The ABC's of Social Entrepreneurship
"The growing global community of social entrepreneurs offers a creative and hopeful response to a rapidly changing world filled with big, complex problems. It’s an approach rooted in caring and empathy," say Bill Drayton, Chair & CEO of Ashoka.
"Social Entrepreneurs Point the Way", Bill Drayton, Ashoka explains in this interview. See the full interview here.
Watch "The Power of Social Entrepreneurship: by P R Ganapathy" in this TedTalk.
Social entrepreneurs drive social innovation and transformation in various fields including education, health, environment and enterprise development. They pursue poverty alleviation goals with entrepreneurial zeal, business methods and the courage to innovate and overcome traditional practices. A social entrepreneur, similar to a business entrepreneur, builds strong and sustainable organizations, which are either set up as not-for-profits or companies. Read the entire "What is a social entrepreneur" article posted by Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurs.
Do You Have What it Takes to Be a Social Entrepreneur?