Get inspired by more than cars, money, champagne and bikinis. Great social leaders are all around social media and they want you to change the world positively. Take a look!
Blake Mycoskie - Is the founder (Chief Shoe Giver) of the international social enterprise TOMS. You can follow his journey through impactful videos, inspirational social messages and powerful images that will help you feel what it takes to be a social entrepreneur.
Muhammad Yunus - With more than 1.4 million followers on Facebook, 1 Nobel peace prize, founder of Grameen Bank which has 8.4 million borrowers, 97 percent of whom are women covering all the villages in Bangladesh and It has lent over USD 10 billion to the poor with nearly 100 percent repayment rate, since its inception. Do you need anymore reasons to go see that guy?
Leonardo Dicaprio - Might not be a social entrepreneur but his impact on climate change and all the content he’s providing on his social platform about social entrepreneurship is worth the following. Go get some, you’ll be thankful!
Adam Braun - Founder of Pencils of Promise and MissionU, two social businesses that increases the knowledge of people all around the world in a sustainable and positive way. A true genius about social entrepreneurship and always posting great content on education.
Tammy Tibbetts - Co-founder and CEO of She’s The First. She’s a girls’ education advocates for life and also an amazing social entrepreneur. Her feed is full of great advice for people looking to build their own social venture. You can also follow her Twitter page with more than 12.3k followers.
Ted Talk - Everybody knows Ted Talks, but did you see all the great content they provide on social entrepreneurship and social innovation? Maybe not. TED is dedicated to ideas worth spreading on how to impact the world positively. It's your opportunity.
Boyan Slat - Founder and CEO of The Ocean Cleanup. He became famous with his Ted Talk in 2012. With his Facebook page, you’ll learn on the importance of environment, how to create social innovation to change our world and see a real social entrepreneur in action.
World Economic Forum - With more than 4.9 million followers, it is one of the best Facebook pages to follow on social impact and world economic development. You’ll be able to find ideas to build your own social business.
Wendy Kopp - Is the CEO and Co-founder of Teach For All, a global network of independent organizations that are cultivating their nations’ promising future leaders to ensure their most marginalized children have the chance to fulfill their true potential. She has a powerful journey and you’ll find great content on education and how to empower women around the world.
Scott Harrison - The founder and CEO of charity: water. He has an incredible story around social values, social impacts and giving safe and drinkable water around the world. Scott will be a true inspiration for your own journey. Give him a shot.
Naveen Jain - Is not at 100% social entrepreneur but is an entrepreneur with a passion to solve global challenges with innovation. His content on social innovation and how to change the world is so powerful that we, Humble Dreamer, can’t deny his importance. He founded more than 6 enterprises. You need to watch his Ted Talk on solving challenges through Innovation & Entrepreneurship.
by James Forbes
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