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Dec 19 2018

Dead Aid & The Fine Line Corporate Social Responsibility Treads On

By: Srivarun Tummarakota    It’s undeniable that the phrase “corporate social responsibility (CSR)” has become a buzzword in the 21st century, popping up in mission statements for large multi-national corporations and small mom-and-pop shops alike. Whether it’s to build up a brand, develop a connection with a consumer,...

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Apr 04 2016

STREAT: Tastes Good, Does Good

Taking a business model that already exists, and re-purposing it to create social good. This is the genius simplicity behind the successful social enterprise based in Melbourne, Australia, STREAT.   Beginning with a street food cart in Melbourne in 2010, STREAT now has five cafes, a catering...

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Mar 14 2016

Impakt and HireUp Visit Vancouver

  Impakt and HireUp were in Vancouver last month! Things went smoothly travel wise, and we were warmly welcomed by our hotel, The Blue Horizon.   The meetings started off with a presentation to the Vancouver HR Non-Profit Roundtable, sharing with them the HireUp program, and its successes...

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Jan 15 2016

The Social Enterprise – A New Way To Make a Change

The shifting focus towards social enterprises is a major trend in the social change space.   There is an increasing recognition that the way things are currently being done isn’t really working. This is leading people to start thinking differently about the impossible to ignore problems our...

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Dec 22 2015

The Rise of the Social Enterprise

CEOs around the world are endorsing the creation of social change through starting businesses. In the video below, AOL founder Steve Case discusses the rise in the creation of social enterprises. These businesses are solving social problems, while at the same time creating jobs and...

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