Entries from August 2011

Purpose SXSW 2012 Proposals

16 August 2011 · 1 Comment

Here are the SXSW 2012 presentation proposals from Purpose.com, and our sister organization, All Out: James Slezak: Creative Energy: Renewing the fight for renewables Jeremy Heimans & Alnoor Ladha: Doing Good Globally: Cosmopolitan Activism Stephanie Gerson: Social Design Fractals Lee-Sean Huang & Alessandra Orofino: DIY Design for Social Innovation Wesley Adams: Foundations for Change: Structuring Social Good We […]


Purpose hiring senior positions

15 August 2011 · 0 Comments

Purpose is actively hunting for a senior Movement Strategy Director and a CTO among our top priority hires. We’re also on the lookout for great talent for a Finance Manager, Creative Director, Developers, and Project Mangers – full list. For Movement strategy Director, we want someone who can architect major projects for clients, and create […]

New York · News · NYC · PURPOSE

Capoeira Journal 10 Aug 2011

10 August 2011 · 1 Comment

I went to morning class for the first time today. The class was taught by Faisão, and it was a great way to start the day. Before class I had a breakfast of pain au chocolat from a bakery in Essex Market. It was pretty good, but still not as good as Ceci Cela, or […]


Capoeira Journal – 4 Aug 2011

4 August 2011 · 0 Comments

I’m finally taking Ari’s advice to heart and writing a capoeira journal. I have tons of notebooks all over the place, but I lose them or get them mixed up with my other notes. I think blogging about it will make it easier for me. Three firsts this week: First time getting elbowed in the […]

Capoeira · New York · NYC