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The Institute for Open Economic Networks (I-Open) is an educational, economic and workforce development initiative based in Cleveland, Ohio U.S.A.

This page features video interviews from the I-Open library (right).

Top Performers Aug 16, 2015 – Aug 23, 2015:
• #1 - The Nature in Leadership - Introduction with Jackie Lowe Stevenson, Founder and CEO, The Spirit of Leadership.
• #2 - Diversity For Growth by Richard T. Herman, Immigration Lawyer and Author.
• #3 - COINS 2009 Conference with Peter Gloor, Research Scientist, Massachusetts Institute for Technology's Center for Collective Intelligence.

Stories are contributed to the library by a network of entrepreneurial developers in Open Source Economic Development. People share their perspective on how things work in emerging economies. Most have said they learned far more than what they gave.

Support the I-Open Library:
1.) Make a donation. For the price of a cup of coffee, lunch, or a meal, donations publish interviews and support technology. Go to the "Tip Jar" located on every library page and make your donation - no amount is too small to be received with gratitude.
2. ) Embed your video on your blog or website by copying and pasting the video embed code.
3. ) Add your Like, Share and Comment to videos, each and every one counts!

In an era of exponential social, economic and environmental shift, we stand before new frontiers abundant with opportunities for anyone prepared to grasp them. Our mission at I-Open is to share these educational experiences, and using collaborative web 2.0 technologies, bring us closer to our future.

- Betsey Merkel, Editor & Publisher

Copyright © 2005-2015 I-Open. I-Open publishes under a Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works license.

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