Social Entrepreneurship

A Mega-Investor's 6 Best Marketing Tips for Social Businesses and Nonprofits
Social Entrepreneurs

A Mega-Investor's 6 Best Marketing Tips for Social Businesses and Nonprofits

When your business is mission-driven, there is the added complexity of educating potential customers on the purpose and the drive behind the organization.
Carol Roth
There's a Growing Desire to Do Good in the Tech World
Social Entrepreneurs

There's a Growing Desire to Do Good in the Tech World

A growing number of people are trying to prove to investors, other startups and the world at large that it's possible to build a socially-minded business without necessarily having to be a non-profit.
Zach Cutler
5 Business Lessons from KIND Founder and CEO Daniel Lubetzky
Make More Happen

5 Business Lessons from KIND Founder and CEO Daniel Lubetzky

KIND Snacks founder Daniel Lubetzky candidly talks about the failures and stories that shaped his company's $1 billion sales success.
Carolyn Sun
Kickstarter CEO: Why We're a Benefits Corporation, Not a Nonprofit
Kickstarter

Kickstarter CEO: Why We're a Benefits Corporation, Not a Nonprofit

Yancey Strickler explains why the for-profit model works for his mission-driven crowdfunding platform.
Catherine Clifford
This Washington, D.C. Launchpad Helps Social Enterprises Help Others
Incubators

This Washington, D.C. Launchpad Helps Social Enterprises Help Others

The Halcyon Incubator offers a stipend, mentorship, PR help and more.
Michelle Goodman
When More Is Less: This Social Entrepreneur Says Social Entrepreneurship Is Often Smoke and Mirrors
Social Entrepreneurs

When More Is Less: This Social Entrepreneur Says Social Entrepreneurship Is Often Smoke and Mirrors

At a time when social entrepreneurs are hungry for eye-popping numbers -- things donated, lives changed -- Jacob Lief is going against the grain.
Catherine Clifford
How Data Science Is Fueling Social Entrepreneurship
Small Business - Big Impact

How Data Science Is Fueling Social Entrepreneurship

To be successful, businesses on a mission to do good should look to and rely on hard numbers.
Sujan Patel
Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs on Filling the Skills Gap and Doing Social Good
Mike Rowe

Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs on Filling the Skills Gap and Doing Social Good

For the popular TV host, business sometimes comes down to mercenary versus missionary.
Jason Fell
Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World
Small Business - Big Impact

Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World

Library for All has built a 1,700-plus book library for students in Haiti and the Democratic Republic of the Congo that exists in the cloud.
Laura Entis
All Entrepreneurship Is 'Social' Entrepreneurship
Make More Happen

All Entrepreneurship Is 'Social' Entrepreneurship

Social good flows through the arteries of all entrepreneurship. It's time we recognize that business is not a bad thing.
Ray Hennessey
100 Brilliant Companies to Watch
100 Brilliant Companies

100 Brilliant Companies to Watch

Here are the companies that represent the problem-solving, void-filling, consumer-driven landscape of entrepreneurship today.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe
Social Entrepreneurship

B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe

Nonprofit B Lab is tasked with issuing the certificates and looks at a company's contribution to the environment, community and employees.
Catherine Clifford
How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company
Small Business - Big Impact

How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company

Their mission is to help the women of Ghana start businesses that solve an age-old crisis: the shortage of clean water.
Sumi Krishnan