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Clay, water, brick

Jessica Jackley

Clay, water, brick

finding inspiration from entrepreneurs who do the most with the least

by Jessica Jackley

  • 92 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Case studies,
  • Businesspeople,
  • Entrepreneurship

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJessica Jackley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB615 .J27 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 191 pages
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27186464M
    ISBN 100679643761
    ISBN 109780679643760
    LC Control Number2014036552
    OCLC/WorldCa891001558

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      In Clay Water Brick, Jackley challenges readers to embrace entrepreneurship as a powerful force for change in the world. She shares her own story of founding Kiva with little more than a laptop and a dream and the stories and the lessons she has learned from those across the globe who are doing the most with the least. On the other hand, the compressive strength of brick samples which is affected by both porosity and SiO 2 amount has been increased by mixing SIS content of 20 %. Thus using SIS in clay brick construction is an effective way to make a porous and lighter brick which meets the required standards of structural and environmental issues.

      This certainly holds true for Clay Water Brick, the wonderful new book by social entrepreneur Jessica Jackley. Jackley's personal journey co-founding Kiva, the world's first peer-to-peer microlending website, will inform and inspire anyone looking to pursue their dreams. Clay Water Brick, a Book That Might Just Change Your Entire Perspective on Making a Better World If you have the spirit of an entrepreneur, heart of a social disruptor, hand of a poverty fighter and mind of microfinacier, then don’t miss reading Clay Water Brick: Finding Inspiration from Entrepreneurs Who Do the Most with the Least by Kiva.


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When the water absorption is too low, i.e. below 12%, it may be difficult to obtain a proper bond between the mortar and the bricks. Clay Water Brick | In the tradition of Kabul Beauty School and Start Something That Matters comes an inspiring story of social entrepreneurship from the co-founder of Kiva, the first online microlending platform for the working poor.

In Clay Water Brick, Jackley challenges readers to embrace entrepreneurship as a powerful force for change in the world. She shares her own story of founding Kiva with little more than a laptop and a dream, and the stories and the lessons she has learned from those across the globe who are doing the most with the least.

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