Hiring a Director of Operations

We're here to build a world where learning is a human right. The Director of Operations is responsible for maintaining and improving Akimbo's day-to-day operations. The responsibilities are a mix of…

Q&A - Director of Student Experience role at Akimbo

Our Chief Learning Officer Marie Schacht and Interim Senior Head Coach Rick Kitagawa hosted a live webinar on June 2 to answer questions about the Director of Student Experience role we are hiring. Watch the recording of the webinar: We had lots of other questions asked, and we promised you…

Hiring a Director of Student Experience

Our deepest impact happens when we dismantle systems of oppression with a curious mindset, intentional collaboration and global connection. Akimbo, Inc. is a public benefit corporation that creates online learning experiences for leaders across the globe…

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

Today in the United States, we remember Martin Luther King, Jr and his work as a civil rights leader. You may know this part of his most famous speech: "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be…

Reflections on the assault of the United States Capitol

Yesterday's horrific acts of violence—incited by President Trump and carried out by a group of his supporters—filled us with rage, fear, frustration and sadness. The assault on the United States Capitol and American democracy was another shocking precedent set and also unsurprising to many who have been living…

News, reflections and possibility

2020 has helped us see our responsibilities and possibilities in a new light. A global pandemic, a significant change in the way we live and the vivid and long-overdue focus on racial injustice have made 2020 a year for reflection and showing up with greater intention. At HQ, we’ve…

Black Lives Matter

There’s a lot of work we have to do as a team at Akimbo. We believe that transparency in our commitment to the long haul will help us go farther and deeper in this work. Right now, we are deeply enrolled in analyzing our organization’s current structures and…