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We can change the world By opening minds… How your support for the Global Leaders, Entrepreneurs, & Altruists Network (GLEAN) will change the world
Prepared by Tom Kosnik, Fenwick and West Consulting Professor, Stanford Technology Ventures Program With help from glean colleagues around the world. Version 76.0, December 2, 2008
The Problem: A World in Crisis Scarcity Isolation Ignorance Selfishness Economic Decay Violence/War Prejudice Crime Toxic Environment Dishonesty Treating the surface level symptoms isn’t working.
The Opportunity: To make our world a better place. We can change the world by teaching entrepreneurs, leaders, and altruists of every generation how to find their path, earn each other’s trust, and join forces for the common good. Abundance Community Wisdom Generosity Economic Vibrance Peace Harmony Law & Order Healthy Environment Integrity
We can create a more peaceful world by helping global entrepreneurs, leaders, and altruists across generations to: Find their path, Earn each other’s trust, Join forces for the common good.
Global Leaders, Entrepreneurs, & Altruists Network (GLEAN): NOT an organization, yet rooted in a cluster of great organizations Invisible. No dues. No budget. No bricks and mortar. glean Other Universities, Non-Profits, Governments Other Global Entrepreneurial Firms BASES, NUSEA, Energy Crossroads Global, Stanford Women in Business SCPD Stanford SoE, STVP, MS and E Educational Network: (via Facebook, Linkedin, Myspace) NUS, KTH, SSE, SSES, HBS, Penn; Fudan; DTU, Palau Community College Industry Network: (via Facebook, Linkedin, MySpace): EA, VCs, BigTent, Cypress, CMCC; HP China; Sony/BMG Music &…
Who is in GLEAN? A global network of entrepreneurial leaders, universities, & companies to foster entrepreneurship via real-world learning experiences. KTH (Sweden)
What do we want to achieve? glean Mission & Objectives: Mission: Promote world peace by helping global leaders, entrepreneurs, altruists across generations to: Build trustworthy networks Transcend culture, time and distance Create true value Save the planet Share the wealth.
How do we achieve the mission & objectives? glean Strategies: 1.Help global entrepreneurial leaders to build trustworthy companies, networks, and markets. 2.Develop new generations of global entrepreneurial leaders. 3.Help women entrepreneurs and “new kids on the block” to acquire capital, customers, and talent. 4.Deliver world class learning for entrepreneurial teams whenever, wherever they want it. 5.Make learning fun!
Help to develop their future leaders Access to talent who have earned our trust Cases, books, Articles, digital videos & clips Pragmatic Consulting On demand Interactive Global Courses Coaching re. Access to Circles of Influence Career Coaching Access to the glean network How? A Whole Product Branded by Stanford, NUS, & HBS Whole Product Adapted from: Moore (2002), Crossing the Chasm. For Professors And Students For entrepreneurs and leaders of Global Companies Generic Product: A global network for altruistic leaders & entrepreneurs.
glean Course Milestones Note: The number following each course is the number of times it has been offered.
glean Research Milestones Note: Although most of the research deliverables in this table are described in print form, if funding can be obtained, there will be for every book, a set of digital video clips, available via the STVP Educators’ Corner. The people and organizations we are studying are best brought to life through a combination of print and interactive video and audio media.
Where are glean hot spots? Microwave: Singapore Silicon Valley Stockholm/Sigtuna Palau Beijing Hong Kong Shanghai Brunei Copenhagen Ho Chi Minh City Front Burner: Boston, Dallas, DC Beltway, Hanoi, La Jolla, London, Los Angeles, Seattle, Sydney, Vancouver, BC Back Burner: Bali, Bangalore, Charlottesville, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Lausanne, NYC, Philadelphia
Where are glean hot spots? Microwave: Singapore Silicon Valley Stockholm/Sigtuna Palau Beijing Hong Kong Shanghai Brunei Copenhagen Ho Chi Minh City Vacations: Belize, Bonaire, Bora Bora, Brunei, BVI, Cancun, Fiji, Galapagos, Grand Cayman, Great Barrier Reef, Hawaii, Holbox, Kauai, Lanai, Mayan Riviera, Maui, Palau, Phu Khet, Punta Mita, Rehoboth, Queen Charlottes, Redang Island, Malaysia, Roatan, Sempora, Malaysia, Seychelles, Tahiti, Tonga, Yap
Why are we doing this? GLEAN Values =The Five L’s and the Invisible L... LaughterLoyalty Learning Leadership
How can you help? Let us learn from you as Global Entrepreneurial Leaders. Come as guest speakers for our classes or BASES events. Serve as a judge or mentor in a business plan competition. Let us tell your story in the books we write. Sponsor a research project with us and our students. Hire us in for an educational workshop or offsite. Hire our students and alumni Partner with us in venture philanthropy Whatever else you think makes sense...
Where can you learn more? Stanford Technology Ventures Program: NUS Enterprise: Educators’ Corner Business Association of Stanford Engineering Students Global Entrepreneurial Marketing (GEM) Entrepreneurial Thought Leader (ETL) Seminar