Category Strategy

An Introduction to Social Enterprise Risk Management (guest post)

Social enterprises need to manage risk like any other business. And while the risks that social enterprises face may be similar to those of a traditional business, there might be differences due to the activities in-hand or the service users. Risk management is a key tool…

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5 ways to use Instagram Live for your social enterprise

A few years ago, if you fancied running a live video broadcast, you’d need a whopping budget that could absorb the camera equipment, a huge satellite truck parked up outside the office and catering for the sizeable crew required to…

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Going social: what defines a social enterprise?

So, you’ve got a big idea, and you’re fairly confident it has a social purpose. Fantastic! There’s just one niggling doubt; you’re not entirely sure if it is social. In your mind, you’ve defined the purpose of your venture and…

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How to train your brain for business success

It’s January, which usually heralds a collective desire to eat healthily and the inevitable flood of new gym memberships that are entirely well-meaning but ultimately doomed. However, the start of a new year also marks the perfect time to begin…

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