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Five mistakes that social entrepreneurs make when crafting their brands by Anne Miltenburg


As a brand developer, I’ve met countless social entrepreneurs all over the world: people with an extreme passion for social or environmental impact. They have a lot to master in order to make their ventures succeed – from setting up a production chain, to technology, HR, complex investment structures, and more. Branding is yet another discipline to conquer, and though entrepreneurs see it as crucial, they often feel they lack...

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Michael, Chief Creative Officer, 12 years old by Anne Miltenburg

When Emer Beamer and I first spoke about her accelerator project, I was a bit baffled. Educating children to be designers? As a professional designer who had to go through years of design school in order to obtain the title, the thought had never occurred to me. Spending time with Emer, going through her methodology and design process, I became a believer. Unfortunately, in our current educational system we teach children out of creativity. Emer Beamer has the vision, the tools and the hands on experience to do things differently. 

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