On Thursday, I had the pleasure to speak at the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business Social Enterprise Symposium titled A New Way of Doing Business.
By John P. Howe, III, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Project HOPE.
In the past two weeks, I have described examples of the private sector, in partnership with public and nonprofit sectors, working together to address challenges in global development.
Taking Stock of the Current Situation
The data is grim at every level — local, state, and national. Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.), the House Majority Whip, says that unemployment is hitting close to 24% in Sumter County, SC. Michigan has over 11.6% unemployment.