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Don’t Flinch: Lessons Learned from a Venture Capitalist about Storytelling

Inspiration comes from the strangest places sometimes. When Venessa and I were in Amsterdam last year at the SIBOS international banking conference I made the accquaintance of Eghosa Omoigui, a technology investor and start-up advisor. Eghosa was participating in SIBOS as an Innotribe venture capital advisor in the process of evaluating different ideas for banking […]
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Influences and Gratitude

As we approach the final days leading up to SIBOS and the presentation of The Future of Money Project, I am struck by the innovations in our videomaking process. I thought I would acknowledge several people who have been a major inspiration to this process. I see the public acknowledgement of influences in a creative […]
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We’re Not Making This Film

After meditating on some of the comments on Venessa’s original entry where she introduces the Future of Money project on her blog Emergent by Design, we felt it might be a good idea to clear up any misunderstanding about what our project is all about. If you watch the trailer for Money & Life above, […]
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A look at OpenIDEO – Enabling Innovation

I just stumbled across OpenIDEO (thanks to @technoshaman) – an open innovation platform for social good. After a challenge is posted at OpenIDEO.com, the three development phases – inspiration, concepting, and evaluation – are put into motion. Community members can contribute in a variety of different ways, from inspirational observations and photos, sketches of ideas, […]
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