A Six-Word Memoir® is the story of your life—some part of it or all of it—told in exactly six words.

In classrooms and boardrooms, churches and synagogues, veteran's groups and across the dinner table, Six-Word Memoirs have become a powerful tool to catalyze conversation, spark imagination or simply break the ice.

Here on Six Words, we offer a simple platform to share the short, sharp story of your life, as well as provide daily prompts to share your six-word takes on the topics of our times.

More than half a million short stories have been shared here. Read more about six.

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What makes young people "change makers"?

by Amapola on May 15, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I am currently working on a project that aims at preparing young students in solving sustainability challenges for organisations. We like to call them 'change makers' and it is my task to define what it's meant by it. We do have an idea, but I am really interested in hearing your associations with this term 'young change maker'.


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