Lean Impact: How to Innovate for Radically Greater Social Good

Lean Impact: How to Innovate for Radically Greater Social Good


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781119506607
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 10/30/2018
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 215,755
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

ANN MEI CHANG is the Executive Director of Lean Impact at Lean Startup Company. Previously, she served at USAID (one of the largest funders of international development) as Chief Innovation Officer and the Executive Director of the U.S. Global Development Lab. Prior to her pivot to social good, Ann Mei was a seasoned Silicon Valley executive, with more than twenty years' experience at such leading companies as Google, Apple, and Intuit, as well as a number of startups.

Table of Contents

Foreword 7

Introduction 11

Part I: Inspire 20

Chapter 1: Innovation is the Path, Impact is the Destination 21

Chapter 2: What is Your Audacious Goal? 33

Chapter 3: Love the Problem, Not Your Solution 44

Chapter 4: Finding the "Big Idea" 57

Chapter 5: Lessons from The Lean Startup 66

Part II: Validate 90

Chapter 6: Start Small, Iterate Fast 93

Chapter 7: Value 113

Chapter 8: Growth 138

Chapter 9: Impact 164

Part III: Transform 189

Chapter 10: Systems Change 192

Chapter 11: Financing Innovation 201

Chapter 12: A Message to Funders 220

Chapter 13: Making It Stick 241

Chapter 14: A World of Impact 256

Disclosures 273

Acknowledgements 275

About the Author 280


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