Author: lucasabia

From financial comms to behavioural economics and innovation research. A chartered marketer (MCIM) with an MBA, I am currently pursuing a PhD in Entrepreneurship focusing on investor behaviour in the context of equity crowdfunding. Teaching is part of the journey. I blog here: thisisoliver.co

Father Of Social Entrepreneurship Says ‘Society Is At A Profound Turning Point’ [VIDEO]

Bill Drayton, founder and CEO of Ashoka, literally coined the term “social entrepreneur” when he founded the nonprofit back in 1980, almost 40 years ago. He also decided that changemaker was one word and not two, something the Oxford dictionary now recognizes (though Webster’s does not, to the Drayton’s consternation). Drayton says, “We all sense that society is at a profound, indeed historic turning point.”