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The hypocrisy of private and public money

Posted by Philip on 26 August 2013, 8:00 am in , , , ,

I haven't written about it but I've often thought and talked about it. The unfairness and unethical difference in the way private money goes unmonitored while public money attracts such scrutiny continually disgusts me.

Profit-making individuals and companies can amass any level of financial wealth with no accountability. Non-profit or public money, however, is scrutinised beyond belief and no-one should get rich doing good.

Dan Pallotta makes the point far more eloquently than I ever could in this TEDTalk.

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Random thoughts about starting stuff

Posted by Philip on 8 November 2012, 1:13 pm in , , ,

There's a lot said about how to start businesses, projects and processes of social change. In my experience, there is no "right" way, but it helps to do it "your" way.

Having said that, here are some things that I have found helpful when starting stuff.


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