Design Thinking: Using Strategic Problem-Solving for Social Good – 2/17/14 (NYC)

Join Kristina Drury, founder TYTHEdesign, for a our Makers Institute class series on Design Thinking: Using Strategic Problem-Solving for Social Good! Class #1 – Design-Thinking from Theory to Practice (Monday, 2/17) Class #2 – Design Research to Understand Your Community’s Needs (Monday, 2/24) Class #3 –  Co-creation with Your Community and Colleagues (Monday, 3/3) Purchase individually or […]

CRAFTING BUSINESS PLANS FOR SOCIAL GOOD STARTUPS – 2/4

Join Be Social Change for our Makers Institute class on Crafting Business Plans for Social Good Startups with instructor Sang Lee, founder of Return on Change, where you will learn how to transform your business idea into your business plan! “Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire,” – Napoleon Hill. A business […]

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Fundraising 101: How to Fund Your Cause – 1/28 (NYC)

Join Be Social Change Tuesday, January 28th from 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) for our Makers Institute class on Fundraising 101: How to Fund Your Cause with Will von Geldern to learn how to raise money for causes or organizations you believe in. Whatever your cause, chances are that you will need to do some fundraising in order to accomplish your goals. […]

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Mindfulness & Flow: Psychological Hacks for Improved Productivity – 1/23

Join Be Social Change on Thursday, January 23st for our Makers Institute class on Mindfulness & Flow: Psychological Hacks for Improved Productivity, with life coach and business advisor Akshay Kapur. “Everything is out there waiting for you. All you have to do is walk up and declare yourself in. No need for permission. You just need courage to say, “Include me”. Providing you […]

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Makers Institute Class: Intro to Social Entrepreneurship – Opportunities, Challenges & Trends 1/20

Join Marcos Salazar, co-founder of Be Social Change, Monday,  January 20th, from 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) for Intro to Social Entrepreneurship: Opportunities, Challenges and Trends. Social entrepreneurship is a rapidly evolving field that leverages entrepreneurship principles towards solving social and environmental problems. It represents a new lens through which individuals and organizations around the world […]

The Mindful Entrepreneur: A Guide to Focus, Resilience & Growth – 11/21 (NYC)

Join Be Social Change on Thursday, November 21st for our Makers Institute class on The Mindful Entrepreneur: A Guide to Focus, Resilience & Growth, with instructor Akshay Kapur, to learn how to be more mindful and effective when starting and growing your company. “You can’t solve problems with the same consciousness that created them.” – Albert Einstein. Entrepreneurs inherently bring a new consciousness […]

Fundraising 101: How to Fund Your Cause – 11/26 (NYC)

Join Be Social Change Tuesday, November 26, 2013 from 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) for our Makers Institute class on Fundraising 101: How to Fund Your Cause with Will von Geldern to learn how to raise money for causes or organizations you believe in. Whatever your cause, chances are that you will need to do some fundraising in order to accomplish your […]

Design Thinking: Using Strategic Problem-Solving for Social Good – 11/12/13 (NYC)

Join Kristina Drury, founder TYTHEdesign, on November 12, 19th, and 26th for a new class series on Design Thinking: Using Strategic Problem-Solving for Social Good. ***We have two more classes left in the three part series. Missed the first one? No problem! Each acts as its own class and does not require attendance of the others. […]

Intro to Lean Startup for Social Good – 11/7/13 (NYC)

Join Marcos Salazar and Heidi Sloane for Intro to:  “Startup success is not a consequence of good genes or being in the right place at the right time. Startup success can be engineered by following the right process, which means it can be learned, which means it can be taught.” -Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup Are […]

MASTERING THE ART OF PUBLIC SPEAKING – 10/15

Join Be Social Change Tuesday, October 15, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (EDT) for our Makers Institute class on Mastering the Art of Public Speaking with Holley Murchison to learn how to effectively deliver your message in a public setting! You’re working on something BIG or new but public speaking isn’t your strong suit. This class explores the mechanics of effective speaking from […]