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Stop Asking “How Can I Help?”

Laura Gassner Otting

When faced with a problem, we ask ourselves: “How can I help?” But, what if it is precisely this question that is keeping us from making real progress towards solutions? Laura Gassner Otting offers a better question, one that solves the problem because it serves the solution and not just our own egos.

Laura Gassner Otting

Laura Gassner Otting

Laura Gassner Otting is an entrepreneur, civic catalyst and philanthropist. Early in her career she served as a Presidential Appointee in Bill Clinton’s White House, helping to shape AmeriCorps. Since then, Laura has jumpstarted many organizations, including the Nonprofit Professionals Advisory Group which aims to help nonprofits all sizes scale from social entrepreneurs to global philanthropists. She is the author of Mission-Drive, a book for those moving from profit to purpose.
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