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[ CCSE ] Former PM Paul Martin on Social Enterprise

Former Prime Minister of Canada Paul Martin speaking at the Centre for Social Innovation in Toronto as part of the 3rd Canadian Conference on Social Enterprise. Paul Martin touched on the topic of creating an enabling environment for social entrepreneurs, and coming from a government/policy background, he urges the Canadian government to provide the same…

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[ CCSE ] The Business of Social Enterprise Workshop Session – Day 1

Im currently sitting in the foyer of the George Brown College Institute of Entrepreneurship and Community Innovation in downtown Toronto, waiting for the workshop on “The Business of Social Enterprise” to begin. It should prove useful. I’ll update this post as the day goes by. If you’re on twitter, follow the #ccse hashtag for conference proceedings. It…

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Business Models Beyond Profit

Business Models Beyond Profit – Social Entrepreneurship Lecture View more documents from Alexander Osterwalder. Business Models Beyond Profit, is a slide deck that has been making the rounds within a number of social enterprise circles lately, incorporating critical elements of social and environmental impact, on top of the necessary condition of generating revenue in order to…

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Solutions to Help Millions of People Escape Poverty

Paul Polak’s Out of Poverty Talk View more presentations from rafe.furst. Paul Polak, founder of International Development Enterprises (IDE) and author of Out of Poverty, spoke at the University of Waterloo on Thursday night where he discussed solutions to help millions of people escape poverty. Paul, along with Gerry Dyck, IDE’s first staff member, told the story…