He is the founder and an active advisor to the Taproot Foundation where he was the catalyst and lead architect of the $15 billion pro bono service market. He was the creative force behind the conception of the national Billion + Change campaign. Previously he worked in Silicon Valley developing the precursors to social media.
Widely known for his thought-leadership and a regular blogger for the Huffington Post, Stanford Social Innovation Review and LinkedIn, Aaron is a member of the Nonprofit Times Power & Influence Top 50, and has been recognized as a top social entrepreneur by Fast Company, Ashoka, Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, Manhattan Institute and theCommonWealth Club. In 2009, he received the highest honor bestowed on an alumnus of the University of Michigan.
I recommend this book to anyone who wants to make a difference in their life and those around them.
This book is an exit strategy; or, more than that, it's an opportunity to work to our full capacity - in energy and investment and purpose.
This book helped me along my path and made me think about how I can make a difference in unconventional ways.
A book really really splendid. Is filled with information, inspiration, whys and hows. It is necessary to read for Anyone. Anyone dispose to create a business in any sector. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Paulo Peres
If you do enough reading, conduct enough research and experienced an active life, you know this book was written by a younger individual who I believe will write something with a... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Boku Kodama
The book help to understand that a new pattern in economy and in human relations is emerging .
It gives the opportunity for people and companies to reconsider new... Read more
I recommend this book to anyone who wants to make a difference in their life and those around them. Find your purpose, then live your purpose!Published 4 months ago by Mark Cole
I really enjoy reading this book. Very interesting topic, written in an attractive way and goes below the surface structure.Published 5 months ago by Jiri Cerny
What exactly is the Purpose Economy? According to Aaron Hurst, it is defined "by the quest for people to have more [personal, social, and /or societal] purpose in their lives. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Robert Morris
I just finished The Purpose Economy in 3 sittings. First of all, you have to comprehend the gargantuan feat that is for me and how incredibly rare. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Peyton Rowe
Probably much like the other readers, I have been working towards finding purpose in my career for a while now. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Liza