitter.com/pHNtvwstUZ
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Han de Groot on Twitter

Han de Groot on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
The key is building and changing systems, rather than isolated initiatives. Ophelia Dahl @PIH at #skollwf
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Skoll World Forum on Twitter

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.@TheDesmondTutu: "I believe that I am upheld by the love and the prayers and the caring of others." #SkollWF
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Brittany Hume on Twitter

Brittany Hume on Twitter | Skoll World Forum Day 1 | Scoop.it
You don't sit on a hilltop and say this is too hard. You say something MUST be done. -Ophelia Dahl of @PIH #skollwf pic.twitter.com/gR881PwgKk
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