ABOUT ME: Entrepreneur at age 14, I left my birth-land Bangladesh at the age of 17. Since then I call America my home. Founder of SHADOKA, NextChapter, and other companies. Shadoka’s products and solutions bring together the management frameworks and digital platforms to enable innovation, transformation, entrepreneurship, growth and social impact. NextChapter is a multidisciplinary collaborative research organization focused on sustainable and transformational changes. Author of several books, including Lift – Fostering the Leader in You Amid Revolutionary Global Change (Fast Company Press), and Everything Connects – How to transform and Lead in the Age of Creativity, Innovation and Sustainability (McGraw Hill). Contributor to Fast Company, Business Insider, and others. My work has also appeared in the Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Fox, CBS, Financial Times, Mergers & Acquisitions, Leadership Excellence, and Huffington Post among others. Here is my personal story on my blog – “Corridors of Carbondale”. And here is my professional biography. Follow me @faisal_hoque.