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Social Entrepreneurship

 

Innovative ideas for social entrepreneurs who tackle society’s problems

 

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
 
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Technology & Design

Gaming with a Purpose

Serious games tap into the same culture of online friendship from social networking to fuel peer involvement and encourage collaboration around real-world challenges.

By William Brindley | Jul. 9, 2012
 
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Social Entrepreneurship

Same Goals, Lost Synergies

We must blend the knowledge base and research techniques of social psychology with the enthusiasm and business expertise of social innovators.

By Neil Reeder | Jul. 6, 2012