After a few intense weeks with a lot of new impressions and tools, this week started out with some valuable time for reflection and everyday work in the startups. However, not for too long. Since Wednesday, we are back in the SoPact cave continuing to fill the toolbox.
How to risk it all. That was the name of last Friday’s public event. However, once Asma Mansour took the stage and started telling us her story, the focus soon shifted from how to risk it all – onto why.
Having grown up in Tunisia Läs mer
Asma Mansour is an Ashoka Fellow and has been named one of 16 ”Women Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing The Way Business Is Done In The Arab World”. Working in a hard environment she believes that people must lead the change they desire. After organizing Läs mer
Having a good idea is one thing, knowing how to present it is something else. To make sure our SoPact’ers are ready to pitch when an opportunity comes along we started week 2 off with pitch training.
Nick Hawtin – co-founder of Capital2Grow, consultant at Minc, mentor at Startupbootcamp Läs mer
It’s another exciting week at SoPact. Casta&Bucks are joining us to share their formula for measuring social impact. Apart from giving our SoPact’ers both a workshop and 1 on 1 advice on how to assess thier results they are hosting an open workshop on Friday so that more people can learn how to quantify Läs mer
So the first day finally arrived. The day we have long waited so patiently for. Like kids on the first day of school our SoPact’ers arrived at ProLab. Quickly they went from being only names on a paper, columns in a spreadsheet, and voices over the phone to being warm and passionate people with both the ideas and the determination to make true impact. People that we now have the privilege Läs mer
After an intense selection process with 85 applicants for the first round of SoPact we are now proud to present this spring’s SoPact’ers – seven passionate startups ranging in both ideas and backgrounds. A group of people growing ideas that really matter.
Being in the selection process Läs mer