While others may run from a problem, innovators approach it like what it is: an opportunity. Some problems may be so big and systemic that one innovator can’t fix them alone. These problems need an entire ecosystem built to address them
Tackling political, economic and social inequality between the sexes is one such problem. The fuel for change is money. I’ve been watching that ecosystem build for years. It started as seeds that were spread far and wide. The soil wasn’t fertile. Yet, despite the odds, some took root. Now those seeds have reached critical mass — the point at which significant and unstoppable change can take place.