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Problem Solved Podcast: David Bornstein on how to focus on solutions not problems

At a time when our decisions divide too many of us, David Bornstein, co-founder and chief executive of the Solutions Journalism Network, shares how to bring people together to solve complex problems. In this episode of the Problem Solved Podcast, David explains how to find common ground:

  • How to research to find solutions 
  • How to investigate replicating success near you to solve social problems
  • How all of us can build a solutions lens to apply in our own lives

David’s Bio: 

David Bornstein is the CEO and co-founder of the Solutions Journalism Network, which is working to establish solutions journalism as an integral part of mainstream news. He has been a journalist, focusing primarily on social innovation, for 30 years. From 2010-21, he co-authored the “Fixes” column in The New York Times, which focused on social innovation. He is the author of: How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas, which has been published in 25 languages, The Price of a Dream: The Story of the GrAmean Bank, and Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know. 


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