Inspiring Social Entrepreneurs Podcast
About This Show
At Inspiring Social Entrepreneurs, we talk to experienced and successful social entrepreneurs and change makers, committed to building a better world. Working as a social entrepreneur is hugely fulfilling – yet uniquely challenging. Social entrepreneurs need to balance business and social goals to succeed, often working in extremely challenging environments, with limited resources. And it is often a lonely journey. Our aim is to share the inspiring stories, to explore the highs and the lows, learn how different social entrepreneurs have kept inspired, and draw out insights to help social entrepreneurs at all stages on their journey.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 79: interview with Toby Norman, cofounder & CEO of simprints
Simprints is a nonprofit tech company from the University of Cambridge that is building an affordable, secure, rugged, open-source fingerprint system that works in the world’s toughest settings. According to the World Bank, an estimated 1.1 billion people, the majority of them living in Asia and Africa, struggle to access basic services and rights due...
Rated 5 out of
I enjoyed this very much - really thought provoking and inspiring. So good to hear of positive and constructive things going on in the world for a change. We need more of this !
Date published: 2014-06-03
Rated 5 out of
Fascinating story, really inspiring
Fergal Byrne seems to have a knack for finding and telling inspiring stories. Looking forward to listening to the entire series!
Date published: 2014-05-20