Shared Dreams: The start of a real adventure…

By Kieran Arasaratnam   |  
Inspiring Stories

Next month 25 young people will be making a life-changing decision when they get on a plane to Sri Lanka. This cohort of bright in [...]

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The Most Beautiful People

By Gurbaksh Chahal   |  
Inspiring Stories

“The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have [...]

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How this determined woman has offered something better than charity

By Kieran Arasaratnam   |  
Inspiring Stories

There are few people that embody the ideals of “self-determination” and “empowerment” more completely than Leila Janah, wh [...]

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If you think you're not [insert reason] enough to do yoga

By Laurie Parma   |  
Inspiring Stories

The only aim of yoga is to practice mind-body awareness. The outcome of which is presence, relaxation and comfort in both mind and [...]

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Confirmation Bias - Selective Blindness in Action.

By Laurie Parma   |  
Inspiring Stories

The goal of the confirmation bias is to spot and bring up to attention familiar or endorsed knowledge. It’s our built-in ‘want [...]

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Knowledge. ‘Knowledge is power’

By Dil Sritharan   |  
Inspiring Stories

Knowledge. ‘Knowledge is power’ - an aphorism that has been repeated countless times, in countless languages, across countless [...]

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Are you really taking note of your big life lessons? These are my hard earned 38.

By Rafael Sarandeses   |  
Inspiring Stories

Change is very difficult to embrace. On the one hand, everything around you is actually designed so that you don’t change. Peopl [...]

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The Rohingya crisis is not an isolated tragedy – it’s the shape of things to come

By Kieran Arasaratnam   |  
Inspiring Stories

The plight of Myanmar’s Rohingya people is a sad and familiar story. For months now, our news feeds have been clogged with incre [...]

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‘The Grace Show’

By Samantha Woodcock   |  
Inspiring Stories

On my second day of beginning Oxford university, I met Grace Clough. Our first encounter will be one I won’t forget. I saw her l [...]

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In his own words: What five top quotes from Muhammad Yunus

By Kieran Arasaratnam   |  
Inspiring Stories

“With seven major published works to his name, it is hard to condense the wisdom of Grameen Bank founder and Nobel laureate Muha [...]

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The thing called work...

By Viji Mahalingam   |  
Inspiring Stories

At the beginning of the year I had one of the best jobs that I had in my career, at least from the point of view of having had a g [...]

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One small step for sustainability…

By Kieran Arasaratnam   |  
Inspiring Stories

Once upon a time investing with a conscience was the preserve of a few evangelicals in the capital markets. And talk of sustainabi [...]

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From Tragedy To Blessing: Kushil’s Journey

By Kieran Arasaratnam   |  
Inspiring Stories

“Uinspire founder Kieran Arasaratnam interviews Kushil Gunasekara, a pioneer in community development and impact investment in S [...]

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