Social Entrepreneurship

How Can We Design Truly Gender-Neutral Work Places

The societal perceptions of gender are changing. Traditional male and female identities and roles are being questioned and re-defined. In the current gender and identity landscapes, it is very important that design of workplaces supports and enables the ownership and acceptance within this …

Entrepreneurship

Social Impact 360 Announced 1st Service Corps for Business for Good to Transform the Future of Corporate Social Responsibility – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

NEW YORK, Apr. 23 /CSRwire/ - At the height of the youth uprising, a second youth movement is poised to solve social issues.<p>On April 21st, 2018,</b> …

CSR

John Rowse, 74, teacher and founder of building and boatbuilding programs

When John Rowse founded the Boston Building Materials Cooperative 40 years ago, he had goals beyond launching a nonprofit.<p>“We’re all in it for the …

Boston

Black Excellence: Two African Americans Receive Prestigious Harvard Business School Award

It may be the first time that two African Americans received this award in the same year. Carla A. Harris, vice chairman at Morgan Stanley; and …

Harvard Business School

Watch: The Week That Wasn't With Cyrus Broacha

July 21, 2018, 4:42 pm<p>In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't' Cyrus Broacha talks about Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy's 'emotional outburst', …

India News

His Business Model? Pay $10 to Meet a Celebrity, Raise Millions for Charity

It started with a charity auction. Matt Pohlson and his business school buddy Ryan Cummins — both filmmakers turned aspiring social entrepreneurs — …

Selling

Opinion: Academy hopes to fulfill promise to San Jose families

Two years ago, I sat in the living room of a dad here in downtown San Jose and asked him about his hopes and dreams for his son. He said that every …

San Jose

2018 HLPF Side Event: Innovation and Impact Investment for the SDGs: Tools for Advancing Reforms

17 Jul 2018 - 2018 HLPF Side Event.<p>The Sustainable Development Goals call for new approaches and innovative solutions for social change, beyond …

Innovation

Bag a change

The support for cloth bags has never been so loud and persistent. The recent plastic ban in Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh has rekindled the hope for …

India

Social Innovation - Reports - World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum Project Team<p>Manju George, Global Leadership Fellow, World Economic Forum; Community Lead, Schwab Foundation for Social …

World Economic Forum

10 essential podcast episodes for social entrepreneurs

Grab your headphones and listen in: these are the most important, insightful episodes of the most entertaining and useful social enterprise podcasts …

Entrepreneurship

How Do We Design Workplaces For Inclusivity And Diversity

What is an inclusive workplace? An inclusive workplace is one that values individual differences in the workforce, and makes them feel welcome and accepted.<p>Inclusivity and diversity are moral and legal responsibilities and employers are working hard to give diverse voices a platform. However, …

The Workplace

'She's My Adult Spirit Animal,' Says This Social Entrepreneur About Her Mentor

Just Speak founder Brittni Kellom has no shortage of passion for her organization's mission, but she looks to her mentor for wisdom and guidance.<p>6 min read<p><i>In the</i> Women Entrepreneur <i>series</i> Mentor Moments<i>, female founders sit down to chat with their own mentors (and us!) about how and why the</i> …

Entrepreneurship

This Social Venture Is Using Sustainable Agriculture To Improve Lives One Craft Chocolate Bar At A Time

<i>Photo credit: Krakakoa</i><p>Krakakoa, a craft chocolate social venture, trains and equips cocoa farmers in Indonesia with the skills and resources to …

Farming

Creating Opportunity for Indian Entrepreneurs

13 Jul 2018<p>Topics:<p><b>Harsh Bhargava (MBA 1977)</b>, president of the Washington, DC–based consulting company Bankworld, built I Create, a nonprofit …

Entrepreneurship

BioEnterprise, Akron's Bounce Innovation Hub set up a joint office

BioEnterprise, the Cleveland-based nonprofit health care and bioscience business accelerator, and Akron's Bounce Innovation Hub are teaming up to …

Cleveland

Announcing The Fourth Class Of The Health Innovators Fellowship - Viewing Blog Post - AGLN - Aspen Global Leadership Network

21 highly successful health care leaders were selected to the 2018 Class of Health Innovators Fellows. They join a network of entrepreneurs and …

Health Care

Do you have an innovation strategy?

A recent article by Juruzelski, Loehr and Holman from Booz Consulting (www.strategy-business.com) noted that there is no statistically significant …

Innovation

Can He Crowdfund Solutions for Palestine Where Foreign Aid Has Failed?

A program unique in the Arab world to teach schoolchildren about water conservation and environmental stewardship is off the ground. An Olympic …

Israel

Darlinghurst: First $1m terrace sells again

The Darlinghurst terrace.<p>NEXUS INITIATIVE co-founder Chris Selth has sold his Darlinghurst terrace, which was the first to pass the $1 million …

Real Estate

Red Bull Amaphiko is returning to Baltimore this summer

After holding its first U.S. Academy program for social entrepreneurs in Baltimore last summer, <b>Red Bull Amaphiko</b> is planning another event series in …

Entrepreneurship

Embracing Emerging Technology for Social Change

Emerging technologies like biotech and artificial intelligence have the potential to transform so many of the systems that make up the world around …

Innovation

Red Bull Amaphiko to host second festival in Baltimore in August

Red Bull Amaphiko is back for its second year in Baltimore to host the Red Bull Amaphiko Festival this August, a three-day event featuring a host of …

Festivals

Here is Why Social Entrepreneurs are Silent Revolutionaries

Profit generation is not the sole objective of Social entrepreneurs, let's explore the subject a little more<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Often, large-scale social problems …

Entrepreneurship (India)

What is a Microloan and Where Can You Get One for Your Small Business?

Microloans are small loans which are issued to businesses by individuals opposed to credit unions or banks. The concept of microcredit originated in …

Small Business

Social entrepreneurs seen revitalizing traditional weaving

Watch more in iWantv or TFC.tv<p>MANILA - Traditional weaving in the Philippines is getting revitalized thanks to social enterprises that seek to expand …

Social Enterprise

Energy access - a human right or a human need?

Part three in Pollinate Energy’s “Ethics of Energy Access and Consumption” talk series is “Energy Access – a Human Right or a Human Need?”<p>If we all …

Renewable Energy

The Nascent Nonprofit Organization—What Happens Before a Nonprofit Is Born?

Share26<p>Tweet59<p>Email<p>Share<p>85 Shares<p>“WAITING TO BE BORN AGAIN” BY LYNNETTE SHELLEY/WWW.LYNNETTESHELLEY.COM<p><i>Editors’ note: This article is from</i> NPQ<i>’s</i> …

Nonprofits

A suggestion from Herbert Spencer for CEO SleepOut cynics

William Shakespeare wrote that the good we do “is oft interred”. So it seems with South Africa’s annual CEO SleepOut, of which I have now had my …

William Shakespeare

'When You Feel Alone, Crazy' -- This Social Entrepreneur's Mentor Talks Her Through the Rough Patches

B-360 founder Brittany Young is a self-described optimist who always expects the best. So her mentor helps her manage expectations and navigate when things go wrong.<p>6 min read<p><i>In the Women Entrepreneur series</i> <i>Mentor Moments</i><i>, female founders sit down to chat with their own mentors (and us!) about how</i> …

Entrepreneurship