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Entrepreneurship Without Boundaries

Entrepreneurs are solving complex societal challenges across the globe. It’s happening “at the table” within established organizations, “off the grid” on difficult terrain, and “on the web” in the digital world. Across this spectrum, we often find Millennial entrepreneurs leading the charge.

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Tackling Youth Unemployment

Around the world, governments and businesses face a conundrum: high levels of youth unemployment and a shortage of job seekers with critical skills. How can a country successfully move its young people from education to employment? What are the challenges? Which interventions work? How can these be scaled up? These are the crucial questions.


The future of textbooks

Higher-education publishers face a growing threat from the rental-textbook market. Publishers can meet this challenge by shifting their emphasis from print to digital.


An introduction to Social Impact Bonds

There is considerable buzz in the United States about whether a new “pay for success” model of financing social solutions currently being piloted across the Atlantic could work on American soil. Watch this short introduction on Social Impact Bonds.


Wiring students for success

Don’t believe the skeptics: digital technology really can help teachers improve educational outcomes.


Test your digital-ed savvy

How many learning apps are downloaded each year? Where is mobile education growing fastest? And what happens when interactive online platforms enter the classroom?



The Organizational Capacity Assessment Tool (OCAT) is a tool for nonprofits used to measure operational capacity and identify areas for improvement.


Credentials that work

Digital education can deliver affordable, flexible credentials that work for both students and employers.

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