45 episodes

Taking inspiration from the United Nations 17 biggest challenges that face the planet, we bring you conversations with the leaders of the most innovative technology companies tackling these Global Goals. You'll also learn from the impact investors leveraging their capital to help these companies achieve massive scale. Join us each week to stay informed on the companies paving the way to create solutions to our world's greatest challenges on the Global Goals Project!

Global Goals Project Chandler Perog

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 26 Ratings

Taking inspiration from the United Nations 17 biggest challenges that face the planet, we bring you conversations with the leaders of the most innovative technology companies tackling these Global Goals. You'll also learn from the impact investors leveraging their capital to help these companies achieve massive scale. Join us each week to stay informed on the companies paving the way to create solutions to our world's greatest challenges on the Global Goals Project!

    We Want to Hear From You!

    We Want to Hear From You!

    Key Links
    www.globalgoalsproject.io Katy invites listeners to post their thoughts and feedback on the site, and announces a short break.
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    Produced by Simpler Media

    • 1 min
    Saving the Planet with Cricket Protein

    Saving the Planet with Cricket Protein

    Key Links
    https://criknutrition.com/ https://youtu.be/RW-wi0wfJ28 https://youtu.be/75mG3NnYYHk In this episode, founder Alex Drysden talks about the business model of a disruptive supplement company, following your WHY in the face of challenge, and building a brand to change people's mindsets. What is Crik Nutrition? How did it start? Why are crickets good for us and for the planet? Why is it taking so long for cricket-based foods to hit the market? Are you developing your own farming, or focusing on brand development? How do you maintain sustainable sourcing and methods? How do you create a disruptive business model with e-commerce? What has been the most important thing to keep you going when Crik seemed like it wouldn't work? Listen in to hear what it takes for a mission-driven e-commerce company to change the insect stigma and disrupt an unsustainable industry.

    • 45 min
    How to Integrate the UN Global Goals Into Your Business

    How to Integrate the UN Global Goals Into Your Business

    Lila Karbassi is the Chief of Programs at the United Nations Global Compact. The UNGC exists to help companies implement the UN Global Goals, track their progress, and give them tools to continually improve their practices.
    Key Links:
    https://www.unglobalcompact.org/ The Paris Agreement: https://unfccc.int/files/essential_background/convention/application/pdf/english_paris_agreement.pdf In this episode, you'll hear:
    What is the UN Global Compact, and who is involved? Why should companies adopt the Sustainable Development Goals? How does the UNGC help companies implement the SDGs into their business? What will happen to the planet in the next 5 years if business practices don't change? What are some of the top initiatives? Do you think we're on pace to hit the SDG's by 2030? Tune in to get an inside look at the Global Goals from the UN Global Goals initiative for businesses.
     
    More details:   http://www.globalgoalsproject.io/ungc/
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    This episode was hosted by our Creative Director, Katy Ward. Chandler Perog was the interviewer and is our Executive Director. Production and distribution by Simpler Media Productions.
    For insight into how business and cutting edge technology are changing the world, visit us at GlobalGoalsProject.io

    • 42 min
    Quantifying Good with Impact Accounting

    Quantifying Good with Impact Accounting

     
    https://ecotone-partners.com Betterfuturesminnesota.com  
    When Ted Carling and Tim Roman tackled the problem of measuring impact to get useful data, they didn’t expect to work on the next level of business accounting. 
    In this episode, we cover:
    What is the mission and vision of Ecotone Analytics?  How you measure impact? How does impact measurement make it easier to raise capital? Can you share the business model of Ecotone? Can you share more about the App your building? What are the biggest challenges you'll have to overcome to scale? How can impact accounting and measurement forward the Sustainable Development Goals? Listen in to hear how quantifying impact has transformed their client’s businesses and funding efforts, and where to start when looking at the impact of your company and investments.
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    Produced by Simpler Media

    • 39 min
    B Lab's Innovative Tools to Help Impact Companies Grow Sustainably

    B Lab's Innovative Tools to Help Impact Companies Grow Sustainably

    B Lab exists to support the cultural change happening around business: How can we create social change with business? And how can we operate sustainably, from sourcing to selling? 
     
    Key Links:
    https://bcorporation.net/ https://bthechange.com/ https://bimpactassessment.net/  
    In this episode, we talk with B Lab executives Laura and Amanda to find out:
    What is the mission and vision of B Lab? Can you give us a quick background of B Lab and why you got involved? How does the ecosystem work? What stage of business would you recommend to take the assessment? Why should people measure their impact? What are the benefits? Can you share more about B Analytics? What kind of companies are signing up to use this tool? Can you share with us how you integrated the Global Goals with B Lab? How can we get involved? Tune in to discover how you can use the Impact Assessment as a guide for your own business growth, and how you can use the B Lab Analytics to inform your investments. 
    More details:  http://www.globalgoalsproject.io/b-lab/ 
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    This episode was hosted by our Creative Director, Katy Ward. Chandler Perog was the interviewer and is our Executive Director. Production and distribution by Simpler Media Productions.
    For insight into how business and cutting edge technology are changing the world, visit us at GlobalGoalsProject.io

    • 47 min
    Conscious Company Acceleration with Fledge

    Conscious Company Acceleration with Fledge

    Fledge Accelerators have helped 81 companies from 26 countries since 2012. Their goal is to help foster a wave of companies that make a measurable impact in the world, collectively improving in the lives of everyone on the planet.
     
    Key Links:
    www.fledge.co The Next Step entrepreneur’s curriculum Fledge Demo Day on YouTube  
    In this episode, we ask: What is the mission and vision of Fledge? Can you share why you started Fledge? Can you share more about how you structure the business model for Fledge? What does the ideal business for Fledge look like? Do you work with exponential tech companies? Why or why not? Can you share more on the methodology to scale? How are you measuring the impact? What do you think it'll take to solve the Global Goals? Any final challenges to the audience? Listen in to hear the founder of Fledge talk through their learning-focused accelerator model and the community of impact businesses they are building across the globe.
     
    More details:   http://www.globalgoalsproject.io/luni-libes/
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    This episode was hosted by our Creative Director, Katy Ward. Chandler Perog was the interviewer and is our Executive Director. Production and distribution by Simpler Media Productions.
    For insight into how business and cutting edge technology are changing the world, visit us at GlobalGoalsProject.io

    • 48 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
26 Ratings

26 Ratings

Michael Goodrum ,

Important AND Entertaining

This podcast is unbelievably insightful and breaks down complex topics in a way that's digestible for the laymen. Can't wait to continue listening!!

Eeziest ,

Great podcast

Listen to this! Chandler is a awesome host and he has great guests that share amazing insights on an array of topics.

Youn mind 23 ,

Love it

Chandler, the podcast is awesome and the content in insightful. I can't wait to listen to more episodes. Keep them coming!
-Daddy May

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