Required Read: Banker To The Poor

Required Read: Banker To The Poor

muhammad yunusOur big hero of the moment is Muhammad Yunus who created the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh to offer micropayment loans to the poorest of the poor. His book 'Banker To The Poor' describes the road Yunus took to free 35 million from systematic slavery - a journey that led to him winning the Nobel Peace prize.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 29 january 2007

Here are a couple of great moments of inspiration from the pages of the book.

On bosses as teachers:

On creating counter-culture:


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