Commonwealth National Podcast

The How-to of Social Entrepreneurship panel (4/8/09)

Wilford Welch, Former U.S. Diplomat, Business Executive and Publisher; Author, The Tactics of Hope
Lynne Twist, Co-founder, the Pachamama Alliance
David Hopkins, Social Entrepreneur, BeRewarding.com

Social entrepreneurs use new technologies, business methods and a lot of determination to overcome age-old social and environmental challenges. Highlighting specific examples and applications, Welch describes options and strategies for people to engage tough problems in light of their concerns and within their capacities. He encourages people to “claim their power” and take concrete steps to help address needs that confront our world. He will be joined by Twist and Hopkins.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on April 8, 2009.