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Tag: Social Enterprise


Innovative ways that nonprofits can generate income by selling products and services



A Good Business for Poor People

By Lisa Jones Christensen, David Lehr, & Jason Fairbourne | 1 | May. 26, 2010

Technology & Design

Micro-multinationals Rising

Small, Web-wired start-ups that are using social media to find, then recruit, the best new talent from around the globe and leverage it for immediate innovation, impact, and sustainability.

By Marcia Stepanek | May. 14, 2010
SSIR blogger Jenna Nicholas has worked for the Oxford Hub, the Stanford Social Innovation Review, the Stanford Centre for Philanthropy and Civil Society, and Global Health Corps.


Catalytic Philanthropy Forces Collaboration in Leadership

A look at leadership in the social sector.

By Jenna Nicholas | 2 | May. 3, 2010


Turning the Tides: The Future of Environmentally Conscious Social Innovation

A report from the global environment conference Turning the Tide.

By Shane Moise | Apr. 22, 2010
SSIR blogger Regina Ridley joined the Stanford Social Innovation Review in 2006 as publishing director.

Socially Responsible Business

Radical Transparency Will Change the World

A new counterbalance to corporate power is developing.

By Regina Ridley | 6 | Apr. 20, 2010

Nonprofit Management

How to Start a Nonprofit Side Hustle: Know the Basics

For those looking to expand their employment options, nonprofit consulting may be the perfect option for your skills.

By Rosetta Thurman | Apr. 2, 2010
SSIR blogger Sean Stannard-Stockton is CEO of Tactical Philanthropy Advisors. Strategic Philanthropy

Philanthropy Made to Stick

A look at how Kiva created a compelling model that hooked everyday donors into their social impact world.

By Sean Stannard-Stockton | 7 | Mar. 24, 2010

Social Entrepreneurship

Less What, More How: A Review of Nilofer Merchant’s The New How

A review of The New How: Creating Business Solutions through Collaborative Strategy , a book on how to create and implement high-impact strategies for social entrepreneurship.

By Peter Deitz | Mar. 22, 2010

Technology & Design

Mobile: Increasingly on Call

Mobile technology has become increasingly crucial within the field of international development, for issues ranging from private equity in Africa to crisis response.

By Scott E. Hartley | Mar. 1, 2010

Nonprofit Management

Leap Forward for Social Enterprises

By Suzie Boss | Feb. 24, 2010