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Social Entrepreneurship

 

Innovative ideas for social entrepreneurs who tackle society’s problems

 

Education

Entrepreneurial Education

A new resource aims to nurture the next generation of social entrepreneurs and support them in their efforts to create social value in innovative ways.

 
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Social Entrepreneurship

Hiring Talent for the Social Enterprise Means Going Young

A look at the prospects and perils of building the right team.

By David Batstone | 8 | Oct. 31, 2012
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Ideas Changing Minds or Money Changing Hands?

Development cooperation support for social innovators is an opportunity that calls for a focus on social and ecological funds and the networks that regenerate and sustain them.

By Rafael Ziegler & Jana Gebauer | 1 | Oct. 19, 2012
 
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Social Entrepreneurship

The Development of Civil Society in China

A look at new research on philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, and impact investing in China.

By Jenna Nicholas | 2 | Oct. 1, 2012
 
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Nonprofits

The Eight-Word Mission Statement

Don’t settle for more.

By Kevin Starr | 26 | Sep. 18, 2012
 
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Education

Business and Education: Powerful Social Innovation Partners

Fostering entrepreneurship education and social innovation skills in schools improves youth employment prospects.

By Caroline Jenner | 2 | Aug. 27, 2012
 
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Social Entrepreneurship

The Responsible Entrepreneur

Four archetypes of entrepreneurship and how they contribute to a better world.

By Carol Sanford | 1 | Aug. 24, 2012
 
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Education

India Needs More Teachers, Better Teachers

If teachers aren’t focused on guiding students to learn and gain knowledge, the fight against educational inequity won’t progress.

By Devanik Saha | 4 | Aug. 14, 2012
 
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Technology & Design

Impact: The Lovechild of Innovation and Collaboration

The power of bringing people together—reflections on TechSoup Global Summit one year later.

By Daniel Ben-Horin | 14 | Jul. 18, 2012
 
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Impact Investing

Letter from London

A report on social innovation from England’s capital.

By Charmian Love | 4 | Jul. 10, 2012