social entrepreneurship

social entrepreneurship

The Startup Ethic and the Charitable Impulse
Pop Goes The Pivot

Social enterprise network daily: Wednesday 6 June

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We round up some of the most useful and interesting social enterprise links from around the webSocial enterprise: Olympics offer sporting chanceThe FT reports on how the Olympic and Paralympic Games are providing physical legacy and urban regeneration with high-profile sponsors working quietly with local communities around the Olympic park...
Social enterprise network daily: Wednesday 6 June

For a panel on social entrepreneurship. (@ Green Spaces New York w/ @infoarbitrage) http://4sq.com/9GA0pk

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For a panel on social entrepreneurship. (@ Green Spaces New York w/ @infoarbitrage) http://4sq.com/9GA0pk
10 startups put 'civic lens' on tech to drive change in communities

Twitter's top trumps: are you the Lady Gaga of social enterprise?

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Ever wondered how influential you are in the world of social enterprise? Find out whether you've made our list of the top 20 most connected tweetersOf all the pieces of advice I received at university, as I prepared to enter the competitive world of journalism, one rather hyperbolic statement has...
Twitter's top trumps: are you the Lady Gaga of social enterprise?
Milk Virtual Goats For Womens' Rights In This New Facebook Game

Entrepreneurship and Social Impact in the Middle East -- Business as Unusual?

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It is a striking feature of the growing startup ecosystems in the Middle East that the lines between “entrepreneurship” and “social entrepreneurship” — that is, entrepreneurship that makes a social impact — often blur. Where conventional wisdom wrings its hands that social and economic problems seem increasingly unsolvable by traditional...
Entrepreneurship and Social Impact in the Middle East -- Business as Unusual?

Social Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

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Social Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

Three Steps To Unleashing Africa's Genius | Social Entrepreneurship | Change.org

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Three Steps To Unleashing Africa's Genius | Social Entrepreneurship | Change.org
Roozt Launches "One Member. One Meal" Initiative to Feed America's Hungry

Q&A: How Hub Ventures plans to change the world

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There is something unusual about Hub Ventures. Certainly there are dozens of Bay Area tech accelerators, but few would exclusively fund startups that make the world a better place. Even fewer would handpick entrepreneurs with no concrete notion of how to make money, and train them to become social business...
Q&A: How Hub Ventures plans to change the world

FounderDating Partners with Teach For America to Help EdTech Entrepreneurs Co-Founder Up

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FounderDating, the pre-eminent co-founder matchmaking service and entrepreneur networking platform, is moving beyond the generalities of a “technology” focus to announce its first sector specific vertical. The company has partnered with Teach For America’s Social Entrepreneurship Initiative in Launching FounderDating Education. The interest driven network will foster business relationships...
FounderDating Partners with Teach For America to Help EdTech Entrepreneurs Co-Founder Up

Conferences You Don't Want To Miss In April

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KEY (OUT OF FIVE): LEARNABILITY: SCHMOOZABILITY: COSTABILITY: April 2nd Where Conference, San Francisco Learn how to turn location tech into smart business at this O'Reilly confab. 5th Simmons Leadership Conference, BostonGirl power prevails at this women-only meeting, featuring speaker sessions by female power players such as HP CEO Meg Whitman....
Conferences You Don't Want To Miss In April

Meet Fledge: The first incubator for ‘conscious’ companies

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Michael “Luni” Libes has spent the past 20 years building software companies, creating new upstarts such as Ground Truth, Medio Systems, 2Way and Nimble Corp. But Libes is now switching gears with the formation of Fledge, a new Seattle incubator which he says modeled on TechStars but is specifically designed...
Meet Fledge: The first incubator for ‘conscious’ companies

20 fresh global teams are pitching today for Start-Up Chile's third Demo Day

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Government-supported startup accelerator Start-Up Chile is holding its third Demo Day today, and has announced a few tweaks to its modus operandi. As a matter of fact,  the organization is partnering with US social entrepreneurship event Common Pitch, which is for the very first time coming to Latin America. The...
20 fresh global teams are pitching today for Start-Up Chile's third Demo Day

Now There's A Way To Take Ivy League Classes Without Paying A Dime

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If you've always dreamed of learning from a professor at an Ivy League school, but can't afford it, Coursera wants you to go to their website. The social entrepreneurship company offers courses from Princeton University, Stanford University, University of California, Berkeley, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, and University of Pennsylvania, for...
Now There's A Way To Take Ivy League Classes Without Paying A Dime
Startup Spotlight: Hydros battles the global water crisis
Entrepreneur “student fair on steroids” brings heavy hitter VCs to Stanford

Does your startup do good? Intel competition rewards social entrepreneurship

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It’s not nearly often enough that we hear about startup ideas that address global hunger, fuel inefficiency, or support the deaf and blind. Each year Intel throws an event to do just that — to uncover these ideas from research labs, and provide them with funds for launch in the global...
Does your startup do good? Intel competition rewards social entrepreneurship

The Getaway Career: An Intimate Tale Of Jetting To Brazil In Search Of Love, Life, And A Startup Hit

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"It all started with a Brazilian girl," says Ilya Brotzky, a 24-year-old Canadian in one of Rio de Janiero's top startup incubators. "She told me about the beaches in Floripa, how the girls there kiss you so easily. You can imagine how I felt: This was in the middle of...
The Getaway Career: An Intimate Tale Of Jetting To Brazil In Search Of Love, Life, And A Startup Hit
LendUp uses 'big data' to bring better small-dollar loans to people in need

Social Entrepreneurship Super-Duo, Biz Stone And Evan Williams, To Join Us At Disrupt SF

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The Twitter duo are back! We’re excited to announce that co-founders Biz Stone and Evan Williams are joining us on stage at Disrupt, after their widely publicized departure from leading Twitter to focus on social entrepreneurship. They’ll be speaking about their stealthy social-good incubator, Obvious (which invests in companies such as the recently...
Social Entrepreneurship Super-Duo, Biz Stone And Evan Williams, To Join Us At Disrupt SF
Want to make money & change the world? An idiot's guide to 'social entrepreneurship'

QMágico's co-founder talks social entrepreneurship and education in Brazil

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Thiago Feijão was one of the panelists speaking at Entrepreneur Week Brazil, which took place for the first time in Rio de Janeiro last week. As the co-founder of edtech startup QMágico, he talked about social entrepreneurship and education opportunities in Brazil. TNW: What problem is QMágico tackling? Thiago Feijão: Around the world, technology has been...
QMágico's co-founder talks social entrepreneurship and education in Brazil
Crowdcases launches to connect nonprofits & designers (exclusive)
Kid's biz: ILifte teaches entrepreneurship to elementary schoolers
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