The Future of Talent in Social Change: Inspiration from Ashoka’s Change Leaders Forum

The Ashoka Change Leaders Forum brought together seasoned and emerging leaders from business, education, and social enterprise to share their solutions. I has the privilege of live-tweeting the event on behalf of @AshokaCanada using the hashtag #AshokaCLF. The goal was to share stories, exchange ideas, and inspire concrete solutions on how to equip leaders to address […]

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7 Success Tips for Young Activists

My tips for youth taking action for social good There are tons of opportunities to for youth to volunteer and “get involved” both locally and globally — but what about those interested in starting their own projects? What about the young changemakers that are inspired, or have an idea, and are looking to take the next step? Since founding ACCESS as a […]

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Why You Might Help That Stranger

There are countless behaviours humans have adopted over time – for such goals of survival, defence and pro-creation. How humans relate to one another, and more specifically care for and protect each other, is key to their survival and maintaining relationships. How do humans react in situations when others are in need? When or why do people help strangers? […]

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How Will Millennials Save the World?

Are youth tired of being told things like Find Your Passion, Have an Impact, and Be the Change? That’s what Adora Svitak says, as a 15-year-old author, teacher, speaker and activist who delivered a great speech at the Social Good Summit in New York City. (You can read my Interview with Adora here). Really, youth don’t want to […]

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