Simon Willis, European Managing Director of Change.org, challenges the belief that anger is inappropriate, misplaced and counterproductive. We can’t help but feel anger when we see injustice and unfairness, the question is what do we do with it. Find out how to nurture your spark in order to make change in the world.
Simon Willis is European Managing Director of change.org; the world's leading social enterprise helping ordinary people to achieve social change, with 140 million users and growing fast. Nearly every hour, across 196 countries, a petition on change.org achieves victory. Simon has also been CEO of The Young Foundation, run a global social innovation group for Cisco and worked for the British government in various roles including Head of Financial crime. Simon grew up in Australia and has lived in Brixton for the last 25 years with his wife, four children, one dog and one cat. Website: www.change.org Twitter: @simonpwillis | @Change
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