Social Enterprise: 3 THINGS to Know, Read and Hear
We get it. Life is crazy and balancing out your time can be super hard. With so much going on it’s difficult stay ahead of the learning game and easy to lose track of what’s happening in the world of social impact. The trick is to stop trying to read everything out there. There’s too much. And you’re too busy. Instead, give us roughly 3 minutes each fortnight and we’ll brief you on the 3 THINGS you need to know, read and hear. If you’re passionate about creating positive social and environmental impact, our handpicked content is all you need to stay informed and inspired.
For the week ending 04/02/2018, here’s…
What you need to know:
2018 Social Enterprise Predictions. Social Traders managing director David Brookes shares his three expectations for social enterprise for the coming 12 months, as part of a series of 2018 predictions from leading experts across the social sector.
What you need to read:
Early-stage Entrepreneurs Can Drive New Social Movements. Three unique roles social entrepreneurs can play in driving community action and civic change.
What you need to hear:
Is Your Social Enterprise a Force for Good or a Parasite? TO Molefe’s talk at TEDxJohannesburgSalon challenges social entrepreneurs to question if their work is truly responding to the social ills that are caused by unjust systems or simply profiting from the effects of these unjust systems.