We haven’t done a roundup in a while, but given all the traveling you might be doing this holiday season, we thought we put a few posts together for all that sitting and down time. We’ve corralled 8 fascinating articles that will change your perspective on social progress, innovation and what’s left to tackle in the world today.
Tip: For a great reading experience, with few distractions, save the articles to your Feedly or Instapaper and take them to go.
Big Data is everywhere these days, but it isn’t just for big organizations. Learn how one small organization is using data to do big things, by effectively influencing education policy in Washington D.C.
Honestly, its difficult to choose just one article out of the all the interesting topics covered on Stanford Social Innovation Review’s blog. I thought this was an interesting piece to read after Bill Gates’ “Good News You May Have Missed.”