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seif Awards for Social Entrepreneurship 2016

The seif Awards for Social Entrepreneurship represent the largest business plan competition in German speaking countries with a total of CHF 40.000 in cash prizes available to four outstanding social enterprises in the categories of seif Award for Social Entrepreneurship, UBS A wards for Entrepreneurial Innovation, SUV A A ward for Integration and Prevention, and PwC Award for Future Trends. 310 more words


(Blog #2) TOMS and the art of paying it forward: One shoe at a time

Image courtesy: Ariel Waldman. Via Creative Commons License: CC BY-SA 2.0 

It started in 2006.

Blake Mycoskie, the twenty-nine year old serial entrepreneur from Arlington, Texas, had just packed his bags and left for a holiday in Argentina. 280 more words


Making a business out of restraining people's wants

A couple of weeks ago, I had a good long chat with a friend who used to be a housemate and who is now engaged in his own business. 284 more words

Life In General

Welcome to "Turducken Kidding Me - A Social Solopreneur's Journey"

Hello and welcome!  Just a quick sticky post to explain what this blog is all about and why you should keep coming back to read more.   437 more words

Aspiring To Aspire

Honor Roll: T.R.A.P. House

The Honor Roll is a series that highlights the amazing work that’s being done in the social sector to build economic self-sufficiency and pathways out of poverty. 375 more words

Social Entrepreneurship

Dyslexia: Making Learning Relevant

Recently, we spoke to Dean Bragonier, founder of Noticeability, a non profit enabling students with dyslexia to cultivate their strengths and providing tools to the adults that serve them. 855 more words

Landmark School

Risk-Taking and the Entrepreneur

At the end of my and Jackie’s Echoing Green New Fellows Retreat, all of us newly minted Fellows received gray shirts with large white boxes across the chest.  856 more words