Social Enterprise Business Ideas

  • 50 Eco-Friendly & Innovative Green Business Ideas for 2017

    The ozone layer is depleting, there is global warming and world leaders are all working hard to ensure that they save our world. Of course there are international conferences on a regular basis that are centered on going green, climate change and saving our world et al. We must...
  • How creative ideas are really born

    One of my favorite things to do is pull back the veil on everyday things and see what’s really going on versus what most people think. To do that today, let’s take a look at this fascinating example of how great ideas are really born. I recently saw a...
  • Snapchat rolls out Groups, letting you chat with up to 16 friends at once

    Snapchat is introducing a new Groups feature today that lets users converse with up to 16 friends at a time. Snapchatters can create a group while initiating a snap or when starting a new chat. You can also start one-to-one chats, called “Quick Chats,” from within a group by...
  • 5 powerful ideas for global impact from social entrepreneurs

    All of us wish to feel a sense of purpose in our careers and make a meaningful contribution to society, but it can be hard to know where to start. Social entrepreneurs offer a fascinating model. They combine compassion and business acumen to scale solutions that are needed now...
  • 8 Essential Steps to Rolling Out a Sales Commission Plan

    In every well-managed organization sales commission plans change regularly. To outsiders, this is often surprising. Why, the finance person wonders, is it that we need yet another new sales commission plan this year? The reality is that commission plans must change to reflect new business priorities. In any good...
  • 6 Things You Should Be Doing to Keep Your Home-Based Business Running Smoothly

    Leaving behind the 9 to 5 and starting a home-based business is a dream for many Americans today. No need for the power tripping boss breathing down your neck, get the pay you deserve, and still manage to have time for your family makes perfect sense. While working at...
  • Every Mom Should Know About Running a Home-Based Business

    Whether you’re expecting your first baby, a mom who works outside of the home, or a stay-at-home mom without a current career or business, chances are you’ve at least thought about running a home-based business. After all, what could be better than making money from the comfort of home,...
  • The Lean Startup for Social Entrepreneurs

    I knew this was going to be the foundation: designing programs and products together with beneficiaries. The Why and the How The Lean Startup Cycle relies on integrating potential customers in every step of the development – from first idea to prototype. So, get comfortable with talking to the...
  • Build a Social Media Marketing Strategy for Your Business

    With hundreds of active social networks, it can be tough to know where you should start when it comes to marketing a business or building an online community. To help you get a better understanding of each network, and how you can use them for your business, we put...