…frankly, without raising a finger! I can’t say I understand it fully, but there it is. I am getting hooked on, not the posting part of it, but the reflective part of it. Yes, that’s what I mean… it forces you to reflect. What have we been doing? What matters to others? Who cares about what we’re up to? How should I say what I want to say?I love that it forces me to be thoughtful. And succinct. (ha!)
Now, I just have to figure out how to get the followers to invest in the people on ChangeXchange. Small details. Thoughts? Find us at changexchange, or invest your share at www.thechangexchange.org
We’re following Obama’s effort to elevate social innovation. He spoke on June 30 about it and met with some of our favorites – Purpose Prize winners. In fact, Gary Maxworthy, who we hosted here last year, was present as another example of a social entrepreneur. Progress! Such great words. “Government can’t be everywhere (nor should it be.) …We need innovative approaches… new initiatives… challenge the status quo.” And my favorite ” If you are waiting for government to solve our problems… Read more at America Forward and find the video at C-span. More at encore.org too. Transcript of President Obama can be found here.