It’s time to share the inspiring organisations and the wonderful people that I, Karolien from Look Up, follow. Read more on Personal Inspiration (3).
- His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama (Dalai Lama, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube)
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, describes himself as a simple Buddhist monk. He is the spiritual leader of Tibet. He was born on 6 July 1935, to a farming family, in a small hamlet located in Taktser, Amdo, northeastern Tibet. The Dalai Lamas are believed to be manifestations of Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezig, the Bodhisattva of Compassion and the patron saint of Tibet. Bodhisattvas are realised beings inspired by a wish to attain Buddhahood for the benefit of all sentient beings, who have vowed to be reborn in the world to help humanity.
- Lisa Nichols (Motivating The Masses, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube)
Lisa Nichols is one of the world’s most-requested motivational speakers, as well as a media personality and corporate CEO whose global platform has reached and served nearly 30 million people. From a struggling single mom on public assistance to a millionaire entrepreneur, Lisa’s courage and determination has inspired fans worldwide and helped countless audiences breakthrough, to discover their own untapped talents and infinite potential.
- Quartz (Quartz, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube)
Quartz was founded in 2012 to serve a new kind of business leader with bracingly creative and intelligent journalism that’s built for users first. They help their audience see around corners, navigate disruption in their industries, build fulfilling careers, broaden their views of the world, and enjoy lives rich with culture.
- Inc. (Inc., Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube)
Everything you need to know to start and grow your business now.
- Dr. Maya Angelou’s legacy (Maya Angelou, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube)
Maya Angelou was born as Marguerite Johnson on April 4th, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri and raised in St. Louis and Stamps, Arkansas. Maya Angelou became one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. With over 50 honorary doctorate degrees Dr. Maya Angelou became a celebrated poet, memoirist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist.
- Thomson Reuters Foundation News (Thomson Reuters Foundation News, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube)
They cover the world’s under-reported stories: Humanitarian crises, climate change, human trafficking, land rights and women’s rights issues.