Tag Archive: nations

  1. There’s A New Index In Town….

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    About five years ago, the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council proposed a new index be developed, one that would “increase the impact that social entrepreneurs, business leaders, and policy makers can have in the world.” The general idea was the new index would measure social progress and spur competition between nations to improve the environment for social innovation in much the way the Global Competitiveness Index assesses the drivers of economic productivity and prosperity and identifies nations that are most competitive. (more…)

  2. What Makes A Great Invention?

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    It probably depends on who you ask. The Dragon’s, investors from the television reality show Dragon’s Den, share their opinions on air but do not always get it right. (more…)