Is there a formula to succeed in the social impact field?
We may not have the recipe for turning metal into gold but in this episode Meeghan Paul, Venture Growth Manager at Rippleworks share terrific insights on the career alchemy of social impact. With a rich background spanning 14 years in a wide variety of social impact leadership roles around the globe, Meeghan is a powerhouse in social impact and strategic leadership and has terrific insights on addressing complex challenges.
Here are 3 key takeaways from this episode:
[00:00:59] Megan describes how RippleWorks delivers maximum social value.
[00:19:01] Can you afford loans or have financing? Ask yourself first. Debt is a real concern. Master's degree is not a necessity. Hands-on learning and low-paid consulting valuable.
[00:22:14] Roshan Paul's impactful career and engagement.
[00:33:45] Advice for getting experience without experience.
[00:37:04] Job search frustration, purpose vs. practicality.
[00:38:24] Small scale angel investing in social impact.
[00:41:46] Remote work is helpful and flexible.
[00:47:25] Alignment of values crucial for successful relationships.
[00:49:59] Imposter syndrome in high-level management positions.
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