Create Jobs : End Poverty

In an awesome interview on his amazing home on Necker Island, a few very fortunate and awesome entrepreneurs had a great discussion with Sir Richard Branson. The whole interview is worth watching (but a little long at 40 minutes) But, there was on line that Branson shares that ties right in with the ideas of the Philanthropreneur:

"Creating business in themselves can solve social problems. By being an entrepreneur you create businesses that create jobs and by creating jobs you can help take people out of poverty."

To see more on what else businesses and entrepreneurs need to be doing to bring about social change, check it out here and skip ahead to 13:41: