you heard it right - this is the idea that having fun can help save the world. To be more specific, a fun auction party can help save the world. The auction-event was made by the massively successful startup Chooose. Short story, Chooose offers a monthly-based subscription for individuals and businesses to buy quotas which … Continue reading How having fun can help save the world
The YSI Bangladesh team has been awarded top 10 entrepreneurs, and that happened before they launched their application process for their first innovation program - so what has happened? A week ago the YSI Global team was baffled to hear that the YSI Bangladesh team had gotten an award. We were not surprised by the … Continue reading How a domain name turned into an education platform
Reading Jonny Schneiders book “Understanding design thinking, lean, and agile” (2017) I came over this highly intriguing sentence, about complex adaptive systems: “They’re unknowable: There are multiple truths, and the system cannot be described from only one perspective or language. That is, nobody really understands everything. And we can’t fully know anything. They’re intractable: That is, nobody … Continue reading Complexity, experience, and weakness of youth
Most people are looking to find their drive, recruiters want to find people with some of that drive, and ofc, to create a successful startup you should have plenty of passion and drive. Why is it that everyone is looking for drive, but no one really knows what it means? Well, at least most people … Continue reading What does it mean to “have drive”?
For all the problems we have in the world, we have tons of businesses or NGO`s and thousands of people working on it. It seems like everywhere you turn your head, there is a new solution, a new organization or someone working on the problem at hand. Every day there is a viral video about … Continue reading We need “Google analytics for the world problems”
Sacrifice is incredibly hard for a lot of reasons. We are social creatures and to sacrifice your weekends, friends and time with people you care about seems stupid. It doesn`t seem fair that you can`t have it all, and at the same time. Do you really want to do something great? I don`t think anyone … Continue reading Are you able to sacrifice?
Yes indeed, the world can live in a utopia state of life within 60 years. For those who don`t know what utopia actually means, here is the definition: «a place of ideal perfection especially in laws, government, and social conditions» But it also has the fitting definition from the same site: «An impractical scheme for … Continue reading Utopia in 60 years
Sitting up in the evening, pushing in another hour at 22.00, you can often reflect about life. You can start thinking about the big questions of life. What is the meaning behind me sitting up, working longer, and harder to create something? As an entrepreneur, these questions don't disappear, but the answers I find make … Continue reading Why a value-based approach works
This is short about the philosophy of how the program is being built.