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Entrepreneurship is for everyone - Moving towards inclusive entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is for everyone - Moving towards inclusive entrepreneurship

This blog was originally published on the OECD Forum Network here.

The world is changing rapidly, and along with it, the working life. Industrialization, globalization, digitization, robotization  - these are all making old jobs obsolete and thus, deepening the unemployment challenges our societies face. So how do we overcome these problems? Entrepreneurship is a buzzword and it is mentioned in multiple fora as a critical component of the solution. Increasingly, it comes with the prefix “inclusive”. What is inclusive entrepreneurship?

Job description: Funzi Evangelist

Job description: Funzi Evangelist

Most working in the tech industry are familiar with the concept of the technology evangelist. A person that takes the technology, product, or service that a company develops, creates a story around it, and roams the world, making everyone aware - and a fan - of that tech, product, or service. Globally, famous service and technology evangelists include Steve Jobs, Guy Kawasaki, Dan’l Lewin, and my fellow Finn, Peter Vesterbacka. Not all technologies succeed or survive and that makes the job of the evangelist often lonely and always challenging.