Opportunities to interact with senior leaders are critical for gaining visibility. When leadership at a company is overwhelmingly white and male, and those executives choose mini-me protégés, the opportunity for women and people of color to get access narrows.
Reprinted from Forbes.com Billions lack access to clean water and adequate sanitation. Entrepreneurs are developing ways to solve these problems, but they can’t go it alone. It’s not pretty. But it’s everyone’s business. Around the world, 2.5 billion people lack access to adequate sanitation, and as a result, drink contaminated water. Even as glaciers melt and sea levels Read more about Why Investing In Innovative Water And Sanitation Systems Benefits Us All[…]
Reprinted from Forbes.com Hundreds of millions of small-scale farmers lose crops each harvest to increasingly severe weather. What can entrepreneurs do to help? From unpredictable weather to plant-destroying locusts and viruses, farming has always been a high-risk industry. Over centuries, advances in tools and methods such as crop rotation, plows, irrigation and fertilizer helped farmers produce Read more about Can Smart Investment in AgriTech Help Farmers Feed the World?[…]