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Shooting for the Moon, Missing the Point – BRIGHT Magazine
"from a philanthropic perspective, we have to support the leadership of people most proximate to the world’s most pressing problems. We have to operate on the assumption that it is people — groups of people, not individual geniuses — that are the key technology in lasting social change. Wise donors will give these leaders even a small fraction of the permission to learn that Teller’s “Peter Pans with Ph.Ds” do. Paradigmatic change takes a long time; it should be prioritized — however slow — over the sector’s desire for fast, flashy results."
disruption  siliconvalley  xprize  moonshots 
march 2018 by WBedutech
Stop Disrupting For Disruption’s Sake – BRIGHT Magazine
"So much money is spent in a futile search for silver bullets rather than getting down to the hard work of nurturing complex school/family/community systems."
hewlett  disruption  siliconvalley  xprize  moonshots 
march 2018 by WBedutech

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