Impact Measurement

Impact Measurement

Overview How can we measure the social impact of an initiative, an organisation or a company? “Impact is what drives the people and organisations in impact investing and social finance, and distinguishes them from conventional investors and businesses. But, arguably, unless you are actively measuring your impact, you are not operating or managing in a […]

Pitching for the SDGs

Pitching for the SDGs

Overview This micro-course aims to provide students with an understanding of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the startup business opportunities they could bring, and how to pitch to investors to fund these business ideas. Learning Objectives 1. To understand the UN SDGs and the business opportunities they could bring 2. To understand […]

Innovate the Lean Way

Innovate the Lean Way

Overview There’s no bigger waste than investing resources working on the wrong thing. Lean start-up methodology, a development approach that requires articulating and testing assumptions, favors rapid experimentation over elaborate planning, relies on audience feedback over intuition, and encourages iterative design, has taken the business world by storm as a way of ensuring that you’re […]