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Social enterprise

Martin Price

Social enterprise

what it is and why it matters

by Martin Price

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Published by Fflan Ltd. in Dinas Powys, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social enterpreneurship -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMartin Price.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD60.5.G7 P75 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination83 p. ;
    Number of Pages83
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16876442M
    ISBN 109781905979004
    LC Control Number2008378325
    OCLC/WorldCa228634771

    functionality and vision for a Social Enterprise at Crossroads RI was formed. The development of a social enterprise at Crossroads RI would provide job training and employment opportunities for Crossroads’ clients. There was an underlying priority throughout Phase I to have this Social Enterprise be a waste-based Size: 1MB. Social enterprise -- how it works in Anytown -- 2. Positioning the social economy -- 3. Defining social and community enterprise -- 4. The nature of social enterprise -- 5. The origins and changing language of social enterprise -- 6. Social capital in building the social economy by Alan Kay -- 7. Taking the initiative -- 8.

    Social enterprise has become a much discussed term in recent years, often in conjunction with the public sector - the idea that entrepreneurship might somehow step in and save the public purse has taken hold in a number of areas. This book introduces and explains the terminology surrounding social e. Project HOME Now Accepting Book Donations. Tara Levine is a Saint Joseph’s University Student and Social Media Intern in our Social Enterprise Program. On J thousands of individuals were brought together during the Philadelphia Pride Parade and Festival. The Project HOME Social Enterprise team was among these individuals, serving.

    Get advice and case studies from Social Enterprise UK, Inspire2Enterprise and UnLtd or download guidance on business structures for social enterprises. Find out . The Social Enterprise Knowledge Network (English version) By Roberto Gutiérrez and James E. Austin In Colombia, a war-torn country with a civil society attempting to address the economic and social marginalization of many of its citizens, one is continually faced with unanswered questions.


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In this book, Yunus shows how social business has gone from being a theory to an inspiring practice, adopted by leading corporations, entrepreneurs, and social activists across Asia, South America, Europe and the US. Succeeding at Social Enterprise: Hard-Won Lessons for Nonprofits and Social Entrepreneurs (by the Social Enterprise Alliance) Although this book can be used by Social Entrepreneurs wannabes, I find it especially useful when you have validated your idea (with a pilot project or couple of early-adopters clients) and want to professionalise the.

A book about companies that donate profits and volunteers to charity: life-dedicated enterprises. They are setting a new bar of social enterprise. Social enterprise is a descriptive term for a range of businesses prioritising social goals, rather than a legal form in itself. In the Australian context, social enterprises take on a range of organisational legal structures, making it difficult to distinguish them from other organisations.

A social enterprise is an organization that employs a business model to tackle the world’s social and environmental challenges. There are only three ways that a social cause can garner income: donations, government grants and earned income.

This third avenue is. Management for Social Enterprise 1st Edition by Bob Doherty (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

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The Cambridge Handbook of Social Enterprise Law takes stock of the field and charts a course for its future development. It should be read by entrepreneurs, investors, practitioners, academics, students and anyone else interested in how companies are evolving to address new demands for capitalism with a conscience.

Reading The Art of Social Enterprise is like sitting down at the bar for a no-bull session with a couple of old hands-- the language is lively, the advice sage and you are looking for accessible wisdom when it comes to starting your own social enterprise, buy this bookEban Goodstein, Economist and Director, Bard MBA in Sustainability A book about business with /5(14).

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Book Description. In the absence of a widely accepted and common definition of social enterprise (SE), a large research project, the "International Comparative Social Enterprise Models" (ICSEM) Project, was carried out over a five-year period; it involved more than researchers from 55 countries and relied on bottom-up approaches to capture the SE phenomenon.

InHarvard Business School launched the ‘Social Enterprise Initiative’, one of the milestones of the period. Since then, other major universities – including Columbia, Stanford and Yale – and various foundations have set up training and support programmes for social enterprisesCited by: social enterprise definition: 1.

an organization that aims to make money in order to serve a useful social purpose: 2. the. Learn more. A social enterprise or social business is defined as a business that has specific social objectives that serve its primary purpose. Social enterprises seek to Author: Adam Barone.

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Toward a Preemptive Social Enterprise. A NEW BOOK FROM MATTHEW MANOS. Social entrepreneurship is almost always too late. As practitioners of social enterprise, we hold the assumption that our responsibility is to exclusively act post-crisis in order to gradually chip away at a persistent problem, or to maintain a state of peace.

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In addition to his most recent book, Jerr's Journal: My Adventures in Social Enterprise, he is the author or editor of six previous books, including Boschee on Marketing, The Social Enterprise Sourcebook, and the award-winning Migrating from Innovation to Entrepreneurship: How Nonprofits are Moving toward Sustainability and Self-Sufficiency.

A social enterprise is an organization that applies commercial strategies to maximize improvements in financial, social and environmental well-being—this may include maximizing social impact alongside profits for co-owners.

Social enterprises can be structured as a for-profit or non-profit, and may take the form (depending on in which country the entity exists and the .My book on social enterprise has got some great reviews so I’ve decided to launch a paperback version as well as the existing e-book version.

Both are available from Amazon. Don’t forget 50% of the profits from book sales go to the Lewis Enterprise Foundation to helpchildren out of poverty around the world.This updated edition of Understanding Social Enterprise comes packed with a wealth of learning features to help students understand the theory and practice within this ever expanding field.

Updates to this edition include: New case studies and examples throughout ; Considerations of new developments in policy, the economy and legal implications of social enterprise.