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Jacqueline Novogratz
Founder/CEO of to find solutions to poverty & build dignity. Author of The Blue Sweater, lover of poetry, believer in possibility.
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 17
In India, Summer Heat Could Soon Be Unbearable. Literally. via - the poor will suffer most, and often dramatically
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 16
. Fellows after an amazing day discussing the great philosophical minds and words of activists and builders... So grateful to be part of this beautiful beloved community...
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 16
Humans were designed more for the journey than for the destination. So dream big enough to keep yourself reaching for all of your life.
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 14
A powerful lesson in identity via : “When things were going well, I was reading newspaper articles and they were calling me Romelu Lukaku, the Belgian striker. When things weren’t going well, they were calling me Romelu Lukaku, the Belgian striker of Congolese descent”
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Solutions Journalism Jul 13
A shipbuilding company in Bangladesh brought down its high rate of workplace injuries from about 1,000 per month to 10 by bucking workplace norms in the country with safety restrictions. via (from our archives).
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BBC Press Office Jul 13
📻 ’s invites five outstanding women to guest edit the programme inc. , , Baroness Helena Kennedy, and Reverend Rose Hudson-Wilkin:
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The Economist Jul 12
What is wrong with wealth tax and markets today? tells us what he thinks in our Money talks podcast
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 13
You don’t have to create a company to practice moral imagination. Start with how you see those around you - family members with opposing political views, colleagues from a different religion or country..How does your perspective change when you see the world through their eyes?
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Dambisa Moyo Jul 12
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Washington Post Jul 12
New details in book about Emmett Till’s death prompted officials to reopen investigation
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 12
Courage is bringing your whole self to every interaction - not having one you show to the outside world, and another you reveal only to those closest to you. If you want to enable wholeness in others, you must not walk through the world a person divided.
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Susan McPherson Jul 11
Wow! The wage gap isn't just limited to the workplace. It could start as early as grade school when looking at boys and girls' allowances! via
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 11
Imagine if we measured success not by the amount of money we earn but instead by the amount of human capacity and flourishing we unleash through our actions. What kinds of dreams would you allow yourself?
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Ray Dalio Jul 11
You have your goals. I call the way you will operate to achieve your goals your machine. It consists of a design (the things that have to get done) and the people (who will do the things that need getting done). Those people include you and those who help you.
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 11
Last week, buying a blanket from a young businessman (and high school student!) in Nairobi during a visit to . The school provides free, top-notch education for 300 young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. Talent is universal but opportunity is not..
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Acumen Jul 9
Get ready! Applications for the Acumen Fellows program open on August 6. Learn more:
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 10
I love this and couldn’t agree more - our failures are often our greatest teachers, the way we get better at understanding the world. And, if we don’t accept failure as a possibility, we rule out success as well.
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Jacqueline Novogratz Jul 9
fellows in sweet rainy Bombay planning the future! -edged hope
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Seth Berkley Jul 8
Kenya can be proud to be the latest country to eliminate maternal & neonatal tetanus - a testament to the power of making consistently 🇰🇪
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Roshaneh Zafar Jul 7
Thousands of children suffer in domestic servitude in our country. We are devouring our own children and bargaining away their future.
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