Tag Archives: Social entrepreneurship

Doing Good Doing Well (DGDW) 2019 – Vital information

The Library wants to help IESE community get the most out of IESE’s upcoming Doing Good Doing Well (DGDW) conference: “Shaping Tomorrow Today”. To that end, the Library Team has compiled the following list of resources and services to help users prepare for and take full advantage of the event. Books and Articles Books at IESE Library about: Social …
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Doing Good Doing Well (DGDW) 2018 – Vital information

The Library wants to help IESE community get the most out of IESE’s upcoming Doing Good Doing Well (DGDW) conference: “Accelerating Towards a New World”. To that end, the Library Team has compiled the following list of resources and services to help users prepare for and take full advantage of the event. Books, Articles and News Books at IESE …
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Doing Good Doing Well (DGDW) 2017 – Vital information

The Library wants to help IESE community get the most out of IESE’s upcoming Doing Good Doing Well (DGDW) conference: “Purpose beyond profit”. To that end, the Library Team has compiled the following list of resources and services to help users prepare for and take full advantage of the event. Books, Articles and News Books about Social Entrepreneurship, Social Responsibility …
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GEM Report on Social Entrepreneurship 2015

Social and environmental problems are ubiquitous around the world. Hence, politicians, business leaders and members of society call for endeavours that focus on social and environmental objectives. Some of these are pursued by governments and by semi-public organisations. However, there is no clear boundary concerning which social and environmental problems should be the responsibility of …
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Do the kind thing: think boundlessly, work purposefully, live passionately by Daniel Lubetzky

Overview: When Daniel Lubetzky started KIND Healthy Snacks in 2004, he aimed to defy the conventional wisdom that snack bars could never be both tasty and healthy, convenient and wholesome. A decade later, the transformative power of the company’s “AND” philosophy has resulted in an astonishing record of achievement. KIND has become the fastest-growing purveyor …
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Rippling: how social entrepreneurs spread innovation throughout the world by Beverly Schwartz. (San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2012.)

Overview Drawing on the knowledge and experience of working with hundreds the world’s top social change leaders in all fields, Beverly Schwartz presents a model for change based on five proven principles that any individual leader or organization can apply to bring about deep, lasting and systematic change. Rippling shows how to activate the type …
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“El emprendimiento social: estructura organizativa, retos y perspectivas de futuro”

A new study by Marta Curto and published by the “la Caixa” Chair of Corporate Social Responsibility and Corporate Governance looks at the organization and governance of social businesses, how they raise capital and other challenges they face, such as access to marketing and the professionalization of the sector. Recent studies have highlighted the need …
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Building Social Business: the New Kind of Capitalism that Serves Humanity's Most Pressing Needs by Muhammad Yunus with Karl Weber. ISBN: 9781586488246

Synopsis from the Publisher Muhammad Yunus, the practical visionary who pioneered microcredit and, with his Grameen Bank, won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, has developed a visionary new dimension for capitalism which he dubs “social business.” By harnessing the energy of profit-making to the objective of fulfilling human needs, social business creates self-supporting, viable commercial …
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