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The White Monks

Shubham Anand, one of this year’s Skoll Scholars, shares his thoughts as he begins his MBA in Oxford. It is a universal human quest to search for a grand unifying theory. The physicists are almost there with the recent discovery of the Higgs-Boson or the God particle. Prof Fritjof Capra in his famous book “The […]

What Barack Obama and Social Enterprise Have in Common

With the new academic year kicking off, the debates and discussions are well underway.   Skoll Scholar Mark Hand takes a moment to reflect. During the 2008 US presidential election, then-candidate Barack Obama described himself as a human Rorschach test, an amorphous inkblot in response which Americans revealed their own motivations, biases, hopes and fears. Social enterprise, I […]

Opportunities of the Week

Summer months here in Oxford typically mean holiday time (in fact I’ve just returned from mine), but that doesn’t mean the opportunities have stopped rolling across our desks at the Skoll Centre. Check out the most recent job postings and opportunities we’ve seen that might peak your interest!   Skoll Centre Competitive Grants-Call for Proposals […]

Opportunities of the Week

It’s the end of the week here in Oxford, so you know what that means. Check out the opportunities that came across our desk this week and have a great weekend!   Job openings at the Thomson Reuters Foundation Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of the world’s leading provider of news and information, is […]

Opportunities of the Week

The last term of the year is winding down here at the Said Business School, rx but that doesn’t mean opportunities don’t keep rolling in.  Check out the ones below to see if they may be of interest to you.   Churchill Travelling Fellowships Are you a Social Entrepreneur? Do you run a Social Enterprise? […]