The Accelerator participants are taking a break during the month of August but our partners are busy creating our next labs. We’re thrilled to be working with Unreasonable Institute for our next two labs on Business Model Generation (September) and Pitching (October)!
We were going to write a more detailed profile to introduce you to the fantastic Unreasonable staff but this video says it better than we could!
Could any sector possibly have more buzzwords, jargon and even made up words than the global development sector? Sometimes it seems that the field of innovation is trying to give us a run for our money! What happens when you work in both spaces? Hopefully you have a sense of humor to keep you sane.
The folks at USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures challenged the humorists at the JadedAid (makers of the “scalable crowdsourced development tool – JadedAid: A card game to save humanitarians”) to submit a proposal. JadedAid crowdsourced their proposal (really, is that any different from how we write them?) and USAID sent them their determination letter with lightning speed. Hilarity ensues.
If you could use a laugh today, check out the full post here!