Social Entrepreneurs

Innovation

Can Entrepreneurs Disrupt Worldwide Social and Environmental Problems?

Learn how the UAE is encouraging entrepreneurs to tackle global challenges.

10 Business Ideas to Make Easy Money and Change the World

If problems are opportunities to sell solutions, this world is very rich with opportunities.

Kristen Bell and Her Cofounders Built a Company to Save Lives. But Growing It Wasn't So Simple.

With an entrepreneurial can-do mindset, the four Hollywood vets have built a business with soaring sales and global impact.

Want to Save the World? Kristen Bell Can Tell You How.

Bell and the other founders of This Saves Lives answer burning questions from budding social entrepreneurs.

Kristen Bell and the Founders of This Saves Lives Talk Building a Brand With a Mission

Check out our behind-the-scenes video of Kristen Bell, Ryan Devlin, Todd Grinnell and Ravi Patel at our April/May cover shoot, where they chatted about social entrepreneurship, working with friends, and being your best.

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Forget Unicorns. We Need More 'Zebra' Startups.

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How to Navigate the Murky Waters of Taking a Stand on Social Issues

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Entrepreneurship Is How Families Are Creating Meaningful Jobs for Their Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

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The Surprising Advantages Environmental Entrepreneurs Have Over Established Companies

Our research suggests that environmental entrepreneurs may differ in important ways from your run of the mill entrepreneurs.

How Lauren Conrad and Hannah Skvarla Curated Handmade Goods From Around the World to Build Nonprofit The Little Market

The co-founders traveled the globe and even worked out of a grandmother's garage to bring their fair-trade operation to life.

'Mentorship is a Conversation for Life' Says the Mentor of This Social Entrepreneur

Priti Krishtel applied to the Echoing Green Fellowship to help her nonprofit, I-MAK, get off the ground. But she got more than she bargained for when she found a lifelong mentor.
Pitching Investors

How to Attract the Socially Conscious Investor

Like consumers, investors are voting with their wallets for socially responsible businesses. Here's how to get their vote.

'She's My Adult Spirit Animal,' Says This Social Entrepreneur About Her Mentor

Just Speak founder Brittni Kellom has no shortage of passion for her organization's mission, but she looks to her mentor for wisdom and guidance.

'When You Feel Alone, Crazy' -- This Social Entrepreneur's Mentor Talks Her Through the Rough Patches

B-360 founder Brittany Young is a self-described optimist who always expects the best. So her mentor helps her manage expectations and navigate when things go wrong.

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