I’ve started a new interview series called The A-List with Alex Cequea, where I interview social entrepreneurs and innovators from every field who are making the world a better place. I’ll be posting articles about the interviews that I do on a regular basis, and giving you a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to grow a brand new audience, and lessons I’ll learn along the way.
You’ve probably heard the hoopla around Bitcoin (the online cryptocurrency), and if you’ve been playing close attention, you’ve also probably heard about Dogecoin, the most popular new kid on the block. Taking a step back and looking at the whole picture, I wanted to explore alternative currency systems in general. What are they and how do they work? Are they sustainable? Are they meant to replace established systems? Questions, questions.
What are the challenges of running an alternative educational system? And why do we need one in the first place? Steve Cooperman has been involved with alternative education since childhood. In this interview, he shares some of the challenges involved with structuring alternative learning environments and gives his insight into how he thinks we’re able to learn most efficiently. Continue reading Running an Alternative Education System–With Steve Cooperman
I’m really excited about this interview! I’ve known Yahya Bakkar for a few years now. I met him in college, and watched as he dropped out of college, turned himself into a successful motivational speaker, and found his long-lost mom after 24 years–a story he chronicled as part of a documentary called The Secret of Destiny. Continue reading Turning Your Passion into a Career–With Yahya Bakkar