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April 15, 2015

New Ways to Reshape Broken Systems: Creating Solutions that Work for People

The Problems that get solved have everything to do with who's doing the solving: their experience, perspective and insights into whom they're solving problems for. Unexpected entrepreneurs - and entrepreneurs attacking problems from unexpected places - open up new possibilities for big solutions.

This prompt was discussed at the Gathering of Leaders by a panel that included Jen Pahlka, Founder & Executive Director of Code for America; Frederick Hutson, Founder & CEO of Pigeonly; and Kimberly Bryant, Founder & Executive Director of Black Girls CODE. Scroll down to see some of the ideas that were sparked by this conversation during the Gathering and tell us what you think on Twitter (@NewProfit).

This is the third installment of the series - #NPGathering15: Rewinding to Keep the Conversation Going - click here to view part one and part two.


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