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Thought Leader

121 EpisodesProduced by Thought Partner GroupWebsite

We put scare quotes around the term “thought leader.” Don't worry - no hagiographic interviews here. No upsells, no bullshit. We have great conversations with true innovators, thinkers, disrupters, creatives, and a few fools. (You decide.) We ask them all for insights, stories and tools. (You'll la… read more


21. John Cropper & The Power of Education

🖼️  John describes the Haitian goddess picture on his wall and the origin of his last name. 1:35

💡   His mission is to find ways to get learning to the people who need it the most. 3:10 

⌚  John explains that four weeks is the optimal time for a course. 6:00

🏅  Why are people interested in certifications? 8:33

📌  30,000 people have been through one of the certifications. 10:12

📊  One of the ways to measure the success of a non-profit is by its board. 13:05

🎯  John has joined the board of a small refugee-led Ugandan NGO. 14:37

📚  What made him realize he wanted to work for a non-profit. 16:34

🎓  Education is an important part of building people’s confidence and skills so that they can start to take power for themselves. 19:49



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