Redefining the Fundraising Journey for Impact Startups

Redefining the Fundraising Journey for Impact Startups

When you hear the word “fundraising”, what’s the first thought that comes to mind? Your answer might evoke a mix of emotions like excitement and frustration depending on your experience. There is also a good chance that when you think of fundraising you think of words...
Building an Ecosystem for Entrepreneurship in Africa

Building an Ecosystem for Entrepreneurship in Africa

“Every single social and global issue of our day is a business opportunity in disguise.” —  Peter F. Drucker Entrepreneurship continues to emerge across the globe as a response to social and economic inequality, political paralysis, and a somewhat feeble attempt by...
Shifting the System to Empower Underrepresented Entrepreneurs

Shifting the System to Empower Underrepresented Entrepreneurs

Enterprises led by overlooked founders represent a serious investment opportunity. In 2021, women started 49% of new businesses in the U.S. at a rate of more than 1,800 new businesses a day. Half of those women-owned businesses were led by women of color. The nearly...
Taming the Unicorns

Taming the Unicorns

When Sonia Strobel married into a fishing family in 2001, she was surprised to see what it was like to be in the fishing community on the British Columbia coast and struggle to make a living in this traditional way of life. She decided there had to be a better way and...