Impact & Innovation
Join the conversation as social entrepreneurs from around the world come to Yale SOM to share the challenges they are grappling with and the insights they are gaining in the field. From rural India and Kenya to the inner cities of the U.S., from the environment to nutrition to maternal child health, this series cuts across sectors to examine the convergence of business and society. Take a peek inside the classroom of Dr. Teresa Chahine as she examines the latest trends and pitfalls in social innovation, funding, and impact.
- PodcastEpisode 30Duration 24:03
Ashlee Wisdom, Founder and CEO of Health in Her Hue, navigates venture capital and the tech start up world, to provide culturally relevant health care for Black women.
- PodcastEpisode 29Duration 19:02
Social Entrepreneurs Providing Primary Health Care
Lutfi Lokman, founder of Hospitals Beyond Boundaries, mobilizes resources for access to health care among the Cham population in Cambodia.
- PodcastEpisode 28Duration 26:05
Design Thinking for Global Mental Health
Daisy Rosales, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Brio, co-designs global mental health programs with community partners.
- PodcastEpisode 27Duration 37:10
Vincent Stanley, Director of Philosophy at Patagonia, shares the "8 Philosophies of Regenerative Capitalism."
- PodcastEpisode 26Duration 27:04
Measuring Social ChangeVeronica Olazabal, Chief Impact and Evaluation Officer for BHP Foundation and President of the American Evaluation Association, talks about measuring the bottom line of social entrepreneurship: social change.
- PodcastDuration 38:51
Collective PowerCatering Passoni, Co-Founder and Co-Director of Havenly, goes beyond job training and placement to build community and collective power among refugee and migrant women.
- PodcastDuration 29:13
A Workforce to Fight Climate ChangeNeil Yeoh, Founder and CEO of OnePointFive, mobilizes talent to keep global warming below 1.5'C by connecting businesses with expertise and technology to solve their sustainability challenges.
- PodcastEpisode 23Duration 26:54
IDEAS GenerationDanny Egol, Co-Founder of IDEAS Generation (IG), is building community and collaboration among next generation leaders working on Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Access, and Social justice (IDEAS).
- PodcastEpisode 22Duration 17:29
Hustle Like a New Havener
Ben Young, Co-Founder of Hugo & Hoby, makes sustainable furniture accessible to corporate customers with their network of local fabrication shops and their partnership with community forestry initiatives.
- PodcastEpisode 21Duration 21:13
No Matter How Unlikely
Greg Grinberg, CEO of ActualFood, fights chronic disease using technology and behavioral science, by building an online grocery system that nudges consumers to make healthy choices.