Poverty in Context: Mindsets for Growth

Do you exhibit a fixed mindset or a growth mindset? This graphic is from Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck’s book Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.  In it, she argues that “belief systems about our own abilities and potential fuel our behaviour and predict our success”.  Although not written about development and poverty, Dweck’s book outlines two distinct mindsets that reflect …

Design Thinking For Humanity

Imagine if we could solve the most pressing problems of the world in a way that created opportunity, not obligation. Imagine if we could tackle the toughest tasks and create not only profit, but also value for the planet and the people living in it. Imagine if we could create sustainable and scalable solutions by reimagining products and services in …

Who Are We?

We are a group of people with a vision. A vision that aims to change the way we change the world! There are hundreds of non-for-profit organizations around the world that seek to help people in need. Humanos focuses on impact and on addressing the underlying needs of the people at the bottom of the pyramid. By using the Design Thinking …