Ce n’est pas parce qu’on travaille dans l’impact que tout est rose
Sharing good travel tips with as many people as possible so that travel is accessible to all!
It is our will to keep our independence on the whole brand and to be master of our ethical choices at any time.
Tomorrow we will no longer say I'm going to do my shopping but I'm going to pay my producers.
First prove by A+B that it works, and once you have a proof of concept, go and get funding to scale it up
As a decentralised organisation, everyone at Makesense can make decisions on the issues that are important to them.
You have to let go of asking for money & take it as a game.
There are beautiful stories that are born with a bit of audacity.
I had no unemployment. I gave myself three months to earn a living.
You can find different tricks to make a living without being profitable at first.
I have been told "Your prices are not very social". In this case, you have to educate people.
We left without a business model. Or even the desire to find one. At the beginning it was the Social and Suicidal Economy.
We had €2,000 to spare. We needed €110,000 to get started.
As long as you have the impression that selling is taking, you limit the impact you can have.
We did two fundraising events, one of which was under bad conditions, for bad reasons.
We started from scratch in the control of money.