Untethered is a 20-minute introduction to the causes and consequences of social isolation. Written for philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, community-builders, policy-makers, and other dreamer-doers, it describes key fronts in the fight for greater human connection -- a fight in which you play a vital role.   


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About the Author

David Hsu is Director of Business Innovation at the social impact agency Propper Daley. He brings 12 years of cross-sector experience crafting organizational strategy, research insights, and campaigns to unlock social impact. A political scientist with the heart of a community-builder, David is author of “Untethered: A Primer on Social Isolation” and speaks about human connection in the digital age. He previously worked in strategy and complex sales at NationBuilder, the a16z-backed software companythat powers grassroots movements around the world, and was a visiting lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania. David is a board member at L.A. Kitchen and advisor for Encore.org’s Generation to Generation campaign. He holds a B.A. from Duke and Ph.D. from Princeton.



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