The Responsibility of Conveners in Light of the #MeToo Movement

When a social movement takes hold of society in the way #MeToo has over the…


Until there is a shift in participant priorities, the panel will never die.…

The Power of Proximity: Envisioning a Shared Future

The end of a year always makes me stop and think about where that year began.…


2017 Reflections on the State of Convening

Thirty years ago a group of young American business leaders began to convene…


FLII 2018 Preview: Latin American Impact Investing Forum

Good news: the impact ecosystem has never been stronger in Latin America and at…


What is a "Manel" and Why is it Unacceptable for Impact Investing?

“Manels”—the term I am using here to refer to the all-male panel--are so…


3 Principles for Collaboration and Impact at #EGSummit2017

Every fall, Echoing Green gathers world-class social entrepreneurs for several…


Conference Recap: Survive and Thrive

As entrepreneurs, we can easily get caught up in the day-to-day hustle of…


Sprout Summit: 5 Proven Ways to Grow Your Social Enterprise

As a social entrepreneur, it’s vital that, in addition to developing and…


Social Enterprise Alliance Summit 2017 Recap

Conveners.org Member Social Enterprise Alliance hosted it's annual Summit in…