Moonshots and Crown Jewels: Redesigning the Global Startup Program (GSP)

Last May, after I finished my business modeling session at SU’s Incubator, Monique Giggy, VP of Ventures, asked me to take a walk. As we strolled around the NASA campus, …

Read more

Basepaws’ Anna Skaya: The Joy of Building a Startup That Matters

I love being a founder. I love working hard, having fun and getting things done—and having done this a few times, I know first-hand how exciting it is when momentum …

Read more

Introducing the GSP Activate Denmark Cohort!

Many of our world’s most pressing problems fall within health, poverty, and disaster resilience. In fact, overpopulation and poverty in urban areas increase the risk of natural disaster vulnerabilities. These …

Read more

Thinking in Technicolor and the Art of Receiving Feedback

I recently discussed nurturing an exponential mindset and why that is important. To further help you adopt that expanded way of thinking, I’ve identified a couple of critical pre-cursors to …

Read more

Nurturing an Exponential Mindset: Two Lessons on How to Expand Your Thinking

In the US, we have a saying (which I first heard from my former Mozilla colleague David Asher): If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail. …

Read more

Creating Business Models for an Exponential Age

In economics, one of the most famous and taught concepts is the demand curve—it depicts the relationship between price and quantity (high price, few buyers; low price, many buyers). Typically …

Read more

Leadership in Action: Innovation for Impact at the Billion Scale

As we commemorate SU’s 10th anniversary, we’re reflecting on the impressive work of SU’s 60+ Portfolio Companies. These impact-focused ventures are building moonshot solutions to global challenges using exponential technologies. …

Read more

Are You Thinking Incrementally or Exponentially?

How do you create and lead an exponential business? How might you achieve breakthrough results in this time of profound disruption and accelerating change? Before you can change what you …

Read more

Catching Up With…Jill Finlayson

Jill Finlayson is Singularity University’s Mentor Program Director. Jill is an accomplished leader and mentor who has worked globally to amplify voices, advance entrepreneurship, and promote economic opportunities for all. …

Read more

Radical Ideas and Real Impact: How to Transform Your Startup into a Scalable Global Business

“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. In many ways, the evolution of our Global Startup …

Read more