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Three Takeaways in my First Steps as a Social Entrepreneur

This article was originally posted on Dowser. It is written by Armand Tossou, a Fulbright scholar from Benin who is an MBA Candidate in the  805 more words

Sustainable Enterprise

The life of an Entrepreneur, it’s a Gamble

By Kenny Figueroa

I remember the first class I took with Dr. Eric Gamble, and what made him stand apart from previous professors I’d had. Two minutes into our class introduction, he recited the hook of Wu-Tang Clan’s early hit C.R.E.A.M. 825 more words


Is the classic exam finally going to change?

I would´t say that I had a hard time in school. My grades was above average and I had some fantastic teachers.

I was studying Social Science and most of our assignments was written as a rapport, we didn’t have many classic exams in the subjects that I studied. 125 more words

Social Entrepreneur

Shout out WHY!

I’ve long had a battle with myself over whether and when to sell the fact that we are a social enterprise. In the past we have had negative reactions to our employment practice of employing people with a mental illness and undoubtedly have lost contracts, but the longer I am in this business of social enterprise and the more I understand our customers and revenue streams, the more I think we need to sing it from the roof tops. 88 more words

A Social Entrepreneurs Diary

Get motivated by sailing

In Februari 2013 I was asked to go on a sailing trip, I didn’t know  when or where but it sounded exciting.

In the end of April I finally got some information, I was supposed to go to Kalmar in Sweden and make my way to the ferry for Gdansk in Poland. 253 more words

Social Entrepreneur

A Socially Responsible Business: Skilled Volunteering

After long last, I have been able to make a new post for Marketing a Difference! Sometimes life just gets ahold of you…

I last discussed the true value of unskilled volunteering, which is actually remarkable. 265 more words

Faculty Spotlight - Ben Mangan Shares his Career Inspired by the Power of Social Contracts

Faculty Spotlight: Ben Mangan, Haas Lecturer and CEO of EARN

Business students in Lecturer Ben Mangan’s Leading Non-Profit and Social Enterprises course get exposure to more than lectures; they receive a toolkit for launching social ventures and nonprofits - strategies Mangan, who… 340 more words