SET Inventors Challenge

Are your business plan writing skills up for a challenge? The SET inventors challege is a mission to commercialize technologies that benefit the devloping world.
They’re offering a competition open to grad students and professionals alike with two cash prizes for “best SROI analysis” and the plan “Most Likely to Create Major Benefits Overall”.
[via Mitra]

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has since grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.