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Clay Water Brick

Finding Inspiration from Entrepreneurs Who Do the Most with the Least

By Jessica Jackley
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Clay Water Brick: Finding Inspiration from Entrepreneurs Who Do the Most with the Least by Jessica Jackley

Clay Water Brick explores the author’s unusual business career in connection with stories of successful micro-entrepreneurs all over the globe. These blinks reveal the strategies of entrepreneurs who make something out of nothing while making a difference in struggling communities.

  • Aspiring entrepreneurs worried that a lack of resources will hold them back
  • Activists interested in sustainable approaches to changing the world
  • Those who want to see global issues from an optimistic perspective

Jessica Jackley is a social entrepreneur and founder of the unique and successful micro-lending platform Kiva. With a focus on financial inclusion, the sharing economy and social justice, Jackley has played instrumental roles in a number of other enterprises. She holds an MBA from the Stanford Business School.

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