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Founder’s Corner: A New Season of Startup Insights from Renowned Entrepreneurs

June 20, 2017

Omidyar Network’s Emerging Tech team has launched the second season of Founder’s Corner.

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Roy Steiner
Senior Director, Learning & Impact

If You Don’t Have Something Nice To Say…

June 15, 2017

If you don’t have something nice to say, don’t say anything at all.

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Founder’s Corner: Key Insights from Season 1

June 13, 2017

With eight founder interviews from Season 1 of our Founder’s Corner podcast, we’re rounding up our favorite lessons from each conversation as we gear up for the launch of Season 2.

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Roy Steiner
Senior Director, Learning & Impact

The Power of Asking Good Questions

June 8, 2017

Splendor, Beauty, Glory, Knowledge — these are some of the names of the months in the Baha’i calendar.

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Eliza Erikson
Venture Partner
&
Emily Feenstra
Associate, Investments

Potential to Leapfrog? The Opportunity for Ed-Tech to Enable Differentiated and Personalized Learning in Emerging Markets

June 5, 2017

A decade ago, particularly in emerging markets, education conversations focused largely on ways to increase access for all learners.

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Masha Lisak
Manager, Intellectual Capital

Lean Data Discoveries: Dr. Consulta

June 2, 2017

Our investee Dr. Consulta gained a deeper understanding of their patients’ needs using Acumen's Lean Data Project.

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Roy Steiner
Senior Director, Learning & Impact

Becoming Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable

June 1, 2017

No one likes being uncomfortable.

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Robynn Steffen
Senior Manager, Impact Investing

Maximizing Impact: Twilio.org Launches New Fund

May 25, 2017

Omidyar Network partners with Twilio to launch the Twilio.org Impact Fund, supporting nonprofits and social enterprises that are accelerating impact through communications technologies.

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Rob Veres
Venture Partner

Why We Invested: Bunker

May 18, 2017

A frequent topic in the robust discussion of the future of work is the 

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Anamitra Deb
Director, Intellectual Capital
&
Tracy Williams
Senior Manager, Intellectual Capital

How Listening to Consumers Can Help Bridge the Digital Divide and Build a Currency of Trust in Financial Services in India

May 17, 2017

Vikas is a vegetable farmer and trader in rural Maharashtra, India. Every day, before heading to the market, he takes photos of his daily yield of produce and sends them to a few wholesalers using WhatsApp.

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Announcement

Omidyar Network Welcomes LeapFrog as Co-Investor in Cignifi

Omidyar Network is pleased to welcome LeapFrog Investments as co-investors in Cignifi, a big data platform powering large-scale financial inclusion.

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Aadhaar-based businesses catch the eye of impact investors

Roopa Kudva talked with Business Standard about Omidyar Network's investments in businesses using elements of the India Stack.

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Financial Supervision Is Set for Digital Transformation

In a piece published to Lets Talk Payments, Smita Aggarwal and Kabir Kumar share insights on the digital transformation occurring in financial supervision

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