For years, I've tried to do it all as a maverick. I've turned down many opportunities to collaborate with people or organizations that stray even slightly from my purist intentions. But if I've learned anything over the past year, it's that the more vulnerable I'm able to be, the more the world becomes vulnerable.
Jordan Phoenix is an author, social entrepreneur, speaker, and scalability consultant. His book, "It’s All My Fault: How I Messed Up the World, and Why I Need Your Help to Fix It" describes paradigm shifting ideas to address the biggest global challenges we face as a species; such as poverty, homelessness, and underemployment. He is the founder of Project Free World, an organization that facilitates the creation of collaborative social innovation projects in order to provide the proper food, rights, education, and environment to every person on the planet. He also writes a personal development blog called Uncommon Sense for 21st Century Living to examine the rapidly evolving landscape of life in the modern era. Jordan’s work has been featured in The New Yorker, The Times of India, RT America, Lifehack, MindBodyGreen, The New York Observer, The Social Journal,GOOD, and The Spark Documentary. He was recognized as a Quora Top Writer in 2013.
The purpose behind this journey of over 1000 miles is much bigger than me. It's a quest to highlight solutions to some of our biggest global challenges, and begin the process of implementing them in areas that need it. Which challenges am I speaking about?
09/07/2014 09:53 EDT
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